WoRMS name details

Ereutho antarctica Willey, 1902

339618  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:339618)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Willey, A. (1902). XII. Polychaeta In: Sharpe, B.; Bell, J. (eds). Report on the collections of natural history made in the Antarctic regions during the voyage of the "Southern Cross",. pp. 262-283, plates 241-246. British Museum, London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/45289#page/276/mode/1up
page(s): 281, plate XLII fig. 6, plate XLVI fig. 6 [details]   
Holotype  NHMUK 1902.1.8.18, locality Adare, Cape (Cape...  
Holotype NHMUK 1902.1.8.18, locality Adare, Cape (Cape Adare, Victoria Land, Antarctica (gazetteer estimate using Carsten Borchegrevink's "Southern Cross" Expedition hut as reference: -71.3086° 170.1899°); shore, washed up after a gale) [details]
Type locality contained in Southern Ocean  
type locality contained in Southern Ocean [details]
Note Cape Adare, Victoria Land, Antarctica,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Cape Adare, Victoria Land, Antarctica, Antarctic Ocean (gazetteer estimate using Carsten Borchegrevink's "Southern Cross" Expedition hut as reference: -71.3086° 170.1899°). [details]
Depth range Holotype collected ashore, washed up after a gale.  
Depth range Holotype collected ashore, washed up after a gale. [details]

Distribution Antarctic Ocean: Cape Adare (Victoria Land, Antarctica).  
Distribution Antarctic Ocean: Cape Adare (Victoria Land, Antarctica). [details]

Etymology Not explicitly stated, but the specific epithet antarctica refers clearly to the type locality of the species, Antarctica.  
Etymology Not explicitly stated, but the specific epithet antarctica refers clearly to the type locality of the species, Antarctica. [details]

Taxonomy Moved to a different genus.  
Taxonomy Moved to a different genus. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Ereutho antarctica Willey, 1902. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=339618 on 2018-06-23
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-11-02 19:13:26Z
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2018-02-05 11:32:09Z
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original description Willey, A. (1902). XII. Polychaeta In: Sharpe, B.; Bell, J. (eds). Report on the collections of natural history made in the Antarctic regions during the voyage of the "Southern Cross",. pp. 262-283, plates 241-246. British Museum, London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/45289#page/276/mode/1up
page(s): 281, plate XLII fig. 6, plate XLVI fig. 6 [details]   

source of synonymy Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1
page(s): 19, figs. 5a-e; note: Polycirrus insignis Gravier, 1905, as a new junior synonym of the species [details]   

source of synonymy Hessle, Christian. (1917). Zur Kenntnis der terebellomorphen Polychaeten. Zoologiska bidrag från Uppsala. 5: 39-258, plates I-V., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38891407
page(s): 221; note: with Polycirrus kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885) [details]   

new combination reference Hartman, Olga. (1966). Polychaeta Myzostomidae and Sedentaria of Antarctica. Antarctic Research Series. 7: vii 1-158., available online at https://doi.org/10.1029/ar007
page(s): 105, plate XXXV figs. 2-3; note: as Polycirrus antarcticus (McIntosh, 1885) [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK 1902.1.8.18, locality Adare, Cape (Cape Adare, Victoria Land, Antarctica (gazetteer estimate using Carsten Borchegrevink's "Southern Cross" Expedition hut as reference: -71.3086° 170.1899°); shore, washed up after a gale) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Holotype collected ashore, washed up after a gale. [details]

Diagnosis Original diagnosis by Willey (1902: 281): "Fasciculi setarum capillarium a segmento tertio incipientes in segmentis XI obvii.[details]

Distribution Antarctic Ocean: Cape Adare (Victoria Land, Antarctica). [details]

Etymology Not explicitly stated, but the specific epithet antarctica refers clearly to the type locality of the species, Antarctica. [details]

Habitat Collected ashore, further details not known. [details]

Taxonomy Moved to a different genus. [details]

Type locality Cape Adare, Victoria Land, Antarctica, Antarctic Ocean (gazetteer estimate using Carsten Borchegrevink's "Southern Cross" Expedition hut as reference: -71.3086° 170.1899°). [details]