WoRMS name details

Sphaerosyllis hystrix capensis Day, 1953

341013  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:341013)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Subspecies
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Day, John H. (1953). The polychaet fauna of South Africa. Part 2. Errant species from Cape shores and estuaries. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 12(3): 397-441.
page(s): 420, fig. 4g-l [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note Southeast Atlantic Ocean, South Africa, Cape...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Southeast Atlantic Ocean, South Africa, Cape Agulhas (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.8318º, long. 20.0123º), from intertidal shelly sand. [details]
Depth range Intertidal.   
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Southeast Atlantic Ocean: South Africa (Western Cape Province).   
Distribution Southeast Atlantic Ocean: South Africa (Western Cape Province).  [details]

Etymology The subspecific epithet capensis refers to the Western Cape Province (South Africa), where is located Cape Agulhas, the...  
Etymology The subspecific epithet capensis refers to the Western Cape Province (South Africa), where is located Cape Agulhas, the type locality of the species. [details]

Taxonomy Status changed.  
Taxonomy Status changed. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Sphaerosyllis hystrix capensis Day, 1953. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=341013 on 2020-02-20
Date
action
by
2008-03-19 16:32:34Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-05-14 14:34:56Z
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original description Day, John H. (1953). The polychaet fauna of South Africa. Part 2. Errant species from Cape shores and estuaries. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 12(3): 397-441.
page(s): 420, fig. 4g-l [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Hartman, Olga 1965. Supplement and index to the catalogue of the polychaetous annelids of the World, including additions and emendations since 1959. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation, 23: 1-197., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/19573
page(s): 32 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype NHMUK 1961.16.9-11, geounit Cape Agulhas [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Southeast Atlantic Ocean: South Africa (Western Cape Province).  [details]

Etymology The subspecific epithet capensis refers to the Western Cape Province (South Africa), where is located Cape Agulhas, the type locality of the species. [details]

Habitat Intertidal shelly sand.  [details]

Taxonomy Status changed. [details]

Type locality Southeast Atlantic Ocean, South Africa, Cape Agulhas (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.8318º, long. 20.0123º), from intertidal shelly sand. [details]