WoRMS taxon details

Aktedrilus mortoni Erséus, 1984

475579  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:475579)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Erséus, C. (1984). The marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) of Hong Kong and Southern China. Asian Marine Biology 1. The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. 135-175. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  BMNH 1983:67:1, locality Hong Kong (At point...  
Holotype BMNH 1983:67:1, locality Hong Kong (At point at outer end of N side of Starfish Bay (inner end of Tolo Channel)) [details]
Distribution Southern China  
Distribution Southern China [details]

Etymology Aktedrilus morroiti is named for Prof. Brian Morton (University of Hong Kong), who invited me to Hong Kong and encouraged...  
Etymology Aktedrilus morroiti is named for Prof. Brian Morton (University of Hong Kong), who invited me to Hong Kong and encouraged me to investigate the oligochaete fauna treated in the present paper. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Aktedrilus mortoni Erséus, 1984. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=475579 on 2018-04-19
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2010-05-11 08:20:37Z
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original description Erséus, C. (1984). The marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) of Hong Kong and Southern China. Asian Marine Biology 1. The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. 135-175. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Hallett, S. L.; Erseus, C.; Lester, R. J. G. (1997). Actinosporea from Hong Kong marine Oligochaeta. In: Proceedings of the Eighth International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China (ed. Morton, B.). The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China IV, Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 1-7. [details]   
Holotype BMNH 1983:67:1, locality Hong Kong (At point at outer end of N side of Starfish Bay (inner end of Tolo Channel)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Distribution Southern China [details]

Ecology Intertidal coarse sand. Aktedrilus mortoni, which also appears to be interstitial. coexists with A. sinensis at the type locality. [details]

Etymology Aktedrilus morroiti is named for Prof. Brian Morton (University of Hong Kong), who invited me to Hong Kong and encouraged me to investigate the oligochaete fauna treated in the present paper. [details]