WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAktedrilus 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] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BMNH 1983:67:1, locality Hong Kong (At point...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1983:67:1, locality Hong Kong (At point at outer end of N side of Starfish Bay (inner end of Tolo Channel)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern China  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern China [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Aktedrilus morroiti is named for Prof. Brian...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]
van Haaren, T.; Timm, T. (2017). Aktedrilus mortoni Erséus, 1984. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=475579 on 2017-12-13

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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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1983:67:1, locality Hong Kong (At point at outer end of N side of Starfish Bay (inner end of Tolo Channel)) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern China [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Intertidal coarse sand. Aktedrilus mortoni, which also appears to be interstitial. coexists with A. sinensis at the type locality. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]