WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos eltaninae Blake, 2017 
AphiaID: 934192

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos eltaninae (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos Day, 1977
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeitoscoloplos eltaninae Blake, 2017
Source  original description Blake, James A. (2017). Polychaeta Orbiniidae from Antarctica, the Southern Ocean, the Abyssal Pacific Ocean, and off South America. Zootaxa. 4218(1): 1-145 [monograph]., available online at http://www.biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4218.1.1/25653
page(s): 34 [details]

Environment marine
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology author: "named for the USNS Eltanin, former research vessel of the United States Antarctic Research Program." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North of Shag Rocks, South Georgia Island, South Atlantic Ocean, Eltanin Sta. 22-1527, 63.83°S, 62.60°W, 3742–3806 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:934192
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2017-01-11 21:25:40Z  created  Read, Geoffrey
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Read, G. (2017). Leitoscoloplos eltaninae. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=934192 on 2017-03-29
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License