WoRMS taxon details

Sparganophilus helenae Reynolds, 1980

992709  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:992709)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Reynolds, J. W. (1980). The earthworm family Sparganophilidae (Annelida, Oligochaeta) in North America. Megadrilogica. 3(12): 189-211. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  NBM 980.79.14, geounit North Carolina...  
Holotype NBM 980.79.14, geounit North Carolina (BRUNSWICK CO., NORTH CAROLINA, USA. NC Slate Road 211 ~ 11.9 km nnw of I hn 17 at bend in wet ditch. ) [details]
Etymology This species is named in honour of Helen B. Gates, wife of Gordon E. Gatcs, who for sixty years has helped and sacrified so...  
Etymology This species is named in honour of Helen B. Gates, wife of Gordon E. Gatcs, who for sixty years has helped and sacrified so that he could devote much of his time and efforts to the advancement of Oligochaetology. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Sparganophilus helenae Reynolds, 1980. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=992709 on 2018-07-21
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original description Reynolds, J. W. (1980). The earthworm family Sparganophilidae (Annelida, Oligochaeta) in North America. Megadrilogica. 3(12): 189-211. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype NBM 980.79.14, geounit North Carolina (BRUNSWICK CO., NORTH CAROLINA, USA. NC Slate Road 211 ~ 11.9 km nnw of I hn 17 at bend in wet ditch. ) [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology This species is named in honour of Helen B. Gates, wife of Gordon E. Gatcs, who for sixty years has helped and sacrified so that he could devote much of his time and efforts to the advancement of Oligochaetology. [details]