WoRMS taxon details

Protodrilidae Hatschek, 1888

994  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:994)

accepted
Family
Protodrilus Hatschek, 1881 (type by monotypy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hatschek, B. (1888-1891). Lehrbuch der Zoologie, eine morphologische Übersicht des Thierreiches zur Einführung in das Studium dieser Wissenschaft: Jena, Gustav Fischer. vol. 1 [1888], pp. i-iv, 1-144, vol. 2 [1889], pp. 145-304; vol. 3 [1891], pp. 305-432., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/16252
page(s): 415 [details]   
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Protodrilidae Hatschek, 1888. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=994 on 2018-11-13
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-12-15 20:01:16Z
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original description Hatschek, B. (1888-1891). Lehrbuch der Zoologie, eine morphologische Übersicht des Thierreiches zur Einführung in das Studium dieser Wissenschaft: Jena, Gustav Fischer. vol. 1 [1888], pp. i-iv, 1-144, vol. 2 [1889], pp. 145-304; vol. 3 [1891], pp. 305-432., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/16252
page(s): 415 [details]   

identification resource Westheide, W. (1990). Polychaetes: interstitial families: keys and notes for the identification of the species. Synopses of the British fauna (New Series), 44. Universal Book Services/Universal Book Services/Backhuys/W. Backhuys: Oegstgeest. ISBN 90-73348-08-0. VII, 152 pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 87 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Authority The Hartman catalogue, Westheide (1990), and other sources credit Czerniavsky (1881) with authorship of Protodrilidae. However Protodrilus Czerniavsky, 1881, a nomen dubium, is homonym to Protodrilus Hatschek, 1881, with no absolute proof of which is senior. For stability (short of applying for a ICZN ruling) Hatschek's genus is best considered senior and so the family name can only be based on Hatschek's genus, even though Hatschek did not use 'Protodrilidae' until later, at least by 1888. See further comments on the reliability of the relative dates of the genus names under Protodrilus Czerniavsky. [G. Read, December 2013] [details]

Editor's comment The Family Protodrilidae Czerniavsky based on Protodrilus Czerniavsky has a separate family-level entry. It is believed to be invalid as the only species is indeterminable. Nevertheless Czerniavsky (1881) did explicitly create that new family-level name, as well as his new genus for his new species Protodrilus mirabilis. [details]
 



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Japanese アシナシムカシゴカイ  [details]