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Chrysopetalum Ehlers, 1864

129235  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129235)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
neuter
Not documented
Note Type species remains Chrysopetalum fragile...  
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Type species Type species remains Chrysopetalum fragile Ehlers, 1864, although stated to be a junior synonym to Palmyra debilis Grube 1855 [now Chrysopetalum debile]. Type species cannot be Palymyra debilis directly. The connection is subjective and Chrysopetalum debile was not originally included in the genus. [details]
Etymology Note stated. Petalum is a neuter Latin noun meaning a metal plate, and chrysos is a masculine noun meaning gold or golden,...  
Etymology Note stated. Petalum is a neuter Latin noun meaning a metal plate, and chrysos is a masculine noun meaning gold or golden, thus golden plate, and the genus is neuter. [details]

Taxonomy Day (1962:635 and 1967:116) put Chrysopetalum fragile Ehlers, 1864, type of Chrysopetalum, into Paleanotus, consequently...  
Taxonomy Day (1962:635 and 1967:116) put Chrysopetalum fragile Ehlers, 1864, type of Chrysopetalum, into Paleanotus, consequently synonymising Chrysopetalum into Paleanotus. Perkins (1985:865) restored Chrysopetalum as valid. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Chrysopetalum Ehlers, 1864. Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129235 on 2018-12-10
Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Chrysopetalum Ehlers, 1864. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129235 on 2018-12-10
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-07-13 10:07:35Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2013-03-18 22:38:57Z
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2013-11-19 22:38:31Z
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2018-11-30 00:53:14Z
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basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. <em>Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series.</em> 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

source of synonymy Day, J.H. 1962. Polychaeta from several localities in the western Indian Ocean. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 139(4): 627-656., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7998.1962.tb01597.x
page(s): 645 [details]   

status source Perkins, T. H. (1985). Chrysopetalum, Bhawania and two new genera of Chrysopetalidae (Polychaeta), principally from Florida. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 98(4): 856-915., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34649145
page(s): 865 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Etymology Note stated. Petalum is a neuter Latin noun meaning a metal plate, and chrysos is a masculine noun meaning gold or golden, thus golden plate, and the genus is neuter. [details]

Grammatical gender Neuter. Petalum is neuter and for the type species Ehlers combined it with fragile which is the neuter form of the adjective fragilis -ile. [details]

Taxonomy Day (1962:635 and 1967:116) put Chrysopetalum fragile Ehlers, 1864, type of Chrysopetalum, into Paleanotus, consequently synonymising Chrysopetalum into Paleanotus. Perkins (1985:865) restored Chrysopetalum as valid. [details]

Type species Type species remains Chrysopetalum fragile Ehlers, 1864, although stated to be a junior synonym to Palmyra debilis Grube 1855 [now Chrysopetalum debile]. Type species cannot be Palymyra debilis directly. The connection is subjective and Chrysopetalum debile was not originally included in the genus. [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



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