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Polychaeta taxon details

Sternaspis fossor Stimpson, 1854

131241  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131241)

accepted
Species

Subspecies Sternaspis fossor africana Augener, 1918 accepted as Sternaspis africana Augener, 1918 (rank change to full species)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Stimpson, W. (1853). Synopsis of the marine Invertebrata of Grand Manan: or the region about the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. 6: 1-66, pls 1-3., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/73632 [details]   
Note Designated by neotype as 88 km E Cape Sable,...  
Type locality Designated by neotype as 88 km E Cape Sable, Nova Scotia, 153 m, no geolocation data given. Original holotype type locality Grand Manan Channel, Bay of Fundy, Canada.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Sternaspis fossor Stimpson, 1854. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131241 on 2018-02-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Stimpson, W. (1853). Synopsis of the marine Invertebrata of Grand Manan: or the region about the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. 6: 1-66, pls 1-3., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/73632 [details]   

basis of record Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Petersen, Mary E. 2000. Family Sternaspidae Carus, 1863, including a review of described species and comments on some points of confusion. pages 311-336. IN: Blake, J. A.; Hilbig, B.; and Scott, P. Valentich. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of Santa Maria Basin and the Western Santa Barbara Channel. Volume 7, The Annelida Part 4, Polychaeta: Flabelligeridae to Sternaspidae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   

redescription Sendall, Kelly; Salazar-Vallejo, Sergio. 2013. Revision of Sternaspis Otto, 1821 (Polychaeta, Sternaspidae). ZooKeys 286(0): 1-74
page(s): 34 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Fauchald, K.; Hancock, D.R. (1981). Deep-water polychaetes from a transect off central Oregon. Allan Hancock Monographs in Marine Biology. 11: 1-73., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10088/3445 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Neotype USNM 15543, locality Nova Scotia (88 km E Cape Sable, Nova Scotia, 153 m, no geolocation data given.) [details]
From editor or global species database
Type locality Designated by neotype as 88 km E Cape Sable, Nova Scotia, 153 m, no geolocation data given. Original holotype type locality Grand Manan Channel, Bay of Fundy, Canada.  [details]