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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis fossor Stimpson, 1854

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

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis fossor africana Augener, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternaspis 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Designated by neotype as 88 km E Cape Sable,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Designated by neotype as 88 km E Cape Sable,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]
Bellan, G. (2008). Sternaspis fossor Stimpson, 1854. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131241 on 2017-11-23

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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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]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype USNM 15543, locality Nova Scotia (88 km E Cape Sable, Nova Scotia, 153 m, no geolocation data given.) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]