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Polychaeta taxon details

Mesochaetopterus taylori Potts, 1914

157487  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157487)

accepted
Species

Subspecies Mesochaetopterus taylori alipes Monro, 1928 accepted as Mesochaetopterus alipes Monro, 1928 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Potts, Frank A. 1914. Polychaeta from the N.E. Pacific: The Chaetopteridae. With an account of the phenomenon of asexual reproduction in Phyllochaetopterus and the description of two new species of Chaetopteridae from the Atlantic. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 67: 955-994., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31856337 [details]   
Type locality contained in Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part]  
type locality contained in Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Note Departure Bay, geolocation 49.1920, -123.9546,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Departure Bay, geolocation 49.1920, -123.9546, near Nainaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Also Nanoose Bay, also Victoria on the south end of Vancouver lsland, also Olga in the San Juan Archipelago [details]
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Mesochaetopterus taylori Potts, 1914. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157487 on 2018-09-25
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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2018-06-24 05:13:02Z
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original description Potts, Frank A. 1914. Polychaeta from the N.E. Pacific: The Chaetopteridae. With an account of the phenomenon of asexual reproduction in Phyllochaetopterus and the description of two new species of Chaetopteridae from the Atlantic. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 67: 955-994., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31856337 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

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

redescription Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Chaetopteridae Malmgren, 1867. pages 223-251. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype NHMUK 1915.5.1.1-3, geounit Nanaimo (Departure Bay, geolocation 49.1920, -123.9546, near Nainaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Also Nanoose Bay, also Victoria on the south end of Vancouver lsland, also Olga in the San Juan Archipelago) [details]
From editor or global species database
Specimen The Natural History Museum, London, 1915.5.1.1-3 [details]

Type locality Departure Bay, geolocation 49.1920, -123.9546, near Nainaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Also Nanoose Bay, also Victoria on the south end of Vancouver lsland, also Olga in the San Juan Archipelago [details]

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico [details]