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Polychaeta name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutolytus planipalpus Chamberlin, 1919

327063  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327063)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. The Annelida Polychaeta [Albatross Expeditions]. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 48: 1-514., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/memoirsofmuseumo4801harv
page(s): 170-172, plate 20 fig. 4, plate 21 figs. 1-2 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 19335, locality Gilbert Islands (Pacific...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 19335, locality Gilbert Islands (Pacific Ocean, Kiribati, northern Gilbert Islands, off Apaiang (= Abaiang) (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 1.675º, long. 172.992º); surface, taken at night by electric light) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Pacific Ocean, Kiribati, northern Gilbert...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Kiribati, northern Gilbert Islands, off Apaiang (= Abaiang) (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 1.675º, long. 172.992º); surface, taken at night by electric light. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype of Autolytus planipalpus (USNM 19335) is a male stolon.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Surface, taken at night by electric light.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Surface, taken at night by electric light.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Central Pacific Ocean: Kiribati, northern...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Central Pacific Ocean: Kiribati, northern Gilbert Islands (off Abaiang). Only known from the type locality. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet planipalpus is composed...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet planipalpus is composed by the Latin adjective planus, meaning 'flat', and the Latin noun palpus, meaning 'palp', and refers to the palps being "strongly flattened, thin, and very broad proximally" (Chamberlin, 1919: 170).  [details]
Gil, J. (2014). Autolytus planipalpus Chamberlin, 1919. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327063 on 2017-12-16

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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-10-28 11:07:37Z
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original description Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. The Annelida Polychaeta [Albatross Expeditions]. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 48: 1-514., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/memoirsofmuseumo4801harv
page(s): 170-172, plate 20 fig. 4, plate 21 figs. 1-2 [details]   

new combination reference Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 178-179, fig. 90A-E [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 19335, locality Gilbert Islands (Pacific Ocean, Kiribati, northern Gilbert Islands, off Apaiang (= Abaiang) (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 1.675º, long. 172.992º); surface, taken at night by electric light) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Surface, taken at night by electric light.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Central Pacific Ocean: Kiribati, northern Gilbert Islands (off Abaiang). Only known from the type locality. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet planipalpus is composed by the Latin adjective planus, meaning 'flat', and the Latin noun palpus, meaning 'palp', and refers to the palps being "strongly flattened, thin, and very broad proximally" (Chamberlin, 1919: 170).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat The only known specimen was collected at the surface, at night by electric night. It was a reproductive stolon, and the atokous form and its habitat are not known. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Kiribati, northern Gilbert Islands, off Apaiang (= Abaiang) (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 1.675º, long. 172.992º); surface, taken at night by electric light. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype of Autolytus planipalpus (USNM 19335) is a male stolon.  [details]