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Polychaeta taxon details

Marphysa purcellana Willey, 1904

329260  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329260)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Willey, A. (1904). Littoral Polychaeta from the Cape of Good Hope. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Series 2, Zoology. 9(6): 255-268, plates 13-14., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55323#page/289/mode/1up [details]   
Holotype  BMNH 1911.2.1.13, locality Table Bay (Kelp...  
Holotype BMNH 1911.2.1.13, locality Table Bay (Kelp forests of Ecklonia maxima) [details]
Note South Africa  
Type locality South Africa [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Marphysa purcellana Willey, 1904. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329260 on 2018-06-18
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

original description Willey, A. (1904). Littoral Polychaeta from the Cape of Good Hope. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Series 2, Zoology. 9(6): 255-268, plates 13-14., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55323#page/289/mode/1up [details]   

redescription Katsiaras, Nikolaos; Simboura, Nomiki; Koutsoubas, Drosos. (2014). The rare subgroup C1 of Marphysa (Polychaeta, Eunicidae): re-description of species and first records in the Mediterranean Sea. Zootaxa. 3873(3): 201-217., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3873.3.1
page(s): 208 [redescription including type examination] [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1911.2.1.13, locality Table Bay (Kelp forests of Ecklonia maxima) [details]
From editor or global species database
Type locality South Africa [details]