WoRMS taxon details

Torodrilus gelidus Erséus & Rota, 1996

370543  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:370543)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Erséus, C.; Rota, E. (1996). Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) from the Ross Sea (Antarctica) with descriptions of one new genus and two new species. <em>Polar Biol.</em> 16 (7): 491-496. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  SMNH 4744, geounit Ross Sea  
Holotype SMNH 4744, geounit Ross Sea [details]
Depth range Fine sand at 126 m depth  
Depth range Fine sand at 126 m depth [details]

Distribution Known only from the type locality in the Ross Sea, Antarctica.  
Distribution Known only from the type locality in the Ross Sea, Antarctica. [details]

Etymology Named gelidus (Latin for ‘icy cold, harsh’), referring to the High Antarctic location of the type locality  
Etymology Named gelidus (Latin for ‘icy cold, harsh’), referring to the High Antarctic location of the type locality [details]
WoRMS (2019). Torodrilus gelidus Erséus & Rota, 1996. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=370543 on 2019-04-24
Date
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by
2008-11-24 13:50:55Z
created
2008-11-25 06:54:28Z
changed
2017-06-27 18:01:11Z
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original description Erséus, C.; Rota, E. (1996). Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) from the Ross Sea (Antarctica) with descriptions of one new genus and two new species. <em>Polar Biol.</em> 16 (7): 491-496. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Checklist of the antarctic Oligochaeta by Patrick Martin (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype SMNH 4744, geounit Ross Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Fine sand at 126 m depth [details]

Distribution Known only from the type locality in the Ross Sea, Antarctica. [details]

Etymology Named gelidus (Latin for ‘icy cold, harsh’), referring to the High Antarctic location of the type locality [details]