WoRMS taxon details

Aktedrilus cavus Erséus, 1990

475569  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:475569)

accepted
Species
marine
Erséus, C. (1990). Marine Oligochaeta of Hong Kong. <em>In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Second International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The Marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern china II. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.</em> 1: 259-335. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  BMNH 1987.3.15, verbatimGeounit Upper...  
Holotype BMNH 1987.3.15, verbatimGeounit Upper intertidal, S ... [details]
Distribution Known only from southern China  
Distribution Known only from southern China [details]

Etymology The species epithet cavus is Latin for "hollow, excavated" and refers to the nature of the large copulatory sacs.  
Etymology The species epithet cavus is Latin for "hollow, excavated" and refers to the nature of the large copulatory sacs. [details]
Timm, T. & Erséus, C. (2020). World List of Marine Oligochaeta. Aktedrilus cavus Erséus, 1990. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=475569 on 2020-10-27
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original description Erséus, C. (1990). Marine Oligochaeta of Hong Kong. <em>In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Second International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The Marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern china II. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.</em> 1: 259-335. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Erseus, C. (1997). Additional notes on the taxonomy of the marine Oligochaeta of Hong Kong, with a description of a new species of Tubificidae. <em>In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Eighth International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China IV. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.</em> 37-50., available online at https://lib.hku.hk/Press/9622094376.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1987.3.15, verbatimGeounit Upper intertidal, S ... [details]
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Distribution Known only from southern China [details]

Ecology Intertidal coarse, gravelly sand. [details]

Etymology The species epithet cavus is Latin for "hollow, excavated" and refers to the nature of the large copulatory sacs. [details]