WoRMS taxon details

Coralliodrilus priscus Erséus & Milligan, 1992

475642  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:475642)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Erséus, C.; Milligan, M.R. (1992). A new species of Coralliodrilus (Oligochaeta: Tubificidae) from the eastern Gulf of Mexico, and a new record of C. corpulentus from South Carolina. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 105(3):585-588., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110199#page/611/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  USNM 148668, geounit Gulf of Mexico  
Holotype USNM 148668, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
Depth range Subtidal medium sand, 24 m depth.  
Depth range Subtidal medium sand, 24 m depth. [details]

Distribution Known only from the type locality, west coast of Florida.  
Distribution Known only from the type locality, west coast of Florida. [details]

Etymology Named priscus (Latin for ‘old-fashioned’), as it lacks the advanced, modified dorsal setae in posterior segments,...  
Etymology Named priscus (Latin for ‘old-fashioned’), as it lacks the advanced, modified dorsal setae in posterior segments, which characterize its closely related congener, C. corpalentus. [details]
WoRMS (2019). Coralliodrilus priscus Erséus & Milligan, 1992. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=475642 on 2019-03-19
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2010-05-11 08:20:37Z
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original description Erséus, C.; Milligan, M.R. (1992). A new species of Coralliodrilus (Oligochaeta: Tubificidae) from the eastern Gulf of Mexico, and a new record of C. corpulentus from South Carolina. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 105(3):585-588., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110199#page/611/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 148668, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Subtidal medium sand, 24 m depth. [details]

Distribution Known only from the type locality, west coast of Florida. [details]

Etymology Named priscus (Latin for ‘old-fashioned’), as it lacks the advanced, modified dorsal setae in posterior segments, which characterize its closely related congener, C. corpalentus. [details]