WoRMS taxon details

Gesiella Pettibone, 1976

129489  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129489)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Pettibone, M.H. (1976). Revision of the genus <i>Macellicephala</i> McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 229: 1-71., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.229
page(s): 63 [details]   
Etymology author: "named for Dr. Gesa Hartmann-Schroder, eminent worker on the Polychaeta, who first described the unique filamentous...  
Etymology author: "named for Dr. Gesa Hartmann-Schroder, eminent worker on the Polychaeta, who first described the unique filamentous sensory organs characteristic of the new genus." [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Gesiella Pettibone, 1976. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129489 on 2019-11-17
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2007-01-22 09:31:04Z
checked
2007-02-01 10:44:13Z
changed
2016-09-18 21:56:01Z
changed
2018-11-27 00:58:24Z
changed

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original description Pettibone, M.H. (1976). Revision of the genus <i>Macellicephala</i> McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 229: 1-71., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.229
page(s): 63 [details]   

taxonomy source Pettibone, Marian H. (1994). Additional records of polynoid polychaetes from the Juan de Fuca Ridge. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 107(4): 609-614.
page(s): 610; note: referred to Macellicephalinae [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology author: "named for Dr. Gesa Hartmann-Schroder, eminent worker on the Polychaeta, who first described the unique filamentous sensory organs characteristic of the new genus." [details]

Grammatical gender stated as feminine [details]