WoRMS name details

Spiochaetopterus challengeriae McIntosh, 1885

1368759  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1368759)

nomen nudum (provisional name accidentally published)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
McIntosh, William C. [as M'Intosh]. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 12 (part 34): i-xxxvi, 1-554, pl. 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 126; note: preliminary name for Phyllochaetopterus claparedii accidentally published in the habitat note for Polynoe ocellata [details]   
Etymology One of five 'challengeriae' species-group names that McIntosh uses for new taxa from the Challenger Expedition.  
Etymology One of five 'challengeriae' species-group names that McIntosh uses for new taxa from the Challenger Expedition. [details]

Nomenclature Spiochaetopterus challengeriae is a preliminary name for Phyllochaetopterus claparedii, and was accidentally published in...  
Nomenclature Spiochaetopterus challengeriae is a preliminary name for Phyllochaetopterus claparedii, and was accidentally published in the habitat note for Polynoe ocellata in the Challenger report. Johnson (1897: 169), when quoting from McIntosh, is unaware of this error, and uses the name again in comments about the polynoid Polynoe brevisetosa (Kinberg) [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Spiochaetopterus challengeriae McIntosh, 1885. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1368759 on 2019-09-17
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original description McIntosh, William C. [as M'Intosh]. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 12 (part 34): i-xxxvi, 1-554, pl. 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 126; note: preliminary name for Phyllochaetopterus claparedii accidentally published in the habitat note for Polynoe ocellata [details]   

additional source Johnson, Herbert P. 1897. A preliminary account of the marine annelids of the Pacific coast, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Ser. 3, 1(5): 153-199., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/proceedingscali01sciegoog
page(s): 169; note: nomen nudum name usage in commentary about another Polynoe [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Etymology One of five 'challengeriae' species-group names that McIntosh uses for new taxa from the Challenger Expedition. [details]

Nomenclature Spiochaetopterus challengeriae is a preliminary name for Phyllochaetopterus claparedii, and was accidentally published in the habitat note for Polynoe ocellata in the Challenger report. Johnson (1897: 169), when quoting from McIntosh, is unaware of this error, and uses the name again in comments about the polynoid Polynoe brevisetosa (Kinberg) [details]