WoRMS taxon details

Phormosoma placenta africana Mortensen, 1934

224159  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:224159)

accepted
Subspecies
Phormosoma placenta var. africana Mortensen, 1934 (Infrasubspecific taxon that is to be treated as a subspecies according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 45.6.4)
Phormosoma placenta var. africanum Mortensen, 1934 (incorrect declination of subspecies name)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mortensen, T. (1934). New Echinoidea. Preliminary Notice. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening i København.</em> 98: 161-167.
page(s): 162 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note not given, probably off the west coast of...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality not given, probably off the west coast of South Africa [details]
Distribution Off South Africa  
Distribution Off South Africa [details]

Status Established as "Phormosoma placenta var. africana", but according to current ICZN regulations (Article 45.6.4.) it is...  
Status Established as "Phormosoma placenta var. africana", but according to current ICZN regulations (Article 45.6.4.) it is deemed subspecific. [details]

Taxonomic remark Originally proposed as an infrasubspecific taxon (variety), but is to be treated as a subspecies according to the Code...  
Taxonomic remark Originally proposed as an infrasubspecific taxon (variety), but is to be treated as a subspecies according to the Code (ICZN 1999 Art. 45.6.4.). [details]
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2019). World Echinoidea Database. Phormosoma placenta africana Mortensen, 1934. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224159 on 2019-10-23
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2000-04-17 19:03:52Z
created
2008-12-24 10:25:26Z
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2011-04-08 07:45:14Z
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2014-06-23 21:14:09Z
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original description Mortensen, T. (1934). New Echinoidea. Preliminary Notice. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening i København.</em> 98: 161-167.
page(s): 162 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Phormosoma placenta var. africana Mortensen, 1934) Mortensen, T. (1934). New Echinoidea. Preliminary Notice. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening i København.</em> 98: 161-167.
page(s): 162 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Kier, P. M. & Lawson, M. H. 1978. Index of living and fossil echinoids 1924-1970. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 34, 1-182., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/smithsoniancontributions/paleobiology/pdf_lo/sctp-0034.pdf
page(s): 20 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Mortensen, T. (1935). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. II. Bothriocidaroida, Melonechinoida, Lepidocentroida, and Stirodonta, 647 pp., C. A. Reitzel & Oxford University Press, Copenhagen & London.
page(s): 133 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution Off South Africa [details]

Status Established as "Phormosoma placenta var. africana", but according to current ICZN regulations (Article 45.6.4.) it is deemed subspecific. [details]

Taxonomic remark Originally proposed as an infrasubspecific taxon (variety), but is to be treated as a subspecies according to the Code (ICZN 1999 Art. 45.6.4.). [details]

Type locality not given, probably off the west coast of South Africa [details]