WoRMS taxon details

Terebrasabella Fitzhugh & Rouse, 1999

325092  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325092)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
feminine
Fitzhugh, K. & Rouse, G. W. (1999). A remarkable new genus and species of fan worm (Polychaeta: Sabellidae: Sabellinae) associated with marine gastropodes. <em>Invertebrate Biology.</em> 118(4): 357-390. [details]   
Etymology Authors: "based on a combination of the Latin terebra, borer, and the stem name, Sabella, for the subfamily." Gender...  
Etymology Authors: "based on a combination of the Latin terebra, borer, and the stem name, Sabella, for the subfamily." Gender unstated, but authors use a feminine-suffix adjectival species-group name, heterouncinata, and previous names ending in Sabella are feminine. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Terebrasabella Fitzhugh & Rouse, 1999. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325092 on 2020-12-03
Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2018-09-27 03:31:40Z
changed

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original description Fitzhugh, K. & Rouse, G. W. (1999). A remarkable new genus and species of fan worm (Polychaeta: Sabellidae: Sabellinae) associated with marine gastropodes. <em>Invertebrate Biology.</em> 118(4): 357-390. [details]   

taxonomy source Murray, Anna; Rouse, Greg W. (2007). Two new species of Terebrasabella (Annelida: Sabellidae: Sabellinae) from Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1434: 51-68., available online at http://mapress.com/zootaxa/2007f/z01434p068f.pdf
page(s): 52; note: modified diagnosis of genus [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Etymology Authors: "based on a combination of the Latin terebra, borer, and the stem name, Sabella, for the subfamily." Gender unstated, but authors use a feminine-suffix adjectival species-group name, heterouncinata, and previous names ending in Sabella are feminine. [details]

Grammatical gender Not stated, but compound names ending in Sabella are feminine as Sabella itself is feminine, based on treatment by authors of the time and the existence of Sabella as a female personal name [details]