WoRMS name details

Ethocles Webster & Benedict, 1887

325778  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325778)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Webster, Henry E. and Benedict, James E. (1887). The Annelida Chaetopoda, from Eastport, Maine. <em>U.S. Commission of Fish & Fisheries. Report of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries.</em> 1885. part 13, II. appendix to report of commissioner, D.22. :707-758, including pls. 1-8., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15839855 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Ethocles Webster & Benedict, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325778 on 2019-05-22
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2008-03-14 12:50:56Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2015-07-17 09:47:47Z
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2016-03-03 03:15:42Z
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original description Webster, Henry E. and Benedict, James E. (1887). The Annelida Chaetopoda, from Eastport, Maine. <em>U.S. Commission of Fish & Fisheries. Report of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries.</em> 1885. part 13, II. appendix to report of commissioner, D.22. :707-758, including pls. 1-8., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15839855 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1965). Deep-water benthic polychaetous annelids off New England to Bermuda and other North Atlantic areas. <em>Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation.</em> 28: 1-384., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/20299
page(s): 144; note: states that Ethocles differs from Apistobranchus in having a 1st chaetiger ventral cirrus. "This feature may be specific." [details]   

source of synonymy Pettibone, Marian H. (1963). Marine polychaete worms of the New England region. I. Aphroditidae through Trochochaetidae. <i>Bulletin of the United States National Museum</i>. 227(1): 1-356., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/33229#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 295; note: Both Ethocles and Skadaria placed as synonyms of Apistobranchus [details]   
From editor or global species database
Synonymy Pettibone (1963) placed both Ethocles typicus and Skardaria fragmentata as Apistobranchus tullbergi. Thus the genera were synonyms of Apistobranchus. Hartman (1965) also treated the genera as synonyms but regarded the species as valid [details]