WoRMS name details

Scolelepis eltaninae Blake, 1983

331753  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331753)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blake, James A. (1983). Polychaetes of the family Spionidae from South America, Antarctica and adjacent seas and islands. In: Biology of the Antarctic Seas XIV. <em>Antarctic Research Series.</em> 39(3): 205-287., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/AR039p0205/summary
page(s): 210-213, figs. 3-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  USNM 60428, geounit Ross Sea  
Holotype USNM 60428, geounit Ross Sea [details]
Note Southern Ocean, Antarctica, Ross Sea,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Southern Ocean, Antarctica, Ross Sea, Robertson Bay (71º22'S, 170º38'E), 143 m.  [details]
Depth range 143-399 m.   
Depth range 143-399 m.  [details]

Distribution Southern Ocean, Antarctica: Ross Sea and South Shetland Islands (off Elephant Island).   
Distribution Southern Ocean, Antarctica: Ross Sea and South Shetland Islands (off Elephant Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet eltaninae is for the USNS Eltanin, the former U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) research...  
Etymology The specific epithet eltaninae is for the USNS Eltanin, the former U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) research vessel, with which the samples were collected.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Scolelepis eltaninae Blake, 1983. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331753 on 2020-01-27
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-04-02 22:03:52Z
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original description Blake, James A. (1983). Polychaetes of the family Spionidae from South America, Antarctica and adjacent seas and islands. In: Biology of the Antarctic Seas XIV. <em>Antarctic Research Series.</em> 39(3): 205-287., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/AR039p0205/summary
page(s): 210-213, figs. 3-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 60428, geounit Ross Sea [details]
Nontype USNM 61961, geounit South Shetland Islands [details]
Paratype USNM 60429, geounit Ross Sea [details]
Paratype USNM 69401, geounit Pennell Bank [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 143-399 m.  [details]

Distribution Southern Ocean, Antarctica: Ross Sea and South Shetland Islands (off Elephant Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet eltaninae is for the USNS Eltanin, the former U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) research vessel, with which the samples were collected.  [details]

Habitat Not stated. Species occurs at shelf depths.  [details]

Type locality Southern Ocean, Antarctica, Ross Sea, Robertson Bay (71º22'S, 170º38'E), 143 m.  [details]