WoRMS name details

Sigalion carringtonii Carrington, 1865

338370  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338370)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Carrington, Benjamin. (1865). On the chaetopod annelides of the Southport sands. <em>Proceedings of the Literary and Philosophical Society of Manchester.</em> 4: 176-188., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/48862346 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Atlantic Ocean, England  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, England [details]
Etymology Carrington wrote: "First discovered in July, 1864, when exploring the sands with my friend Mr. C. H. Brown, who named it as...  
Etymology Carrington wrote: "First discovered in July, 1864, when exploring the sands with my friend Mr. C. H. Brown, who named it as above." However, it was Carrington as author who actually named it after himself. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Sigalion carringtonii Carrington, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338370 on 2021-04-17
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Carrington, Benjamin. (1865). On the chaetopod annelides of the Southport sands. <em>Proceedings of the Literary and Philosophical Society of Manchester.</em> 4: 176-188., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/48862346 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38577949 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology Carrington wrote: "First discovered in July, 1864, when exploring the sands with my friend Mr. C. H. Brown, who named it as above." However, it was Carrington as author who actually named it after himself. [details]

Type locality Atlantic Ocean, England [details]