WoRMS taxon details

Scyphoproctus oculatus Reish, 1959

746603  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:746603)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Reish, D.J. 1959. A new species of polychaetous annelid (Family Capitellidae) from southern California. Pacific Science 13: 78-80., available online at http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/handle/10125/7933/vol13n1-78-80.pdf?sequence=1
page(s): 78-80, figs. 1-6 [details]   
Holotype  AHF, geounit Southern California Bight  
Holotype AHF, geounit Southern California Bight [details]
Note Bottom of Newport Bay near the Pacific Cost...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Bottom of Newport Bay near the Pacific Cost Highway (Alternate 101) Bridge (California, USA). [details]
Etymology The specific epithet oculatus derives from the presence of one pair of elliptical-shaped eyes on either side of the...  
Etymology The specific epithet oculatus derives from the presence of one pair of elliptical-shaped eyes on either side of the prostomium.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Scyphoproctus oculatus Reish, 1959. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=746603 on 2019-04-26
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original description Reish, D.J. 1959. A new species of polychaetous annelid (Family Capitellidae) from southern California. Pacific Science 13: 78-80., available online at http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/handle/10125/7933/vol13n1-78-80.pdf?sequence=1
page(s): 78-80, figs. 1-6 [details]   

redescription Da Silva, Camilla Fernanda; Amaral, Antonia Cecilia Zacagnini. (2019). Scyphoproctus Gravier, 1904 (Annelida, Capitellidae): description of three new species and relocation of Heteromastides Augener, 1914 in Scyphoproctus. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4560(1): 95-120., available online at https://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4560.1.5
page(s): 101, figures 2-3; note: redescription of holotype [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype AHF, geounit Southern California Bight [details]
Paratype AHF, geounit Southern California Bight [details]
From editor or global species database
Ecology In sand with shell fragments, at the type locality.  [details]

Editor's comment The coordinates of the type locality given above are estimated. No coordinates were given in the original description.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet oculatus derives from the presence of one pair of elliptical-shaped eyes on either side of the prostomium.  [details]

Type locality Bottom of Newport Bay near the Pacific Cost Highway (Alternate 101) Bridge (California, USA). [details]