WoRMS name details

Scolelepis indica Fauvel, 1928

867870  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:867870)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Fauvel, P. 1928. Annélides Polychètes nouvelles de l'Inde. I. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, 34(1): 90-96., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k55323421/f96.image
page(s): 93-94, fig. 2g-m [details]   
Note Indian Ocean, Gulf of Mannar, India, Krusadai...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Indian Ocean, Gulf of Mannar, India, Krusadai Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 9.248º, long. 79.212º).  [details]
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water.   
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Gulf of Mannar (Krusadai Island, India).   
Distribution Indian Ocean: Gulf of Mannar (Krusadai Island, India).  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet indica is the feminine of the New Latin adjective indicus, meaning 'pertaining to India',...  
Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet indica is the feminine of the New Latin adjective indicus, meaning 'pertaining to India', and presumably refers to the type locality of the species, India.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Scolelepis indica Fauvel, 1928. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=867870 on 2019-11-17
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original description Fauvel, P. 1928. Annélides Polychètes nouvelles de l'Inde. I. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, 34(1): 90-96., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k55323421/f96.image
page(s): 93-94, fig. 2g-m [details]   

new combination reference Pettibone, Marian H. (1963). Revision of some genera of polychaete worms of the family Spionidae, including the description of a new species of <i>Scolelepis</i>. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 76: 89-104., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34604970
page(s): 99 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Gulf of Mannar (Krusadai Island, India).  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet indica is the feminine of the New Latin adjective indicus, meaning 'pertaining to India', and presumably refers to the type locality of the species, India.  [details]

Habitat Not stated.  [details]

Type locality Indian Ocean, Gulf of Mannar, India, Krusadai Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 9.248º, long. 79.212º).  [details]