WoRMS taxon details

Scolelepis alisonae Williams, 2007

882753  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:882753)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Williams, J.D. (2007). New records and description of four new species of spionids (Annelida: Polychaeta: Spionidae) from the Philippines: the genera <i>Dispio</i>, <i>Malacoceros</i>, <i>Polydora</i>, and <i>Scolelepis</i>, with notes on palp ciliation patterns of the genus <i>Scolelepis</i>. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1459: 1-35., available online at https://people.hofstra.edu/jason_d_williams/Publications/Williams2007%20copy.pdf
page(s): 13-17, figs. 8-10, 18C, table 1 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 1096804, geounit Bataan  
Holotype USNM 1096804, geounit Bataan [details]
Note Morong, Bataan province, Luzon Island,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Morong, Bataan province, Luzon Island, Philippines (gazetteer estimate 14.675, 120.262), shallow subtidal sediments (<5 m), exposed sandy beach. [details]
Depth range Shallow subtidal (<5 m).  
Depth range Shallow subtidal (<5 m). [details]

Distribution Philippines: Morong (Bataan province, Luzon Island). Known only from the type locality.  
Distribution Philippines: Morong (Bataan province, Luzon Island). Known only from the type locality. [details]

Etymology The species is named in honor of the author's wife, Dr. Alison S. Carson, ''for her help in collection of these specimens...  
Etymology The species is named in honor of the author's wife, Dr. Alison S. Carson, ''for her help in collection of these specimens (sometimes under quite adverse conditions). Her cultural psychology studies in the Philippines (supported by the National Science Foundation and a Fullbright Scholarship) allowed for travel to make these collections'' (Williams, 2007: 14). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Scolelepis alisonae Williams, 2007. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=882753 on 2019-11-12
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original description Williams, J.D. (2007). New records and description of four new species of spionids (Annelida: Polychaeta: Spionidae) from the Philippines: the genera <i>Dispio</i>, <i>Malacoceros</i>, <i>Polydora</i>, and <i>Scolelepis</i>, with notes on palp ciliation patterns of the genus <i>Scolelepis</i>. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1459: 1-35., available online at https://people.hofstra.edu/jason_d_williams/Publications/Williams2007%20copy.pdf
page(s): 13-17, figs. 8-10, 18C, table 1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 1096804, geounit Bataan [details]
Paratype USNM 1096805, geounit Bataan [details]
Paratype USNM 1096806, geounit Bataan [details]
Paratype USNM 1096807, geounit Bataan [details]
Paratype ZRC 2006.0222, geounit Bataan [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Shallow subtidal (<5 m). [details]

Distribution Philippines: Morong (Bataan province, Luzon Island). Known only from the type locality. [details]

Etymology The species is named in honor of the author's wife, Dr. Alison S. Carson, ''for her help in collection of these specimens (sometimes under quite adverse conditions). Her cultural psychology studies in the Philippines (supported by the National Science Foundation and a Fullbright Scholarship) allowed for travel to make these collections'' (Williams, 2007: 14). [details]

Habitat Exposed sandy beaches, in shallow subtidal (<5 m). [details]

Type locality Morong, Bataan province, Luzon Island, Philippines (gazetteer estimate 14.675, 120.262), shallow subtidal sediments (<5 m), exposed sandy beach. [details]