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CaRMS source details

Maciolek, Nancy J. 1984. New records and species of Marenzelleria Mesnil and Scolecolepides Ehlers, (Polychaeta; Spionidae) from Northeastern North America. 48-62. IN: Hutchings, Patricia A. (Ed.). Proceedings of the First International Polychaete Conference, Sydney, Australia, 1983: Sydney, The Linnean Society of New South Wales, p. 48-62.
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Kristian Fauchald's Polychaeta DB
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 Depth range

Intertidal. [details]

 Distribution

Atlantic Ocean: Cape Henlopen (Delaware, USA). [details]

 Distribution

North Atlantic Ocean, North Carolina (USA), off Cape Lookout. [details]

 Etymology

"This species is named in honour of Dr. Meredith L. Jones of the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian ... [details]

 Etymology

The specific epithet carunculatus is a Latin adjective meaning 'having a caruncle', referring to the unique ... [details]

 Habitat

Intertidal sandflats. [details]

 Habitat

Occurs at slope depths.  [details]

 Type locality

Sandflats east of Cape Henlopen, Delaware, USA, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 38.804°, -75.092°). [details]

 Type locality

North Atlantic Ocean, USA, North Carolina, off Cape Lookout (34º14.8'N, 75º46.7'W), 650 m.  [details]

 Type material

From Maciolek (1984: 54): "The type specimen of Scolelepis viridis Verrill was sought at the Peabody Museum at Yale ... [details]

 Type species

Mesnil (1896: 117) created Marenzelleria for a previous misidentification of Nerine vulgaris Johnston by Wiren, ... [details]

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