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Polychaeta source details

Lastochkin, D.A. (1935). Two new river Aeolosomatidae (Oligochaeta limicola). Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 10. 15(90): 636-645.
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10.1080/00222933508655011 [view]
Lastochkin, D.A.
1935
Two new river Aeolosomatidae (Oligochaeta limicola)
Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 10
15(90): 636-645
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World Polychaeta Database (WPolyD)
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[From introduction:]
In my work on Oligochaeta of the Oka River (1927) I came to the conclusion that some of the Oligochaeta limicola may be oonsidered peculiar to rivers alone (potamobiontes)-i. e., they do not occur elsewhere: Propappus volki, Nais behningi, Nais blanci, Potamothrix moldavensis. To this list of potamobiotics I can now add two more species of this family of Aeolosomatidae. These two species inhabit two very characteristic biotops in the river: littoral sand where the current is strong and coarse sand in the middle of the river where the current is likewise strong.
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 Diagnosis

Original diagnosis by Lastochkin (1935: 636-637): "Asexual production absent; body flattened dorsoventrally, ... [details]

 Distribution

Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine: rivers Oka, Tesa, Uvod, Volga, and lower stream of Dnieper. [details]

 Etymology

From Lastochkin (1935: 636): "The first species must be considered as representative of a new genus, ... [details]

 Etymology

Not explicitly stated. The specific epithet fluviatilis is a Latin adjective meaning 'of, pertaining to, or ... [details]

 Habitat

Freshwater continental rivers, in littoral sands and in coarse sand in the middle of rivers, both submitted to ... [details]

 Homonymy

Stephensoniella Lastochkin, 1935 is a junior homonym of Stephensoniella Cernosvitov, 1934 [Annelida ... [details]

 Type locality

Not explicitly stated, and several localities are referred on the original description, but apparently the species ... [details]

 Type material

Not known to exist. [details]