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Polychaeta taxon details

Dinophilus jagersteni Jones & Ferguson, 1957

1288830  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1288830)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Jones, E. Ruffin, Jr.; Ferguson, Fredrick F. (1957). The genus Dinophilus (Archiannelida) in the United States. <em>American Midland Naturalist.</em> 57(2): 440-449., available online at https://www.jstor.org/stable/2422409
page(s): 443 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  USNM 21117, geounit Virginia (Marsh at foot...  
Holotype USNM 21117, geounit Virginia (Marsh at foot of Cornwall Street (now Place), Norfolk, Virginia, Atlantic coast, USA, estimated 36.8960, -76.3091) [details]
Note Marsh at foot of Cornwall Street (now Place),...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Marsh at foot of Cornwall Street (now Place), Norfolk, Virginia, Atlantic coast, USA, estimated 36.8960, -76.3091 [details]
Description Authors: "Color dull orange brown-average length 1.5 mm; body with head trunk and tail probably representing 7 to 8...  
Description Authors: "Color dull orange brown-average length 1.5 mm; body with head trunk and tail probably representing 7 to 8 segments, but segmentation indistinct, no ciliary bands but ciliary tufts scattered over entire body surface; tufts of sensory hairs also scattered over body; male system like that of D. gardineri but with testes and with male atrium not differentiated; penis with slightly hardened cuticular tunic, gonopore ventral just posterior to dorsal anus; female with large paired ventral ovaries and no accessory organs or gonopore; no sexual dimorphism." [details]

Etymology Named for Dr. Gösta Jagersten of Uppsala University, Sweden.  
Etymology Named for Dr. Gösta Jagersten of Uppsala University, Sweden. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Dinophilus jagersteni Jones & Ferguson, 1957. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1288830 on 2018-10-23
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original description Jones, E. Ruffin, Jr.; Ferguson, Fredrick F. (1957). The genus Dinophilus (Archiannelida) in the United States. <em>American Midland Naturalist.</em> 57(2): 440-449., available online at https://www.jstor.org/stable/2422409
page(s): 443 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 21117, geounit Virginia (Marsh at foot of Cornwall Street (now Place), Norfolk, Virginia, Atlantic coast, USA, estimated 36.8960, -76.3091) [details]
From editor or global species database
Description Authors: "Color dull orange brown-average length 1.5 mm; body with head trunk and tail probably representing 7 to 8 segments, but segmentation indistinct, no ciliary bands but ciliary tufts scattered over entire body surface; tufts of sensory hairs also scattered over body; male system like that of D. gardineri but with testes and with male atrium not differentiated; penis with slightly hardened cuticular tunic, gonopore ventral just posterior to dorsal anus; female with large paired ventral ovaries and no accessory organs or gonopore; no sexual dimorphism." [details]

Etymology Named for Dr. Gösta Jagersten of Uppsala University, Sweden. [details]

Type locality Marsh at foot of Cornwall Street (now Place), Norfolk, Virginia, Atlantic coast, USA, estimated 36.8960, -76.3091 [details]