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Polychaeta name details

Euthelepus pascua Fauchald, 1977

327943  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327943)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Fauchald, Kristian. (1977). Polychaetes from intertidal areas in Panama, with a review of previous shallow-water records. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 221: 1-81., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.221
page(s): 57-58, fig. 12d-h [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  USNM 53093, geounit Isla Galeta  
Holotype USNM 53093, geounit Isla Galeta [details]
Note Galeta Island reef, Colón, Panama, Caribbean...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Galeta Island reef, Colón, Panama, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 9.403°, -79.860°). [details]
Depth range Intertidal.  
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Caribbean Sea: Panama (Galeta Island).  
Distribution Caribbean Sea: Panama (Galeta Island). [details]

Etymology Not stated, unclear. The specific epithet pascua could be the feminine form of the Latin adjective pascuus, meaning 'of or...  
Etymology Not stated, unclear. The specific epithet pascua could be the feminine form of the Latin adjective pascuus, meaning 'of or for pasture' or 'grazing', and coud refer to the habitat of the species, as the holotype was collected amongst the Laurencia zone of a dead coral reef. It does not seem to refer to Easter ('Pascua', is Spanish), as the species was collected the 17th March 1972, while in the same year Easter was in the 2nd of April . [details]

Status Hutchings and Glasby (1986) and Londoño-Mesa (2009) suggest that this species belongs to Thelepus because of the absence...  
Status Hutchings and Glasby (1986) and Londoño-Mesa (2009) suggest that this species belongs to Thelepus because of the absence of lateral lappets [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Euthelepus pascua Fauchald, 1977. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327943 on 2020-01-21
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-11-14 18:39:55Z
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2016-12-02 14:15:21Z
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original description Fauchald, Kristian. (1977). Polychaetes from intertidal areas in Panama, with a review of previous shallow-water records. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 221: 1-81., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.221
page(s): 57-58, fig. 12d-h [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Hutchings, Patricia A.; Glasby, Christopher J. (1986). A revision of the genus <i>Euthelepus</i> (Terebellidae: Thelepinae). <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 38: 105-117., available online at http://10.3853/j.0067-1975.38.1986.177
page(s): 114, fig. 4h, table 1; note: as Thelepus pascua [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 53093, geounit Isla Galeta [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Caribbean Sea: Panama (Galeta Island). [details]

Etymology Not stated, unclear. The specific epithet pascua could be the feminine form of the Latin adjective pascuus, meaning 'of or for pasture' or 'grazing', and coud refer to the habitat of the species, as the holotype was collected amongst the Laurencia zone of a dead coral reef. It does not seem to refer to Easter ('Pascua', is Spanish), as the species was collected the 17th March 1972, while in the same year Easter was in the 2nd of April . [details]

Habitat Laurencia zone on intertidal dead coral reef. [details]

Status Hutchings and Glasby (1986) and Londoño-Mesa (2009) suggest that this species belongs to Thelepus because of the absence of lateral lappets [details]

Type locality Galeta Island reef, Colón, Panama, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 9.403°, -79.860°). [details]