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Polychaeta name details

Scoloplos dubia Tebble, 1955

334775  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:334775)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Tebble, Norman. (1955). The polychaete fauna of the Gold Coast [=Ghana]. <em>Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Ser. Zoology.</em> 3: 59-148, 30 text figures., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2243542
page(s): 123, fig. 26a-c [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  NHMUK 1953.3.1.1230, geounit Gulf of Guinea  
Holotype NHMUK 1953.3.1.1230, geounit Gulf of Guinea [details]
Note East Atlantic, Gulf of Guinea, Ghana, off...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality East Atlantic, Gulf of Guinea, Ghana, off Accra (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 5.53º, long. -0.18º).  [details]
Depth range 3.6-11 m.  
Depth range 3.6-11 m. [details]

Distribution Gulf of Guinea: Ghana (off Accra).   
Distribution Gulf of Guinea: Ghana (off Accra).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet dubia is the feminine of the Latin adjective dubius, meaning 'uncertain' or 'doubtful', and refers to...  
Etymology The specific epithet dubia is the feminine of the Latin adjective dubius, meaning 'uncertain' or 'doubtful', and refers to the doubtful status of the new species at the time of its description (Tebble, 1955: 123).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Scoloplos dubia Tebble, 1955. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=334775 on 2020-08-13
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Tebble, Norman. (1955). The polychaete fauna of the Gold Coast [=Ghana]. <em>Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Ser. Zoology.</em> 3: 59-148, 30 text figures., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2243542
page(s): 123, fig. 26a-c [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Kirkegaard, Jørgen B. (1959). The Polychaeta of West Africa Part I. Sedentary species. <em>Atlantide Report.</em> 5: 7-117. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Eibye-Jacobsen, Danny. (2002). The Orbiniidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) of the BIOSHELF Project, Andaman Sea, Thailand. <em>Phuket Marine Biological Center Special Publication.</em> 24: 77-99.
page(s): 89 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Zhadan, Anna; Stupnikova, Alexandra; Neretina, Tatiana. (2015). Orbiniidae (Annelida: Errantia) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia with notes on orbiniid phylogeny. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4019(1): 773-801., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.27
page(s): 789-791, figs. 7-8, 12C; note: as Leodamas dubia [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK 1953.3.1.1230, geounit Gulf of Guinea [details]
Paratype NHMUK 1953.3.1.1231-1234, geounit Gulf of Guinea [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 3.6-11 m. [details]

Distribution Gulf of Guinea: Ghana (off Accra).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet dubia is the feminine of the Latin adjective dubius, meaning 'uncertain' or 'doubtful', and refers to the doubtful status of the new species at the time of its description (Tebble, 1955: 123).  [details]

Habitat Not stated. Subtidal depths.  [details]

Type locality East Atlantic, Gulf of Guinea, Ghana, off Accra (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 5.53º, long. -0.18º).  [details]