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Polychaeta name details

Nectonereis megalops Verrill, 1873

339249  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:339249)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. (1873). XVIII. Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and the adjacent waters, with an account of the physical characters of the region. <em>Report on the condition of the sea fisheries of the south coast of New England [later becomes Reports of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries].</em> 1: 295-778 pls. 1-38., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12087501
page(s): 440, 453, 592-593, plate XII figs. 62-63 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Atlantic Ocean, Massachusetts  
From other sources
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, Massachusetts [details]
Taxonomy Records as a synonym of Platynereis dumerilii exist, but is distinct.  
Taxonomy Records as a synonym of Platynereis dumerilii exist, but is distinct. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Nectonereis megalops Verrill, 1873. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=339249 on 2019-09-20
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2011-04-16 04:22:15Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1873). XVIII. Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and the adjacent waters, with an account of the physical characters of the region. <em>Report on the condition of the sea fisheries of the south coast of New England [later becomes Reports of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries].</em> 1: 295-778 pls. 1-38., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12087501
page(s): 440, 453, 592-593, plate XII figs. 62-63 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy Hartman, O. 1944. New England Annelida. Part 2. Including the unpublished plates by Verrill with reconstructed captions. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 82(7): 331-343., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1052 [details]   

new combination reference Verrill, A.E. (1880 [1879 volume]). Notice of recent additions to the marine invertebrata of the northeastern coast of America, with descriptions of new genera and species and critical remarks on others. Part I. Annelida, Gephyraea, Nemertina, Nematoda, Polyzoa, Tunicata, Mollusca, Anthozoa, Echinodermata, Porifera. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 2: 165–205. [issue for 1879]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7303133
page(s): 172; note: as Nereis megalops [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Records as a synonym of Platynereis dumerilii exist, but is distinct. [details]

From other sources
Specimen Smithsonian Institution, Washington (USNM) [details]

Type locality Atlantic Ocean, Massachusetts [details]