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Polychaeta taxon details

Platynereis megalops (Verrill, 1873)

570124  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:570124)

accepted
Species
Nectonereis megalops Verrill, 1873 (superseded original combination)
marine
(of Nectonereis megalops Verrill, 1873) 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 
Type locality contained in Massachusetts  
type locality contained in Massachusetts [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Platynereis megalops (Verrill, 1873). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=570124 on 2019-10-21
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2011-04-16 04:22:15Z
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original description  (of Nectonereis megalops Verrill, 1873) 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 

new combination reference Just, Ernst E. 1914. Breeding habits of the heteronereis form of Platynereis megalops at Woods Hole, Mass. Biological Bulletin.Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole 27(4): 201-212. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality