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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology ANNa-810-a

Eunice stanleyi Fauchald, 1992

Syntype of Eunice antillensis  
  Lectotype of Eunice stanleyi

Date Collected:

1878-02-01/1878-03-31

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico: United States | NW of Dry Tortugas

Current Identification
Eunice stanleyi Fauchald, 1992 linked data icon
Animalia Annelida Polychaeta Eunicida Eunicidae
Determiner: Kristian Fauchald in 1992
Nature of ID: type ID
Previous Identification
Eunice antillensis Ehlers, 1887 linked data icon
Animalia Annelida Polychaeta Eunicida Eunicidae
Determiner: Ernst Ehlers in 1887
Nature of ID: type ID

Ehlers 1887, page 84, Syntype of Eunice antillensis Ehlers, 1887 pl. 24 ; figs. 5-7.
Fauchald 1992, page 72, Lectotype of Eunice stanleyi Fauchald, 1992 Figure 12 Tables 19,20
Media type: text, Ehlers 1887 Description: MCZ Memoirs Vol. XV no. 1

(Media Record)(media file)

Ehlers 1887 Description: MCZ Memoirs Vol. XV no. 1

  • station number: 45

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 0 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Penny Benson 2021-08-16
Remarks: Localities vetted

  • None

  • One syntype redescribed as holotype of E. stanleyi Fauchald, 1992 . Orig. descr. gives lat. as 25° 23'N. Entry in original polychaete catalog lists MCZ 810 as 'Eunice longicirrata Webter (= Eunice antillensis Ehlers)'. 'TYPE' was stamped into Remarks column.

  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Ocean Subregion:
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Country:
  • United States
  • Specific Locality:
  • NW of Dry Tortugas
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • NW of Dry Tortugas
  • Depth:
  • 101 fms
  • Georeference:
  • 25.5500000, -84.350000 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1878-02-01 (Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (25° 33′ 0″ N  84° 21′ 0″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1878-02-01 / 1878-03-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • February - March 1898
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • Type descriptions may include NW of Cuba but the coordinates place this in US waters off Florida
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

  • None

  • None

  • [Masked]