International Polychaete Day — July 1

Commemorating the Life and Work of Kristian Fauchald
(1 July 1935 – 4 April 2015)

Remembrances

Fredrik Pleijel and Greg Rouse

Don Reish

Sergio Salazar-Vallejo

Kirk Fitzhugh

Taxa named by and for Kristian Fauchald

Compilation by Geoff Reed

Curatorships

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County — Polychaetous Annelids

National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian) — Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Kristian in Southern California

Dave Young and Kristian Fauchald at USC’s Catalina Lab.

Russ Zimmer and Kristian Fauchald circa 1977.

Kristian Fauchald at SCAMIT in May 1988.

Kristian Fauchald at SCAMIT in May 2006.

NEP species named in honor of Kristian Fauchauld

Caulleryaspis fauchalidi Salazar-Vallejo & Buzhinskaja 2013

Hypereteone fauchalidi (Kravitz & Jones 2979)

Nereis fauchaldi Leon-Gonzalez & Diaz-Castaneda 1998

Pseudathrospio fauchaldi Lovell 1994

Polychaete images by Leslie Harris

All images below are copyright © by Leslie Harris


Amaeana sp A


Amblyosyllis speciosa fig D of Imajima


Amblyosyllis speciosa sensu Dorsey


Amphitritinae sp 1


Aonides oxycephala


Arabella semimaculata


Arctonoe on Parastichopus parvimensis


Boccardia claparedei and B. proboscidea


Cheilonereis cyclurus


Collage for LACM Naturalist


Dorvilleidae


Epigamia noroi


Eulalia californiensis


Eunice


Eunice antennata


Harmothoe imbricata group


Hediste limnicola


Hobsonia floridana and Nematostella vectensis


Hydroides ezoensis


Lanicides


Malmgreniella variegata


Manayunkia


Marenzelleria viridis


Marenzelleria viridis


Myrianida pachycera


Neanthes succinea


Neanthes succinea


Neanthes succinea


Nereid epitoke


Nereiphylla


Nicolea sp A


Notaulax occidentalis


Notopygos caribea


Ophiodromus pugettensis


Orbinid


Petaloproctus


Phyllodoce medipapillata


Proceraea okadai


Sabaco elongata


Streblospio benedicti


Streblospio benedicti