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Pettibone, Marian H. (1963). Marine polychaete worms of the New England region. I. Aphroditidae through Trochochaetidae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 227(1): 1-356.
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Pettibone, Marian H.
1963
Marine polychaete worms of the New England region. I. Aphroditidae through Trochochaetidae
Bulletin of the United States National Museum
227(1): 1-356
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Aglaophamus circinata (Verrill in Smith & Harger, 1874) (new combination reference)
Aglaophamus dicirris Hartman, 1945 accepted as Aglaophamus verrilli (McIntosh, 1885) (additional source)
Amblyosyllis finmarchica (Malmgren, 1867) (additional source)
Anaitides arenae (Webster, 1879) accepted as Phyllodoce arenae Webster, 1879 (basis of record)
Anaitides maculata (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Phyllodoce maculata (Linnaeus, 1767) (additional source)
Anaitis formosa Verrill, 1885 accepted as Paranaitis speciosa (Webster, 1879) (source of synonymy)
Anaitis speciosa Webster, 1879 accepted as Paranaitis speciosa (Webster, 1879) (source of synonymy)
Aphrodita hastata Moore, 1905 (identification resource)
Apistobranchus typicus (Webster & Benedict, 1887) (additional source)
Autolytus cornutus Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Proceraea cornuta (Agassiz, 1862) (additional source)
Disoma Örsted, 1844 accepted as Trochochaeta Levinsen, 1884 (source of synonymy)
Disoma multisetosum Örsted, 1844 accepted as Trochochaeta multisetosa (Örsted, 1844) (source of synonymy)
Disomidae Mesnil, 1897 accepted as Trochochaetidae Pettibone, 1963 (source of synonymy)
Disomides Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Trochochaeta Levinsen, 1884 (source of synonymy)
Drieschia nans (Chamberlin, 1919) (basis of record)
Dysponetus pygmaeus Levinsen, 1879 (source of synonymy)
Enipo canadensis (McIntosh, 1874) (identification resource)
Enipo gracilis Verrill, 1874 (basis of record)
Eteone lactea Claparède, 1868 accepted as Hypereteone lactea (Claparède, 1868) (source of synonymy)
Eteone longa (Fabricius, 1780) (source of synonymy)
Eteone robusta Verrill, 1873 accepted as Eteone longa (Fabricius, 1780) (source of synonymy)
Eteone setosa Verrill, 1873 accepted as Eteone lactea Claparède, 1868 accepted as Hypereteone lactea (Claparède, 1868) (source of synonymy)
Ethocles Webster & Benedict, 1887 accepted as Apistobranchus Levinsen, 1883 (source of synonymy)
Ethocles typicus Webster & Benedict, 1887 accepted as Apistobranchus typicus (Webster & Benedict, 1887) (source of synonymy)
Eulalia annulata Verrill, 1873 accepted as Eulalia viridis (Linnaeus, 1767) (source of synonymy)
Eulalia bilineata (Johnston, 1840) (source of synonymy)
Eulalia dubia Webster & Benedict, 1884 (basis of record)
Eulalia viridis (Linnaeus, 1767) (additional source)
Eumida sanguinea (Örsted, 1843) (source of synonymy)
Eunice norvegica (Linnaeus, 1767) (source of synonymy)
Euphrosine armadillo Sars, 1851 (additional source)
Euphrosine borealis Örstedt, 1843 (additional source)
Euphrosyne branchiata Treadwell, 1939 accepted as Euphrosine armadillo Sars, 1851 (source of synonymy)
Euphrosyne longisetis Treadwell, 1939 accepted as Euphrosine borealis Örstedt, 1843 (source of synonymy)
Eusyllis blomstrandi Malmgren, 1867 (source of synonymy)
Eusyllis fragilis (Webster, 1879) (additional source)
Exogone verugera (Claparède, 1868) (additional source)
Gattiola cincinnata Verrill, 1874 accepted as Amblyosyllis cincinnata (Verrill, 1874) (source of synonymy)
Grubea dolichopoda Webster, 1879 accepted as Salvatoria clavata (Claparède, 1863) (source of synonymy)
Harmothoe (Eunoe) oerstedi (Malmgren, 1866) accepted as Eunoe oerstedi Malmgren, 1865 (new combination reference)
Harmothoe (Evarne) fragilis Moore, 1910 accepted as Harmothoe fragilis Moore, 1910 (source of synonymy)
Harmothoe (Hermadion) acanellae (Verrill, 1885) accepted as Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1882) (source of synonymy)
Harmothoe fragilis Moore, 1910 (additional source)
Harmothoe hartmanae Pettibone, 1948 accepted as Harmothoe imbricata (Linnaeus, 1767) (source of synonymy)
Harmothoe imbricata (Linnaeus, 1767) (additional source)
Hipponoa gaudichaudi [Auct. genus misspelling] accepted as Hipponoe gaudichaudi Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1830 (source of synonymy)
Laetmatonice armata Verrill, 1879 accepted as Laetmonice filicornis Kinberg, 1856 (source of synonymy)
Laetmonice filicornis Kinberg, 1856 (additional source)
Lagisca rarispina (Sars, 1861) accepted as Harmothoe rarispina (M. Sars, 1861) (additional source)
Lagisca rarispina occidentalis McIntosh, 1874 accepted as Harmothoe rarispina (M. Sars, 1861) (source of synonymy)
Lepidametria commensalis Webster, 1879 (redescription)
Lepidasthenia commensalis (Webster, 1879) accepted as Lepidametria commensalis Webster, 1879 (source of synonymy)
Lumbrineris brevipes (McIntosh, 1903) accepted as Paraninoe brevipes (McIntosh, 1903) (additional source)
Lumbrineris fragilis (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Scoletoma fragilis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (source of synonymy)
Marphysa acicularum Webster, 1884 (source of synonymy)
Marphysa sanguinea (Montagu, 1813) (additional source)
Metamphinome Treadwell, 1940 accepted as Hipponoe Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1830 (source of synonymy)
Metamphinome multibranchiata Treadwell, 1940 accepted as Hipponoe gaudichaudi Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1830 (source of synonymy)
Microphthalmus szcelkowii Metschnikow, 1865 (basis of record)
Myriana cirrata Treadwell, 1931 accepted as Proceraea cornuta (Agassiz, 1862) (source of synonymy)
Mystides viridis Webster & Benedict, 1887 (basis of record)
Neanthes diversicolor (Müller, 1776) accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (new combination reference)
Nemidia canadensis McIntosh, 1874 (basis of record)
Nemidia lawrencii McIntosh, 1874 accepted as Enipo torelli (Malmgren, 1865) (source of synonymy)
Nemidia torelli Malmgren, 1865 accepted as Enipo torelli (Malmgren, 1865) (additional source)
Nephthys canadensis McIntosh, 1900 accepted as Nephtys paradoxa Malm, 1874 (source of synonymy)
Nephthys lawrencii McIntosh, 1900 accepted as Nephtys incisa Malmgren, 1865 (source of synonymy)
Nephtys incisa Malmgren, 1865 (additional source)
Nephtys paradoxa Malm, 1874 (additional source)
Nereis (Neanthes) paucidentata Treadwell, 1939 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (source of synonymy)
Nereis (Neanthes) varia Treadwell, 1941 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (source of synonymy)
Nereis (Neanthes) virens Sars, 1835 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (basis of record)
Nereis (Nereis) grayi Pettibone, 1956 accepted as Nereis grayi Pettibone, 1956 (additional source)
Nereis arenaceodonta [auct. misspelling] accepted as Neanthes arenaceodentata (Moore, 1903) (basis of record)
Odontosyllis fulgurans (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (source of synonymy)
Onuphis (Nothria) opalina (Verrill, 1873) accepted as Onuphis opalina (Verrill, 1873) (source of synonymy)
Orbinia (Phylo) norvegica (M. Sars in G.O. Sars, 1872) accepted as Phylo norvegicus (M. Sars in G.O. Sars, 1872) (additional source)
Paedophylax brevicornis Webster & Benedict, 1887 accepted as Exogone verugera (Claparède, 1868) (source of synonymy)
Paranaitis speciosa (Webster, 1879) (additional source)
Parapionosyllis longicirrata (Webster & Benedict, 1884) (additional source)
Phyllodoce arenae Webster, 1879 (source of synonymy)
Phyllodoce catenula Verrill, 1873 (source of synonymy)
Phyllodoce gracilis Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Genetyllis gracilis (Kinberg, 1866) (source of synonymy)
Plotolepis Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Drieschia Michaelsen, 1892 (source of synonymy)
Plotolepis nans Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Drieschia nans (Chamberlin, 1919) (source of synonymy)
Podarke caeca Webster & Benedict, 1884 accepted as Microphthalmus szcelkowii Metschnikow, 1865 (source of synonymy)
Polynoe (Enipo) pavlovskii Uschakov, 1955 accepted as Nemidia canadensis McIntosh, 1874 (source of synonymy)
Polynoe gaspeensis McIntosh, 1874 accepted as Enipo gracilis Verrill, 1874 (source of synonymy)
Polynoe tarasovi Annenkova, 1937 accepted as Enipo gracilis Verrill, 1874 (source of synonymy)
Skardaria Wesenberg-Lund, 1951 accepted as Apistobranchus Levinsen, 1883 (source of synonymy)
Sphaerodorum gracilis (Rathke, 1843) (source of synonymy)
Sphaerosyllis brevifrons Webster & Benedict, 1884 (source of synonymy)
Sphaerosyllis erinaceus Claparède, 1863 accepted as Erinaceusyllis erinaceus (Claparède, 1863) (additional source)
Sphaerosyllis longicauda Webster & Benedict, 1887 accepted as Prosphaerosyllis longicauda (Webster & Benedict, 1887) (source of synonymy)
Sphaerosyllis longicirrata Webster & Benedict, 1884 accepted as Parapionosyllis longicirrata (Webster & Benedict, 1884) (source of synonymy)
Sphaerosyllis perkinsi Riser, 1991 (additional source)
Spio caudatus sensu Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868) (status source)
Sthenelais gracilis Verrill, 1880 (source of synonymy)
Sthenelais limicola (Ehlers, 1864) (additional source)
Syllides longocirrata (Örsted, 1845) accepted as Syllides longocirratus (Örsted, 1845) (source of synonymy)
 Depth range

Low water to about 200 m. [details]

 Depth range

Low water to about 30 m. Specimens collected swimming at the surface. [details]

 Distribution

Atlantic Ocean: from Massachusetts to North Carolina (USA). [details]

 Distribution

Atlantic coast of the USA. Records from other areas need confirmation. [details]

 Etymology

The specific epithet longicirrata refers to the fact that "the dorsal cirri [...] are very long for the genus" ... [details]

 Grammatical gender

Pettibone (1963, 1976) does not state the genus gender as she usually did. It is feminine (chaeta is transliterated ... [details]

 Habitat

In thicky muddy tubes of Sabaco elongatus (Verrill, 1873) (as Maldanopsis elongata), and on muddy and sandy ... [details]

 Homonymy

Disoma Örsted, 1844 is a junior homonym to protozoan Disoma Ehrenberg 1831 (pls. 1828) Sym. Phys., Phyt., sign. c. ... [details]

 Nomenclature

See comments on Spio caudatus Lamarck, 1818. In brief Neanthes caudata as used by Delle Chiaje is a ... [details]

 Publication date

Inadvertently prematurely published in 1945. The full description is not until the 1950 paper, which Hartman ... [details]

 Reproduction

It lacks a heteronereis stage, but immature and mature specimens were found swimming at the surface of Woods Hole ... [details]

 Reproduction

Sexually mature females found in May (south of Kattegat), August (coastal waters of North America) and in August to ... [details]

 Spelling

Nereis arenaceodonta is a misspelling originally introduced by Pettibone (1963: 162) for the species Nereis ... [details]

 Synonymy

Pettibone (1963) placed both Ethocles typicus and Skardaria fragmentata as Apistobranchus tullbergi. Thus the ... [details]

 Synonymy

The species was considered as a synonymy of Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1853) by various authors (e.g.: Hartman, 1959; ... [details]

 Synonymy

Pettibone (1963) placed both Ethocles typicus and Skardaria fragmentata as Apistobranchus tullbergi. Thus the ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Amblyosyllis cincinnata was synonymized with A. finmarchica by Pettibone (1963), but was posteriorly considered to ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Chamberlin (1919: 167) regarded the genus Myrianida Milne-Edwards, 1845 as synonymous with Myriana Savigny, 1822: ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Replacement name created by Treadwell (1941) for Nereis (Neanthes) paucidentata Treadwell, 1939, and treated as a ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Pettibone (1957, 1963) considered the genus Phylo Kinberg, 1866 as a subgenus of Orbinia Quatrefages, 1866. ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Sphaerosyllis brevifrons was synonymized with S. erinaceus (now in the genus Erinaceusyllis) by Pettibone (1963), ... [details]

 Type species

The type species of Odontosyllis is O. gibba Claparède, 1863 by monotypy. However, the type species is wrongly ... [details]