WoRMS taxon details

Priapulus caudatus Lamarck, 1816

101160  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101160)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution circum-arctic  
Distribution circum-arctic [details]

Distribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern...  
Distribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), downstream part of the St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary; Cobscook Bay [details]
Neuhaus, B. (2018). World List of Priapulida. Priapulus caudatus Lamarck, 1816. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101160 on 2018-11-17
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original description  (ofPriapulus hibernicus McCoy, 1845) McCoy, F. (1845). XL.—Contributions to the fauna of Ireland. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 15(98): 270-274. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPriapulus brevicaudatus Ehlers, 1861) Ehlers, E. H. (1861). Ueber die gattung Priapulus (Lam.): Ein beitrag zur kenntniss der gephyreen. Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPriapulus glandifer Ehlers, 1861) Ehlers, E. H. (1861). Ueber die gattung Priapulus (Lam.): Ein beitrag zur kenntniss der gephyreen. Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPriapulus intermedius Lenz, 1878) Lenz, H. (1878). Resultate der im Auftrage der Freien- und Hansa-Stadt Lübeck angestellten Schleppnetzuntersuchungen - unter Mitwirkung von C. Arnold und Dr. C. M. Wiechmann-Kadow. <em>Jahresbericht der Commission zur Wissenschaftliche Untersuchung der deutschen Meere in Kiel für die Jahre 1874. 1875. 1876. Anhang.</em> 3(4-6): 1-24, Taf 21-22. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPriapulus profundus Sanders & Hessler, 1962) Sanders, H. L.; Hessler, R. R. (1962). Priapulus atlantisi and Priapulus profundus. Two new species of Priapulids from bathyal and abyssal depths of the North Atlantic. <em>Deep Sea Research and Oceanographic Abstracts.</em> 9: 125-130., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/0011-7471(62)90004-9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofPriapulus multidentatus Möbius, 1873) Möbius, K. (1873). Die faunistischen Untersuchungen. A. Die wirbellosen Thiere der Ostsee. <em>In: Die Exp. zur physikalisch-chem. und biol. Untersuchung der Ostsee im Sommer 1870 S.M. Avisodampfer Pommerania nebst physikalischen Beob. an den Stat. der preus. Ostseeküste. Erster Jahresber. Comm. Wiss. Unters. Dtsch. Meere Kiel, yr. 1: 97-144.</em>
page(s): 106 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Neuhaus, B.; van der Land, J. (2001). Cephalorhyncha (=Loricifera, Priapulida, Kinorhyncha, Nematomorpha), <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 159-160 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Wesenberg-Lund, E. (1933). The collections of gephyreans in the Royal Museum of Natural History of Belgium. <em>Bulletin du Musée Royal d'Histoire Naturelle de Belgique.</em> 9(6): 1–16., available online at http://biblio.naturalsciences.be/rbins-publications/bulletin-of-the-royal-belgian-natural-history-museum/bulletin-of-the-royal-belgian-natural-history-museum-1930-1948/wesenberg-lund_collections_1933 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution circum-arctic [details]

From other sources
Diet feeds on other marine worms [details]

Dimensions upto 150 mm [details]

Distribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), downstream part of the St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary; Cobscook Bay [details]

Habitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Habitat coastal to deep sea [details]

Morphology colour is generally brownish with a distinct metallic iridescence [details]

Morphology white for recently molted [details]

Reproduction sexes are separate but not differentiated externally. and there is normally only one ovary or testis; eggs and sperm are released into the water where fertilization occurs. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish frynsehalet pølseorm  [details]
English cactus worm  [details]
Japanese エラヒキムシ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål frynsepølseorm  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk frynsepølseorm  [details]