WoRMS taxon details

Alciopa Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833

129142  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129142)

accepted
Genus
Alciopa (Halodora) Greeff, 1876 (objective synonym of Alciopa)
Greeffia McIntosh, 1885 (replacement name but subjective synonym)
Halodora Greeff, 1876 (objective synonym of Alciopa)
Nauphanta Greeff, 1876 (replaced homonym, replacement Greeffia is synonym to Alciopa)
Species Alciopa pacifica Kinberg, 1866
Species Alciopa reynaudii Audouin & H Milne Edwards, 1833
Species Alciopa splendida Kinberg, 1866
Species Alciopa vertebralis Costa, 1862

Species Alciopa atlantica Kinberg, 1866 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable)

Subgenus Alciopa (Halodora) Greeff, 1876 accepted as Alciopa Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833 (objective synonym of Alciopa)
  » Species Alciopa (Halodora) petersii Langerhans, 1880 accepted as Rhynchonereella petersii (Langerhans, 1880) (superseded original combination)
Species Alciopa antarctica McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Vanadis antarctica (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded original combination)
Species Alciopa bartelsii Hering, 1892 accepted as Krohnia lepidota krohnii (Greeff, 1879) (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa candida Delle Chiaje, 1841 accepted as Torrea candida (Delle Chiaje, 1841) (superseded original combination)
Species Alciopa cantraini Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Naiades cantrainii Delle Chiaje, 1828 (superseded original combination)
Species Alciopa cari Hering, 1892 accepted as Rhynchonereella petersii (Langerhans, 1880) (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa cirrata Greeff, 1876 accepted as Krohnia lepidota (Krohn, 1845) (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa distorta Treadwell, 1943 accepted as Naiades cantrainii Delle Chiaje, 1828 (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa edwardsii Krohn, 1847 accepted as Naiades cantrainii Delle Chiaje, 1828 (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa krohnii Greeff, 1879 accepted as Krohnia lepidota krohnii (Greeff, 1879) (superseded original combination)
Species Alciopa lepidota Krohn, 1845 accepted as Krohnia lepidota (Krohn, 1845) (superseded original combination)
Species Alciopa longirhyncha Greeff, 1885 accepted as Vanadis formosa Claparède, 1870 (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa mutilata Treadwell, 1934 accepted as Naiades cantrainii Delle Chiaje, 1828 (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa quadrioculata McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Alciopa reynaudii Audouin & H Milne Edwards, 1833 (subjective synonym)
Species Alciopa reynaudi [auct. lapsus] accepted as Alciopa reynaudii Audouin & H Milne Edwards, 1833 (misspelling)
Species Alciopa vittata Hering, 1892 accepted as Torrea candida (Delle Chiaje, 1841) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Audouin, J.V. and Milne Edwards, H. (1833). Classification des Annélides et description de celles qui habitent les côtes de la France. Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris, sér. 1. 29: 195-269., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29342#page/199/mode/1up
page(s): 236-238 [details]   
Etymology Not stated. The name Alciopa refers presumably to the nymph of the Greek mythology, Alciope.  
Etymology Not stated. The name Alciopa refers presumably to the nymph of the Greek mythology, Alciope. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Alciopa Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129142 on 2018-02-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Audouin, J.V. and Milne Edwards, H. (1833). Classification des Annélides et description de celles qui habitent les côtes de la France. Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris, sér. 1. 29: 195-269., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29342#page/199/mode/1up
page(s): 236-238 [details]   

original description  (ofGreeffia McIntosh, 1885) McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 182; note: replacement name for junior homonym Nauphanta Greeff [details]   

original description  (ofHalodora Greeff, 1876) Greeff, Richard. (1876). Untersuchungen über die Alciopiden. Nova Acta der Kaiserlichen Leopold-Carolin Deutschen Akademie der Naturforscher, Dresden. 39(2): 34-122, pl.2-7., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12766776
page(s): 52; note: Alciopa reynaudii is assigned to Halodora Greeff [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofNauphanta Greeff, 1876) Greeff, Richard. (1876). Untersuchungen über die Alciopiden. Nova Acta der Kaiserlichen Leopold-Carolin Deutschen Akademie der Naturforscher, Dresden. 39(2): 34-122, pl.2-7., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12766776
page(s): 69; note: replaced homonym, replacement Greeffia is synonym to Alciopa [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Cuvier, G. 1830. Le règne animal distribué d'apres son organisation, pour servir de base a l'histoire naturelle des animaux et d'introduction a l'anatomie comparée. 2nd Edition. Volume 3 [includes Polychaeta]. 1-504. Déterville et Crochard. Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/17681
page(s): 202; note: Description of "les Alciopes" apparently as a genus-level name, but not as a Latin name. [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHalodora Greeff, 1876) Støp-Bowitz, Carl 1948. Polychaeta from the "Michael Sars" North Atlantic deep-sea expedition 1910. Report on the Scientific Results of the Michael Sars North Atlantic Deep-Sea Expedition, 5(8): 1-91., available online at http://www.annelida.net/docs/scans.html
page(s): 30 [details]   

status source  (ofAlciopa (Halodora) Greeff, 1876) Langerhans, Paul 1880. Die wurmfauna Madeiras. II. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie, 33(1-2): 271-316., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/164138#page/281/mode/1up
page(s): 312; note: usage with rank change for Halodora to subgenus [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source  (ofAlciopa (Halodora) Greeff, 1876) Støp-Bowitz, Carl 1948. Polychaeta from the "Michael Sars" North Atlantic deep-sea expedition 1910. Report on the Scientific Results of the Michael Sars North Atlantic Deep-Sea Expedition, 5(8): 1-91., available online at http://www.annelida.net/docs/scans.html
page(s): 30; note: No direct reference but returns Halodora reynaudii sensu Greeff to Alciopa [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofNauphanta Greeff, 1876) McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 182; note: Replaced homonym Nauphanta with Greeffia [details]   
 
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Etymology Not stated. The name Alciopa refers presumably to the nymph of the Greek mythology, Alciope. [details]

Publication date Audouin & Milne Edwards in Cuvier (1830: 202) introduced ''Les Alciopes'' and the nomen nudum Alciopa reynaudii, but the name of the genus was validly published only in 1833, by Audouin & Milne Edwards (1833: 236-238). [details]