WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete Malmgren, 1866

129155 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129155)
accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete acutifrons (Grube, 1860)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete agulhasensis (Day, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete americana Day, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete ampullata Imajima, Reuscher & Fiege, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete arctica Malmgren, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete baltica Eliason, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete borealis (M. Sars, 1856)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete californica (Hilbig, 2000)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete capensis (Day, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete cinnamomea Imajima, Reuscher & Fiege, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete cornuta (Hilbig, 2000)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete crassiseta Annenkova, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete debrouweri Jeldes & Lefevre, 1959
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete elongata (Ehlers, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete eupalea Chamberlin, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete falcata Eliason, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete finmarchica (M. Sars, 1865)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete gagarae Uschakov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete goesi Malmgren, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete grubei Malmgren, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete homa Chamberlin, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete johanseni Chamberlin, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete kerguelensis McIntosh, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete kudenovi Jirkov, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete labrops Hartman, 1961
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete lindstroemi Malmgren, 1867 sensu Hessle, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete lineata (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1943)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete longipaleolata Uschakov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete luederitzi (Augener, 1918)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete macrobranchia Caullery, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete manriquei (Salazar-Vallejo, 1996)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete minuta Langerhans, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete octocirrata (Sars, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete oculata (Webster, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete parvidentata Day, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete petersenae Zhirkov, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete reducta Chamberlin, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete saphronovae Jirkov, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete setosa Verrill, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete sibirica (Wirén, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete sombreriana McIntosh, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete trilobata Webster & Benedict, 1887
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete undecima Alvestad, Kongsrud & Kongshavn, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete vega (Wirén, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete villenai Parapar, Helgason, Jirkov & Moreira, 2012

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete oculata (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1956) (taxon inquirendum, In Ampharete becomes unreplaced secondary homonyn to A. oculata)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete brevibranchiata Treadwell, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete arctica Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete cirrata Webster & Benedict, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete acutifrons (Grube, 1860) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete goeesi [auct.] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete goesi Malmgren, 1866 (lapsus calami)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete gracilis Malmgren, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnobothrus gracilis (Malmgren, 1866) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete intermedia Marion, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete grubei Malmgren, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete patagonica Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnobothrus patagonicus (Kinberg, 1866) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete seribranchiata Treadwell, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete eupalea Chamberlin, 1920 (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Malmgren, A. J. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(5): 355-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/369/mode/1up
page(s): 362 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology unstated by Malmgren, but it seems at the time...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology unstated by Malmgren, but it seems at the time he was using ancient Greek names of women for genera. Ampharete, Samytha, and Melinna are Greek female names. [details]
Bellan, G. (2008). Ampharete. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129155 on 2017-11-23

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original description Malmgren, A. J. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(5): 355-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/369/mode/1up
page(s): 362 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Lamarck, Jean Baptiste de. 1838. Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans vertèbres. 2nd Edition. Volume 5. 1-699 [Annelids & Polychaeta occupies p499 to 639]. J.B. Baillière Librarie. Paris., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/histoirenaturell051838lama
page(s): 608 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsabellides Annenkova, 1929) Annenkova, N. 1929. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Polychaeten-Fauna der USSR. I. Fam. Pectinariidae Quatrefages (Amphictenidae Malmgren) und Ampharetidae Malmgren. Annuaire du Musee Zoologique de l'Académie des Sciences de l'URSS, 30(3): 477-502.
page(s): 494 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterampharete Augener, 1918) Augener, H. (1918). Polychaeta. Beitrage zur Kenntnis der Meeresfauna Westafrikas. 2(2): 67-625, plates II-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7172671#page/79/mode/1up
page(s): 505 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterobranchus Wagner, 1885) Wagner, Nicolas. (1885). Die Wirbellosen des Weissen Meeres. Erster Band : zoologische Forschungen an der Küste des Solowetzkischen Meerbusens in den Sommermonaten der Jahre 1877, 1878, 1879 und 1882. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.65513
page(s): 56; note: name in flow of text, not indicated as new [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record 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 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsabellides Annenkova, 1929) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

redescription  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Malmgren, A. J. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(5): 355-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/369/mode/1up
page(s): 368; note: Malmgren diagnoses "Sabellides (M. Edw.) Char. emend" [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Quatrefages, Armand de. (1866 [imprint date 1865]). Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d'eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. Volume 2.. Première partie. 1-336. Deuxième Partie. 337-794. Explication des planches p.1-24. planches 1-20. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=M_xNAAAAcAAJ
page(s): 377 [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Quatrefages, Armand de. (1866 [imprint date 1865]). Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d'eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. Volume 2.. Première partie. 1-336. Deuxième Partie. 337-794. Explication des planches p.1-24. planches 1-20. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=M_xNAAAAcAAJ
page(s): 377; note: Uses Sabellides for four species, is unaware of Ampharete (yet to be published at time of MS completion?) [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Parapar J., Helgason G.V., Jirkov I., Moreira J. 2012. Polychaetes of the genus Ampharete (Polychaeta: Ampharetidae) collected in Icelandic waters during the BIOICE project. Helgoland Marine Research, Volume 66, Issue 3, pp 331-344., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10152-011-0274-z
page(s): 333; note: uses incorrect date of 1866 for Sabellides  [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterampharete Augener, 1918) Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 696-697; note: continues with Pterampharete as a synonym of Sabellides, but uses as a subgenus for P. luederitzi [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Sars, M. (1851). Beretning om en i Sommeren 1849 foretagen zoologisk Reise i Lofoten og Finmarken [1850 date used in Hydrozoa, 1851 in Polychaeta & others]. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne. 6: 121-211., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/33948#page/129/mode/1up
page(s): 205; note: uses Sabellides for Sabellides octocirrata S. and Sabellides cristata S., nov spec. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Day, J.H. 1964. A review of the family Ampharetidae (Polychaeta). Annals of the South African Museum, 48(4): 97-120., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/126385#page/1/mode/1up
page(s): 116 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 492 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Hessle, C. (1917). Zur Kenntnis der terebellomorphen Polychaeten. Zoologiska bidrag från Uppsala. 5: 39-258, plates I-V., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/120026#page/51/mode/1up
page(s): 101 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838) Holthe, T. (1986). Evolution, systematics, and distribution of the Polychaeta Terebellomorpha, with a catalogue of the taxa and a bibliography. Gunneria. 55: 1-236., available online at http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/get/diva2:331918/FULLTEXT01.pdf
page(s): 102 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosabellides Berkeley & Berkeley, 1943) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterampharete Augener, 1918) Day, J.H. 1964. A review of the family Ampharetidae (Polychaeta). Annals of the South African Museum, 48(4): 97-120., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/126385#page/1/mode/1up
page(s): 116; note: Pterampharete placed as a synonym of Sabellides [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterampharete Augener, 1918) Kirkegaard, Jørgen B. 1959. The Polychaeta of West Africa Part I. Sedentary species. Atlantide Report, 5: 7-117.
note: as P. lüderitzi (with the accent) [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterampharete Augener, 1918) Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterampharete Augener, 1918) Imajima, M., Reuscher, M.G. & Fiege, D. 2012. Ampharetidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Japan. Part I: The genus Ampharete Malmgren, 1866, along with a discussion of several taxonomic characters of the family and the introduction of a new identification tool. Zootaxa, 3490: 75-88.
page(s): 79; note: Pterampharete, together with Sabellides, placed as a synonym of Ampharete [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosabella Claparède, 1863) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology unstated by Malmgren, but it seems at the time he was using ancient Greek names of women for genera. Ampharete, Samytha, and Melinna are Greek female names. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
detritus feeder [details]