WoRMS taxon details

Neanthes Kinberg, 1865

129378  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129378)

accepted
Genus
Neanthes vaalii Kinberg, 1865 (type by subsequent designation)
Praxithea Malmgren, 1867 (unreplaced homonym and a subjective synonym)
Species Neanthes abyssorum Hartman, 1967
Species Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868)
Species Neanthes agnesiae (Augener, 1918)
Species Neanthes agulhana (Day, 1963)
Species Neanthes arenaceodentata (Moore, 1903)
Species Neanthes articulata Knox, 1960
Species Neanthes augeneri (Gravier & Dantan, 1934)
Species Neanthes bassi Wilson, 1984
Species Neanthes bioculata (Hartmann-Schröder, 1975)
Species Neanthes biparagnatha Bonyadi-Naeini, Rastegar-Pouyani, Rastegar-Pouyani, Glasby & Rahimian, 2017
Species Neanthes biseriata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
Species Neanthes bongcoi Pillai, 1965
Species Neanthes bruaca Lana & Sovierzovsky, 1987
Species Neanthes ceciliae Steiner & Santos, 2004
Species Neanthes chilkaensis (Southern, 1921)
Species Neanthes chingrighattensis (Fauvel, 1932)
Species Neanthes cortezi Kudenov, 1979
Species Neanthes cricognatha (Ehlers, 1904)
Species Neanthes crucifera (Grube, 1878)
Species Neanthes deplanata (Mohammad, 1971)
Species Neanthes donghaiensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
Species Neanthes egregicirrata (Treadwell, 1924)
Species Neanthes flava Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
Species Neanthes flavipes Ehlers, 1868
Species Neanthes flindersi Wilson, 1984
Species Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822)
Species Neanthes galetae Fauchald, 1977
Species Neanthes glandicincta (Southern, 1921)
Species Neanthes helenae Kinberg, 1866
Species Neanthes heteroculata (Hartmann-Schröder, 1981)
Species Neanthes hondoensis Khlebovich, 1996
Species Neanthes indica (Kinberg, 1865)
Species Neanthes isolata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
Species Neanthes kerguelenensis (McIntosh, 1885)
Species Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)
Species Neanthes kermadeca (Kirkegaard, 1995)
Species Neanthes larentukana (Grube, 1881)
Species Neanthes latipalpa (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Neanthes latipoda (Paik, 1973)
Species Neanthes lighti Hartman, 1938
Species Neanthes macrocephala (Hansen, 1882)
Species Neanthes maculata Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
Species Neanthes manatensis Pillai, 1965
Species Neanthes meggitti (Monro, 1931)
Species Neanthes mexicana Fauchald, 1972
Species Neanthes multidentata Fassari & Mollica, 2000
Species Neanthes nanhaiensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
Species Neanthes negomboensis De Silva, 1965
Species Neanthes noodti Hartmann-Schröder, 1962
Species Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822)
Species Neanthes operta (Stimpson, 1856)
Species Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918)
Species Neanthes papillosa (Day, 1963)
Species Neanthes philippinensis Leon-Gonzalez & Salazar-Vallejo, 2003
Species Neanthes pleijeli Leon-Gonzalez & Salazar-Vallejo, 2003
Species Neanthes reducta (Southern, 1921)
Species Neanthes roosevelti Hartman, 1939
Species Neanthes rubicunda (Ehlers, 1868)
Species Neanthes ruficeps (Ehlers, 1904)
Species Neanthes sakhalinensis (Okuda, 1935)
Species Neanthes sandiegensis Fauchald, 1977
Species Neanthes seridentata Hartmann-Schröder, 1959
Species Neanthes sexoculata Cantone, 1990
Species Neanthes shinkai Shimabukuro, Santos, Alfaro-Lucas, Fujiwara & Sumida, 2017
Species Neanthes suluensis Kirkegaard, 1995
Species Neanthes tasmani Bakken, 2002
Species Neanthes trifasciata (Ehlers, 1901)
Species Neanthes typhla (Monro, 1930)
Species Neanthes uncinula Russell, 1962
Species Neanthes unifasciata (Willey, 1905)
Species Neanthes uniseriata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
Species Neanthes vaalii Kinberg, 1865
Species Neanthes verrillii (Grube, 1878)
Species Neanthes vitabunda (Pflugfelder, 1933)
Species Neanthes vitiazi Khlebovich, 1996
Species Neanthes willeyi (Day, 1934)
Species Neanthes zonata Malmgren, 1867

Species Neanthes anchylochaeta (Horst, 1924) accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
Species Neanthes brandti (Malmgren, 1865) accepted as Alitta brandti Malmgren, 1865 (superseded recombination)
Species Neanthes capensis Willey, 1904 accepted as Neanthes willeyi (Day, 1934) (subjective synonym)
Species Neanthes caudata (sensu Delle Chiaje, 1827) accepted as Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868) (based on a misidentification)
Species Neanthes diversicolor (Müller, 1776) accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (superseded subsequent combination)
Species Neanthes grandis (Stimpson, 1853) accepted as Alitta grandis (Stimpson, 1853) (superseded recombination)
Species Neanthes ijimai (Izuka, 1912) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
Species Neanthes irrorata (Malmgren, 1867) accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (superseded combination of synonym)
Species Neanthes japonica (Izuka, 1908) accepted as Hediste japonica (Izuka, 1908) (superseded recombination)
Species Neanthes micromma Harper, 1979 accepted as Nereis (Neanthes) micromma Harper, 1979
Species Neanthes multignatha (Wu, Sun& yang, 1981) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
Species Neanthes obscura Treadwell, 1928 accepted as Perinereis helleri (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
Species Neanthes oligohalina Rioja, 1946 accepted as Nereis oligohalina (Rioja, 1946) (superseded original combination)
Species Neanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (supersed recombination)
Species Neanthes pseudonoodti Fauchald, 1977 accepted as Pseudonereis pseudonoodti (Fauchald, 1977) (superseded original combination)
Species Neanthes succinea (Leuckart, 1847) accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (superseded combination)
Species Neanthes variegata Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Pseudonereis gallapagensis Kinberg, 1865
Species Neanthes virens (M. Sars, 1835) accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (superseded subsequent combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Kinberg, J.G.H. (1865). Annulata nova. [Continuatio.]. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 22(2): 167-179., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/181/mode/1up
page(s): 171 [details]   
Etymology Not stated, uncertain. Neanthes could refer to the Greek classic writer Neanthes of Cyzicus (3rd century BC).  
Etymology Not stated, uncertain. Neanthes could refer to the Greek classic writer Neanthes of Cyzicus (3rd century BC). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Neanthes Kinberg, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129378 on 2018-12-12
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-07-13 08:37:11Z
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2005-07-14 08:59:00Z
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2008-03-04 06:49:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Kinberg, J.G.H. (1865). Annulata nova. [Continuatio.]. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 22(2): 167-179., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/181/mode/1up
page(s): 171 [details]   

original description  (ofPraxithea Malmgren, 1867) Malmgren, A.J. (1867). Annulata Polychaeta Spetsbergiæ, Grœnlandiæ, Islandiæ et Scandinaviæ. Hactenus Cognita. Ex Officina Frenckelliana, Helsingforslæ. 127 pp. & XIV plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13358
page(s): 50 [details]   

original description  (ofNereis (Neanthioides) Rioja, 1918) Rioja, Enrique. (1918). Datos para le conocimiento de la fauna de anelidos poliquetos del cantabrico (2nd parte). <em>Trabajos del Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturale. Serie zoológica.</em> 37: 1-99., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13722697
page(s): 66; note: new subgenus of Nereis, contrasted with Neanthes [details]   

basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Original diagnosis by Kinberg (1865: 171): "Papillae pharyngis corneae, distantes, conicae, completae, appendices segmentorum partis corporis anterioris et posterioris aequales.[details]

Etymology Not stated, uncertain. Neanthes could refer to the Greek classic writer Neanthes of Cyzicus (3rd century BC). [details]

Type designation Neanthes vaali is listed first but otherwise is not selected as type species. Perhaps Hartman 1959 effectively designated it, if not selected elsewhere earlier. [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]