WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoccardiella Blake & Kudenov, 1978

129610  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129610)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora hamata Webster, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoccardiella hamata (Webster, 1879) (type by original designation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora (Boccardiella) (Blake & Kudenov, 1978)· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blake, J.A.; Kudenov, J.D. (1978). The Spionidae (Polychaeta) from Southeastern Australia and adjacent areas with a revision of the genera. Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria. 39: 171-280., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121937#page/201/mode/1up
page(s): 264-265, table 3 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name Boccardiella is composed by the name...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name Boccardiella is composed by the name of the genus Boccardia Carazzi, 1893, followed by the Latin suffix -ella, feminine of -ellus, and added to a noun in order to form a diminuitive of that noun.  [details]
Gil, J.; Bellan, G. (2016). Boccardiella. 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=129610 on 2017-12-12

Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z
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Martinez, Olga
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-03-28 15:04:56Z
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original description Blake, J.A.; Kudenov, J.D. (1978). The Spionidae (Polychaeta) from Southeastern Australia and adjacent areas with a revision of the genera. Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria. 39: 171-280., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121937#page/201/mode/1up
page(s): 264-265, table 3 [details]   

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 Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora (Boccardiella) (Blake & Kudenov, 1978)) Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1996). Annelida, Borstenwürmer, Polychaeta [Annelida, bristleworms, Polychaeta]. 2nd revised ed. The fauna of Germany and adjacent seas with their characteristics and ecology, 58. Gustav Fischer: Jena, Germany. ISBN 3-437-35038-2. 648 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Original diagnosis by Blake & Kudenov (1978: 264): "Prostomium anteriorly entire or incised, extending posteriorly as caruncle. Setiger 1 with or without notosetae. Setiger 5 strongly modified with only 1 type of major spine in a single row, with smaller companion setae; capillary notosetae present. Bidentate hooded hooks from setiger 7, main fang and shaft forming oblique angle with reduced (acute) angle between main fang and secondary tooth; main fang and secondary tooth more or less subequal without constriction on shaft; posterior notopodial spines or 'boat hooks' present or absent. Branchiae from setiger 2, present or absent on setiger 5, continuing for variable number of segments. Pygidium disc-like or reduced to small lobes or lappets, with or without small cirri or papillae.[details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name Boccardiella is composed by the name of the genus Boccardia Carazzi, 1893, followed by the Latin suffix -ella, feminine of -ellus, and added to a noun in order to form a diminuitive of that noun.  [details]