WoRMS taxon details

Aphrodita aculeata Linnaeus, 1758

129840  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129840)

accepted
Species
Aphrodita nitens Johnston, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Eruca echinata Barrelier, 1714 (pre-Linnaean, not a binominal, subjective synonym)
Eruca marina Ruysch, 1721 (pre-Linnaean name, subjective synonym)
Halithea aurata Risso, 1826 (subjective synonym)
Halithea sericea Lamarck, 1818 (subjective synonym)
Milnesia nuda Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Mus marinus [Linnaeus, informal 1756] (unavailable pre-Linnaean name, subjective synonym)
Vermis aureus Claparède, 1868 (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 655 [details]   
Note Unknown ("in oceano"-Linneaus, 1758: 655)., No...  
Type locality Unknown ("in oceano"-Linneaus, 1758: 655). [details]
Type material No type material is available (Barnich & Fiege, 2000) [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Aphrodita aculeata Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129840 on 2018-06-19
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 655 [details]   

original description  (ofAphrodita nitens Johnston, 1865) Johnston, G. (1865). A catalogue of the British non-parasitical worms in the collection of the British Museum. [book]. 1-365. British Museum. London. [See also separate entry for Baird supplement]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12291
page(s): 102 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofEruca marina Ruysch, 1721) Ruysch, Frederik [Fredericii Ruischii]. (1721). Thesaurus animalium primus : cum figuris aeneis = Het eerste cabinet der dieren. [Book]. 42 pp, 7 plates, Apud Joannem Wolters, Amsterdam., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29962469
page(s): 23; note: Number 49 in Ruysch's thesaurus of animals. There is a brief Latin diagnosis, but no figure. Not strictly a binominal, and in any case pre-Linnaean. [details]   

original description  (ofAphrodita borealis Johnston, 1840) Johnston, George 1840. Miscellanea Zoologica British Annelids. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ser. 1, 4: 368-375, plates10., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3386311 [details]   

original description  (ofAphroditella pallida Roule, 1898) Roule, Louis. (1898). Notice preliminaire sur les especes d'annelides recueillies dans les explorations sous-marines du Travailleur et du Talisman. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. 4(1): 190-195., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5032573 [details]   

original description  (ofEruca echinata Barrelier, 1714) Barrelier, Jacob. (1714). Icones plantarum per Galliam Hispaniam, et Italiam observatar. Opus posthumum editum cura et studio Antonii de Jussieu. [Book]. Paris : apud Stephanum Ganeau, viâ Jacobaeâ, ad insignia dombarum, è regione Fonctis Sancti Severini 1714., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/72070#/summary
page(s): icon [figure] 1284 with caption, & p. 124 name only; note: The worm is labelled "Eruca echinata, marina, griseo fusca".  [details]   

original description  (ofHalithea aurata Risso, 1826) Risso, A. (1826-1827). Histoire naturelle des principales productions de l'Europe Méridionale et particulièrement de celles des environs de Nice et des Alpes Maritimes. Paris, Levrault: Vol. 1: xii+448 pp., 1 map [1826]; Vol. 2: vii+482 pp., 8 pls [November 1827]; Vol. 3: xvi+480 pp.,14 pls [September 1827]; Vol. 4: iv+439 pp., 12 pls [November 1826]; Vol. 5: viii+400 pp., 10 pls [November 1827]. . 3(XVI): 1-480, 14 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/58984 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofHalithea sericea Lamarck, 1818) Lamarck, Jean Baptiste de. (1818). [USE FOR POLYCHAETA = Vol. 5. Annelides of ...] Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; precedes d'une Introduction offrant la determination des caracteres essentiels de l`Animal, sa distinction du vegetal et desautres corps naturels, enfin, l'Exposition des Principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie]. Paris, Deterville, 612 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12886879
page(s): 307; note: Lamarck mentions he took the name from Savigny's MS [details]   

original description  (ofHystrix marina Redi in Claparède, 1868) Claparède, É. (1868). Les annélides chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 19(2): 313-584, plates I-XVI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50163#page/375/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofMilnesia nuda Quatrefages, 1866) Quatrefages, Armand de. (1866 [imprint date 1865]). Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d’eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. Volume 1. 1-588. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris. [some vol.2 species are also linked here but see also source id 51472]., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=FV9IAAAAYAAJ [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofVermis aureus Claparède, 1868) Claparède, É. (1868). Les annélides chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 19(2): 313-584, plates I-XVI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50163#page/375/mode/1up
page(s): 351 [details]   

additional source Kinberg, J.G.H. (1856). Nya slägten och arter af Annelider, Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhhandlingar Stockholm, 12 (9-10), 381-388 [read 1855; printed 1856]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54201#page/395/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/  [details]   

additional source Johnston, G. (1865). A catalogue of the British non-parasitical worms in the collection of the British Museum. [book]. 1-365. British Museum. London. [See also separate entry for Baird supplement]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12291 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

redescription Barnich, R. and Fiege, D. 2000. Review of the North Atlantic and Mediterranean species of Aphrodita Linnaeus, 1758 and Aphroditella Roule, 1898 (Polychaeta: Aphroditidae). Ophelia, 53(2): 131-140.
page(s): 132-136; note: Based on material from the most plausible type locality: North Atlantic-Mediterranean Sea. [details]   

identification resource Imajima, Minoru. (2003). Polychaetous Annelids from Sagami Bay and Sagami Sea collected by the Emperor Showa of Japan and deposited at the Showa Memorial Institute, National Science Museum, Tokyo (II), Orders included within the Phyllodocida, Amphinomida, Spintherida and Enicida. National Science Museum Monographs. 23: 1-221., available online at http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110004708004/en
page(s): 6-10 [details]   

identification resource Jirkov, I.A. (2001). [Polychaeta of the Arctic Ocean] (In Russian) Polikhety severnogo Ledovitogo Okeana. Yanus-K Press, Moscow, 632 pp., available online at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/259865957_Jirkov_2001_Polychaeta_of_the_North_Polar_Basin [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofAphrodite aculeata (Linnaeus, 1761)) 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]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

redescription  (ofEruca marina Ruysch, 1721) Seba, Albertus. (1734-1765 (v1 1734, v2 1735, v3 1759, v4 1765)). Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri accurata descriptio, et iconibus artificiosissimis expressio, per universam physiees historiam : Opus, cui, in hoc rerum genere, nullum par exstitit / Description exacte des principales curiosités naturelles du magnifique cabinet d'Albert Seba. 4 vols, Amstelaedami :Apud Janssonio-Waesbergios & J. Wetstenium & Gul. Smith,1734-65., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/62760
page(s): plate 90, page 142; note: description and plate of Eruca marina [details]   

additional source  (ofEruca marina Ruysch, 1721) Claparède, É. (1868). Les annélides chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 19(2): 313-584, plates I-XVI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50163#page/375/mode/1up
page(s): 352; note: listed in synonymy of Aphrodita aculeata. Obviously not a usage as valid [details]   

additional source  (ofEruca marina Ruysch, 1721) 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): 55; note: listing which attributes the name to Seba in Claparede 1868. Claparede included the name in a synonymy attributed to Seba [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription  (ofAphroditella pallida Roule, 1898) Roule, Louis. (1906). Annélides et Géphyriens. Expéditions scientifiques du Travailleur et du Talisman pendant les années 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883. 7: 1-102, plates 1-10., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46501333
note: full description after preliminary description of 1898? [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy  (ofAphrodita borealis Johnston, 1840) McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAphrodita nitens Johnston, 1865) Johnston, G. (1865). A catalogue of the British non-parasitical worms in the collection of the British Museum. [book]. 1-365. British Museum. London. [See also separate entry for Baird supplement]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12291
page(s): 102 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription  (ofAphroditella pallida Roule, 1898) Barnich, R. and Fiege, D. 2000. Review of the North Atlantic and Mediterranean species of Aphrodita Linnaeus, 1758 and Aphroditella Roule, 1898 (Polychaeta: Aphroditidae). Ophelia, 53(2): 131-140.
page(s): 136-137 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAphroditella pallida Roule, 1898) Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofVermis aureus Claparède, 1868) Claparède, É. (1868). Les annélides chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 19(2): 313-584, plates I-XVI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50163#page/375/mode/1up
page(s): 351 [details]   

additional source  (ofVermis aureus Claparède, 1868) McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 247 [details]   

additional source  (ofMus marinus [Linnaeus, informal 1756]) McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 241; note: included in a synonymy [details]   

basis of record  (ofMus marinus [Linnaeus, informal 1756]) Linnaeus, Carl (as Caroli Linnaei); Gronovius, L. T. (1756). Systema naturae; sistens regna tria naturae in classes et ordines, genera et species redacta, tabulisque aeneis illustrata. Accedunt vocabula gallica. Editio multo auctior & emendatior. Lugduni Batavorum, Apud T. Haak., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.7374
page(s): 79; note: included under Aphrodita [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHystrix marina Redi in Claparède, 1868) McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMilnesia nuda Quatrefages, 1866) Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/
page(s): 34 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHalithea sericea Lamarck, 1818) McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHalithea aurata Risso, 1826) Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofEruca echinata Barrelier, 1714) Claparède, É. (1868). Les annélides chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 19(2): 313-584, plates I-XVI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50163#page/375/mode/1up
page(s): 352; note: included in a synonymy as if it was a binominal, but Barrelier used in full "Eruca echinata, marina, griseo fusca" which is a description, not a name [details]   

additional source  (ofEruca echinata Barrelier, 1714) 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): 55; note: listing of a pre-Linnaean name found in a Claparède synonymy [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofEruca echinata Barrelier, 1714) McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 247; note: McIntosh correctly presents in an exhaustive synonymy the five word label given to the worm by Barrelier (1714) [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Budaeva N.E., Jirkov I.A., Savilova T.A., Paterson G.L.J. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Polychaeta. Invertebrate Zoology. Vol.11. No.1: 217–230 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Type locality Unknown ("in oceano"-Linneaus, 1758: 655). [details]

Type material No type material is available (Barnich & Fiege, 2000) [details]
 

LanguageName 
Czech mořská housenkaafroditka plstnatá  [details]
Dutch zeemuis [from synonym]fluwelen zeemuis  [details]
English sea mouse  [details]
Finnish merihiiri  [details]
French aphrodite  [details]
German SeemausFilzwurm  [details]
Japanese イバラコガネウロコムシ  [details]
Polish złotorunkamysz morskaafrodyta tęczowa  [details]
Portuguese rato-do-mar  [details]
Spanish topo de marratón de marafrodita  [details]