WoRMS taxon details

Glycera unicornis Lamarck, 1818

130131  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130131)

accepted
Species
Glycera goesi Malmgren, 1867 (subjective synonym)
Glycera kraussii Stimpson, 1856 (subjective synonym)
Glycera nicobarica Grube, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Glycera nigripes Johnston, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Glycera rouxi [auctt. misspelling] (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Rhynchobolus meckelii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (superseded subsequent combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Lamarck, J.B. (1818). 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. <em>Paris, Deterville.</em> 612 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12886879 [details]   
Holotype  MNHN POLY TYPE 383  
Holotype MNHN POLY TYPE 383 [details]
Note The type locality of Glycera unicornis is...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality The type locality of Glycera unicornis is unknown. Lamarck and Savigny were reporting on a specimen held in the MNHN collection that presumably had no collection information with it. It could have come from anywhere in the world. [details]
Etymology not stated but 'unicornis' is an adjectival form, unchanging between masculine/feminine, meaning single-horned.  
Etymology not stated but 'unicornis' is an adjectival form, unchanging between masculine/feminine, meaning single-horned. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Glycera unicornis Lamarck, 1818. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130131 on 2018-11-21
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original description Lamarck, J.B. (1818). 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. <em>Paris, Deterville.</em> 612 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12886879 [details]   

original description  (ofGlycera rouxii Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) Audouin, Jean Victor; Milne Edwards, Henri. (1833). Classification des Annélides et description de celles qui habitent les côtes de la France. <em>Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris.</em> (series 1) 29: 195-269., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6044727 [details]   

original description  (ofGlycera nigripes Johnston, 1865) Johnston, G. (1865). A catalogue of the British non-parasitical worms in the collection of the British Museum. <em>[book].</em> 1-365. British Museum. London. [See also separate entry for Baird supplement]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12291
page(s): 188; note: From shores of Scotland [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofGlycera goesi 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 [details]   

original description  (ofGlycera kraussii Stimpson, 1856) Stimpson, William. (1856). Description of some new marine invertebrates. <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 7(10): 385-394., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1694499 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofGlycera meckelii Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) Audouin, J.V. and Milne Edwards, H. (1833). Classification des Annélides et description de celles qui habitent les côtes de la France. <em>Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris.</em> sér. 1, 28: 187-247., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29457#page/191/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofGlycera mesnili Saint-Joseph, 1898) Saint-Joseph, Arthur d’Anthoine de. (1898). Annélides polychètes des côtes de France (Manche et Océan). <em>Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie et Paléontologie, Paris.</em> Série 8, 5: 209-464, plates XIII-XXIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110314#page/219/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofGlycera nicobarica Grube, 1866) Grube, A.E. 1867. Anneliden. Reise der Österreichischen Frégatte Novara um die Erde inden Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859. Unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Novara-Expedition, Ser. Zoologischer Theil, 2: 1-46. [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. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 217–230 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Morton B. & Morton JE. (1983). The sea shore ecology of Hong Kong. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. [details]   

basis of record Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, <B><I>in</I></B>: 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: 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]   

additional source Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. British Museum (Natural History). London. vol 1 & vol 2, 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

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

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. <em>Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper.</em> 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source de Kluijver, M. J.; Ingalsuo, S. S.; de Bruyne, R. H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 1. Keys to Mollusca and Brachiopoda. <em>World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14706-3. 1 cd-rom.</em> (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription Savigny, Jules-César. (1822). Système des annélides, principalement de celles des côtes de l'Égypte et de la Syrie, offrant les caractères tant distinctifs que naturels des Ordres, Familles et Genres, avec la Description des Espèces. <em>Description de l'Égypte ou Recueil des Observations et des Recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'Expédition de l'Armée Française, publié par les Ordres de sa Majesté l'Empereur Napoléon le Grand, Histoire Naturelle, Paris.</em> 1(3):1–128., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41329897
page(s): 37 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Böggemann, M. (2002). Revision of the Glyceridae Grube 1859 (Annelida: Polychaeta). <em>Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft.</em> 555: 1-249., available online at http://www.schweizerbart.de/publications/list/series/abh_senck
page(s): 60; note: redescription from holotype [details]   

redescription 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MNHN POLY TYPE 383 [details]
From editor or global species database
Authority Contrary to the attribution of Böggemann (2002:60), Savigny is the initiator of the name, but not the author. [details]

Etymology not stated but 'unicornis' is an adjectival form, unchanging between masculine/feminine, meaning single-horned. [details]

Type locality The type locality of Glycera unicornis is unknown. Lamarck and Savigny were reporting on a specimen held in the MNHN collection that presumably had no collection information with it. It could have come from anywhere in the world. [details]

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