WoRMS name details

Magelona minuta Eliason, 1962

130270  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130270)

nomen dubium (unreplaced junior primary homonym to Magelona filiformis minuta Wilson, 1959)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Eliason, Anders. (1962). Undersökningar över Öresund. XXXXI. Weitere Untersuchungen über die Polychaetenfauna des Öresunds. <em>Acta Universitatis lundensis, nova series. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift.</em> N.F. Avd.2 58(9): 1-98. (look up in IMIS[details]   
Holotype , geounit Öresund  
Holotype, geounit Öresund [details]
Homonymy Magelona minuta Eliason, 1962 is an unavailable name because it is ...  
Homonymy Magelona minuta Eliason, 1962 is an unavailable name because it is an unreplaced junior primary homonym to Magelona filiformis minuta Wilson, 1959. A replacement name is required. The two names are species-group primary homonyms, and it does not matter that one is a subspecies, and the other a species (Article 57.2), or that the Magelona filiformis minuta syntypes have been placed as a synonyms of the stem species, Magelona filiformis, or that Magelona filiformis minuta was originally described as a variety [note by G. Read, December 2018] [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Magelona minuta Eliason, 1962. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130270 on 2018-12-15
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-01-29 13:03:46Z
checked
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2018-12-10 20:49:12Z
changed

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original description Eliason, Anders. (1962). Undersökningar över Öresund. XXXXI. Weitere Untersuchungen über die Polychaetenfauna des Öresunds. <em>Acta Universitatis lundensis, nova series. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift.</em> N.F. Avd.2 58(9): 1-98. (look up in IMIS[details]   

taxonomy source Fiege, D.; Licher, F.; Mackie, A.S.Y. (2000). A partial review of the European Magelonidae (Annelida: Polychaeta): <i>Magelona mirabilis</i> redefined and <i>M. johnstoni</i> sp. nov. distinguished. <i>. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.</em> 80: 215-234. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 230, figure 6; note: Anterior body figure and taxonomy notes [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

additional source 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)
note: checklist listing [details]   

redescription Mills, Kimberley; Mortimer, Kate. (2018). Redescription of Magelona minuta Eliason, 1962 (Annelida), with discussions on the validity of Magelona filiformis minuta. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4527(4): 541-559., available online at https://mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.4527.4.5
note: redescription of holotype [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype, geounit Öresund [details]
From editor or global species database
Homonymy Magelona minuta Eliason, 1962 is an unavailable name because it is an unreplaced junior primary homonym to Magelona filiformis minuta Wilson, 1959. A replacement name is required. The two names are species-group primary homonyms, and it does not matter that one is a subspecies, and the other a species (Article 57.2), or that the Magelona filiformis minuta syntypes have been placed as a synonyms of the stem species, Magelona filiformis, or that Magelona filiformis minuta was originally described as a variety [note by G. Read, December 2018] [details]