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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenella torquata (Leidy, 1855) 
AphiaID: 130279

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecida (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaldanidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuclymeninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenella Verrill, 1873
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymene torquatus Leidy, 1855 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaxiothea latens Webster, 1879 (subjective synonym)
Sources  basis of record Bellan, G. (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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbambou worm  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvers bambou  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenella torquata calida Hartman, 1951
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCoastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States part of the The Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (introduced: alien[details]
Ireland
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIreland (introduced: alien[details]
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCanadian part of the North Pacific Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Ukraine
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUkraine (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorthumberland (introduced: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of England (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (116 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (13 nucleotides; 35 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Canadian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in United States part of the The Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (Marine Region) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Canadian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Dominant [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Canadian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Adverse habitat modification [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United States part of the The Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (Marine Region) : Adverse habitat modification [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in North Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Stable [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Canadian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : S. torquata has a negative impact on aquaculture as it causes sediments to become more porous which means that cultured oysters sink and suffocate. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In United States part of the The Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (Marine Region) : S. torquata has a negative impact on aquaculture as it causes sediments to become more porous which means that cultured oysters sink and suffocate. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United Kingdom (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Ukraine (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Canadian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Canadian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish
likely introduction in 1930s with importation of Atlantic oyster Crassostrea virginica from North Atlantic coast. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in United States part of the The Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia (Marine Region) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), Magdalen Islands (from eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel); Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway); Cobscook Bay to North Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Subfamily: Euclymeninae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130279
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Clymenella torquata. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130279 on 2014-09-16
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