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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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenella torquata (Species)
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  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality New Jersey [details]
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 2014-11-23
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