WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879

130560  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130560)

alternate representation (sensu stricto subgenus usage)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Webster, Henry E. (1879). The Annelida Chaetopoda of the Virginian coast. Transactions of the Albany Institute. 9: 202-269, plates I-XI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/137886#page/216/mode/1up
page(s): 255-257, plate IX figs. 127-132 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM , locality Virginian (Atlantic Ocean)  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM , locality Virginian (Atlantic Ocean) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote The type material of the species seems to be...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material The type material of the species seems to be lost or it was never deposited. It is not at the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, the only museum to which Webster sent material (Radashevsky & Williams, 1998), nor at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University, New Haven (Hartman, 1942), the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (Hartman, 1938) or at the American Museum of Natural History, New York.  [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G.; Bellan, G. (2017). Aricidea fragilis Webster, 1879. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130560 on 2017-12-14

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2010-09-18 04:07:43Z
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2016-10-17 15:45:44Z
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original description Webster, Henry E. (1879). The Annelida Chaetopoda of the Virginian coast. Transactions of the Albany Institute. 9: 202-269, plates I-XI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/137886#page/216/mode/1up
page(s): 255-257, plate IX figs. 127-132 [details]   

basis of record Bellan, Gerard. (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]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

source of synonymy Hartman, O. 1944. Polychaetous annelids. Part VI. Paraonidae, Magelonidae, Longosomidae, Ctenodrilidae, and Sabellariidae. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 10(3): 311-389. [details]   

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

context source (HKRMS) BU. (2013). Provision of services for field sampling, species identification and data analysis of benthic faunal communities of Hong Kong marin waters. Final report submitted to EPD. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM , locality Virginian (Atlantic Ocean) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material The type material of the species seems to be lost or it was never deposited. It is not at the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, the only museum to which Webster sent material (Radashevsky & Williams, 1998), nor at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University, New Haven (Hartman, 1942), the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (Hartman, 1938) or at the American Museum of Natural History, New York.  [details]
 

Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]