WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmothoe impar (Johnston, 1839)

130770 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130770)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntinoe impar (Johnston, 1839) (superseded recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvarne atlantica McIntosh, 1897 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvarnella impar (Johnston, 1839) (superseded combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmothoe elisabethae (McIntosh, 1900) (superseded subsequent combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe impar Johnston, 1839 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Johnston, George 1839. Miscellanea Zoologica. VI. The British Aphroditaceæ. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ser. 1, 2(12): 424-441. [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe impar Johnston, 1839) Johnston, George 1839. Miscellanea Zoologica. VI. The British Aphroditaceæ. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ser. 1, 2(12): 424-441. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy See Barnich & Fiege (2000, 2009) for corrected...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy See Barnich & Fiege (2000, 2009) for corrected assignment of historic reports of Harmothoe impar. [details]
Fauchald, K.; Bellan, G. (2008). Harmothoe impar. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130770 on 2017-11-23

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-01-23 08:53:40Z
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original description Johnston, George 1839. Miscellanea Zoologica. VI. The British Aphroditaceæ. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ser. 1, 2(12): 424-441. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) McIntosh, W.C. 1900. A monograph of British Annelids. vol.1. pt.2. Polychaeta Amphinomidae to Sigalionidae. Ray Society of London, 1(l2): 215-442., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/118768#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 303; note: previously identified by McIntosh as Lagisca propinqua Malmgren [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe impar Johnston, 1839) Johnston, George 1839. Miscellanea Zoologica. VI. The British Aphroditaceæ. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ser. 1, 2(12): 424-441. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvarne atlantica McIntosh, 1897) McIntosh, W.C. 1897. Notes from the Gatty Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews. No. 18. 1. On the phosphorescence of Gattyana (Nychia) cirrosa Pallas. 2. On a new Evarne (E. atlantica) from Rockall. 3. On the British species of Pholoe. 4. On a collection of annelids made by Canon Norman in Norway. Part I. A new Evarne and two species of Sthenelais. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 20 (Series 6): 167-178., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63346#page/185/mode/1up [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 Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1996). Annelida, Borstenwürmer, Polychaeta [Annelida, bristleworms, Polychaeta]. 2nd revised ed. The fauna of Germany and adjacent seas with their characteristics and ecology, 58. Gustav Fischer: Jena, Germany. ISBN 3-437-35038-2. 648 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga 1965. Supplement and index to the catalogue of the polychaetous annelids of the World, including additions and emendations since 1959. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation, 23: 1-197., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/19573 [details]   

source of synonymy Pettibone, Marian H. 1956. Marine polychaete worms from Labrador. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 105(3361): 531-584. [details]   

redescription Barnich, R.; Fiege, D. 2009. Revision of the genus Harmothoe Kinberg, 1856 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae) in the Northeast Atlantic. Zootaxa 2104(*): 1-76
page(s): 48 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) Dauvin, J.-C.; Dewarumez, J.-M.; Gentil, F. (2003). Liste actualisée des espèces d’Annélides Polychètes présentes en Manche [An up to date list of polychaetous annelids from the English Channel]. Cah. Biol. Mar. 44(1): 67-95 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/
page(s): 76; note: In the synonymy of Lagisca extenuata (Grube) [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 84; note: to Lagisca extenua (Grube) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) Tebble, Norman and Chambers, Susan. 1982. Polychaetes from Scottish Waters, Part 1. Family Polynoidae. 1-73. Royal Scottish Museum. Edinburgh.
page(s): 70; note: examined syntypes and placed as indeterminable [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagisca elisabethae McIntosh, 1900) Barnich, R.; Fiege, D. 2009. Revision of the genus Harmothoe Kinberg, 1856 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae) in the Northeast Atlantic. Zootaxa 2104(*): 1-76
page(s): 49; note: to Harmothoe impar [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmothoe elisabethae (McIntosh, 1900)) Petersen, Mary E. 1990. Comments on the proposed conservation of the specific names of Aphrodita imbricata Linnaeus, 1767 (currently Harmothoe imbricata) and Aphrodita minuta Fabricius, 1780 (currently Pholoe minuta) (Annelida, Polychaeta). Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 47(3): 207-209.
page(s): 208; note: usage as Harmothoe elisabethae. Unlikely to be an original new combination [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmothoe (Evarne) impar (Johnston, 1839)) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarmothoe (Evarnella) impar (Johnston, 1839)) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvarne atlantica McIntosh, 1897) Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/  [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe impar Johnston, 1839) Fauvel, P. (1923). Polychètes errantes. Faune de France. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris. 5: 1-488., available online at http://www.faunedefrance.org/  [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntinoe impar (Johnston, 1839)) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntinoe impar (Johnston, 1839)) Baird, William 1865. Contributions toward a monograph of the species of Annelides belonging to the Aphroditacea, containing a list of the known species, and a description of some new species contained in the national collection of the British Museum. Journal of the Linnean Society of London 8: 172-202., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31601914 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvarnella impar (Johnston, 1839)) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvarnella impar (Johnston, 1839)) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [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]   

context source (Schelde) Van Ryckegem, G.; Van Braeckel, A.; Elsen, R.; Speybroeck, J.; Vandevoorde, B.; Mertens, W.; Breine, J.; Van den Bergh, E. (2014). MONEOS – Geïntegreerd datarapport: INBO: toestand Zeeschelde 2013 Monitoringsoverzicht en 1ste lijnsrapportage Geomorfologie, diversiteit Habitats en diversiteit Soorten. Rapporten van het Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek, INBO.R.2014.2646963. Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek (INBO): Brussel. 137 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] BM BMNH ZK 1921.5.1.308, locality Saint Andrews Bay Scotland (Off Saint Andrews, Scotland, approx 56.3702° -2.7762°) [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy See Barnich & Fiege (2000, 2009) for corrected assignment of historic reports of Harmothoe impar. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

Feeding Type
carnivore [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorミズタマウロコムシ  [details]