WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidasthenia elegans (Grube, 1840)

130796 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130796)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Treadwell, Aaron L. 1941. Eastern Pacific expeditions of the New York Zoological Society. 23. Polychaetous annelids from the west coast of Mexico and Central America. Zoologica, New York, 26: 17-24. [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe elegans Grube, 1840) Grube, E. (1840). Actinien, Echinodermen und Würmer des Adriatischen- und Mittelmeers, nach eigenen Sammlungen beschrieben von Adolph Eduard Grube. Koenigsberg. 92 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40483#page/5/mode/1up [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mediterranean Sea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Mediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Fauchald, K.; Bellan, G. (2008). Lepidasthenia elegans (Grube, 1840). 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=130796 on 2017-11-24

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-01-23 08:53:40Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Treadwell, Aaron L. 1941. Eastern Pacific expeditions of the New York Zoological Society. 23. Polychaetous annelids from the west coast of Mexico and Central America. Zoologica, New York, 26: 17-24. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe elegans Grube, 1840) Grube, E. (1840). Actinien, Echinodermen und Würmer des Adriatischen- und Mittelmeers, nach eigenen Sammlungen beschrieben von Adolph Eduard Grube. Koenigsberg. 92 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40483#page/5/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidasthenia affinis Horst, 1917) Horst, R. 1917. Polychaeta Errantia of the Siboga Expedition. Part 2. Aphroditidae and Chrysopetalidae. Siboga-Expeditie Uitkomsten op Zoologisch, Bonatisch, Oceanographisch en Geologisch gebied verzameld in Nederlandsch Oost-Indië 1899-1900, 24b: 1-140. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe blainvillei Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1834) Audouin, J. V.; Milne Edwards, H. (1834). Recherches pour servir a l'histoire naturelle du littoral de la France, ou, Recueil de mémoires sur l'anatomie, la physiologie, la classification et les moeurs des animaux des nos côtes : ouvrage accompagné de planches faites d'après nature. Tome 2, Annélides. Tome 2, premiere part, 290 pp. plus 8 plates, Paris, Crochard., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/43796 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe lamprophthalma Marenzeller, 1874) Marenzeller, Emil von 1874. Zur Kenntnis der adriatischen Anneliden. Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Klasse, 69(1): 1-76, 7 plates, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12671902  [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 Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

additional source Day, J.H. 1960. The Polychaet [sic] fauna of South Africa. Part 5. Errant species dredged off Cape coasts. Annals of the South African Museum, 45(3): 261-373., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40866345 [details]   

additional source Fauvel, P. (1934). Annélides polychètes de Rovigno d'Istria. Thalassia. 1(7): 1-78. [details]   

additional source 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]   

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 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] 

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1956). Polychaetous annelids erected by Treadwell, 1891 to 1948, together with a brief chronology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 109(2): 239-310., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1145 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe elegans Grube, 1840) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe elegans Grube, 1840) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe elegans Grube, 1840) 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 editorLepidasthenia affinis Horst, 1917) Day, J.H. 1960. The Polychaet [sic] fauna of South Africa. Part 5. Errant species dredged off Cape coasts. Annals of the South African Museum, 45(3): 261-373., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40866345 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe blainvillei Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1834) 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] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoe lamprophthalma Marenzeller, 1874) Fauvel, P. (1934). Annélides polychètes de Rovigno d'Istria. Thalassia. 1(7): 1-78. [details]   

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

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

Feeding Type
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]