WoRMS taxon details

Polydora cornuta Bosc, 1802

131143  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131143)

accepted
Species
Polydora ligni Webster, 1879 (subjective synonym)
Polydora littorea Verrill, 1881 (subjective synonym, first published as a nomen nudum)
Spio caudatus Lamarck, 1818 (superfluous replacement name)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bosc, L. A. G. (1802). [Bosc. Vol 1 only. USE FOR POLYCHAETA CONTEXT] Histoire naturelle des vers contenant leur description et leurs moeurs, avec figures dessinées d'après nature. Tome Premiere. De l'imprimerie de Guilleminet; a Paris, chez Deterville., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41757836
page(s): 151-153, plate 5 figs. 7-8 [details]   
Note Atlantic Ocean, South Carolina  
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, South Carolina [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Polydora cornuta Bosc, 1802. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131143 on 2018-04-26
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original description Bosc, L. A. G. (1802). [Bosc. Vol 1 only. USE FOR POLYCHAETA CONTEXT] Histoire naturelle des vers contenant leur description et leurs moeurs, avec figures dessinées d'après nature. Tome Premiere. De l'imprimerie de Guilleminet; a Paris, chez Deterville., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41757836
page(s): 151-153, plate 5 figs. 7-8 [details]   

original description  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Webster, Henry E. (1879). The Annelida Chaetopoda of New Jersey. Annual Report of the New York State Museum of Natural History. 32: 101-128., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110212#page/205/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofPolydora amarincola Hartman, 1936) Hartman, O. (1936). New species of Spionidae (Annelida Polychaeta) from the coast of California. University of California Publications in Zoology. 41(6): 45-52.
page(s): 49, figs. 6-10 [details]   

original description  (ofSpio caudatus Lamarck, 1818) Lamarck, Jean Baptiste de. (1818). [USE FOR POLYCHAETA = Vol. 5. Annelides of ...] Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; precedes d'une Introduction offrant la determination des caracteres essentiels de l`Animal, sa distinction du vegetal et desautres corps naturels, enfin, l'Exposition des Principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie]. Paris, Deterville, 612 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12886879
page(s): 319; note: unnecessary replacement name for Polydora cornuta [details]   

original description  (ofPolydora littorea Verrill, 1881) Verrill, A.E. 1881. Notice of recent additions to the marine invertebrata of the northeastern coast of America, with descriptions of new genera and species and critical remarks on others. Part 2. Mollusca, with notes on Annelida, Echinodermata, etc. collected by the United States Fish Commission. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 22: 356-405., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10088/12375
page(s): 301; note: listing only, thus nomen nudum [details]   

taxonomy source Blake, J.A. and Maciolek, Nancy J. 1987. A redescription of Polydora cornuta Bosc (Polychaeta: Spionidae) and designation of a neotype. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington, 7: 11-15. [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] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [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] 

additional source 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 Zenetos, A., M.E. Çinar, M.A. Pancucci-Papadopoulou, J.G. Harmelin, G. Furnari, F. Andaloro, N. Bellou, N. Streftaris & H. Zibrowius. (2005). Annotated list of marine alien species in the Mediterranean with records of the worst invasive species. Mediterranean Marine Science 6(2):63-118. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Zenetos, A.; Gofas, S.; Verlaque, M.; Cinar, M.; Garcia Raso, J.; Bianchi, C.; Morri, C.; Azzurro, E.; Bilecenoglu, M.; Froglia, C.; Siokou, I.; Violanti, D.; Sfriso, A.; San Martin, G.; Giangrande, A.; Katagan, T.; Ballesteros, E.; Ramos-Espla, A.; Mastrototaro, F.; Ocana, O.; Zingone, A.; Gambi, M.; Streftaris, N. (2010). Alien species in the Mediterranean Sea by 2010. A contribution to the application of European Union’s Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Part I. Spatial distribution. Mediterranean Marine Science. 11(2): 381-493., available online at https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.87 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Rice, Stanley A.; Rice, Katherine A. 2009. Variable modes of larval development in the Polydora cornuta complex (Polychaeta: Spionidae) are directly related to stored sperm availability. Zoosymposia 2: 397-414, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zoosymposia/content/2009/v2/f/v002p397-414.pdf [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Spionidae Grube, 1850. pages 81-223. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   

redescription Radashevsky, Vasily I. 2005. On adult and larval morphology of Polydora cornuta Bosc, 1802 (Annelida: Spionidae). Zootaxa, 1064:1-24 [details]   

redescription Çinar, M. E.; Ergen, Z.; Dagli, E.; Petersen, M. E. (2005). Alien species of spionid polychaetes (Streblospio gynobranchiata and Polydora cornuta) in Izmir Bay, eastern Mediterranean. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 85(4), 821-827., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315405011768 [details]   

additional source  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Dewarumez, Jean-Marie (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) 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]   

basis of record  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Blake, J. A. (1971). Revision of the genus Polydora from the east coast of North America (Polychaeta: Spionidae. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 75: 1-32., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.75 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Blake, J.A. and Maciolek, Nancy J. 1987. A redescription of Polydora cornuta Bosc (Polychaeta: Spionidae) and designation of a neotype. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington, 7: 11-15. [details]   

additional source  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) Hartman, O. (1941). Some contributions to the biology and life history of Spionidae from California. With keys to species and genera and descriptions of two new forms. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions. 7(4): 289-323., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88616#page/307/mode/1up [details]   

additional source  (ofPolydora ligni Webster, 1879) 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  (ofSpio caudatus Lamarck, 1818) 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  (ofPolydora littorea Verrill, 1881) Blake, J. A. (1971). Revision of the genus Polydora from the east coast of North America (Polychaeta: Spionidae. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 75: 1-32., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.75 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPolydora littorea Verrill, 1881) Söderström, Adolf 1920. Studien über die Polychätenfamilie Spionidae. 1-286. Uppsala University. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPolydora amarincola Hartman, 1936) Hartman, O. (1941). Some contributions to the biology and life history of Spionidae from California. With keys to species and genera and descriptions of two new forms. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions. 7(4): 289-323., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88616#page/307/mode/1up
page(s): 309-310, plate 48 figs. 47-49; note: as Polydora ligni [details]   

redescription  (ofPolydora littorea Verrill, 1881) Hartman, O. 1944. New England Annelida. Part 2. Including the unpublished plates by Verrill with reconstructed captions. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 82(7): 331-343., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1052
page(s): 336, 340, pl. 18; note: Verrill's figure [details]   

additional source  (ofSpio caudatus Lamarck, 1818) Imajima, M. (1972). Review of the annelid worms of the family Nereidae of Japan, with descriptions of five new species or subspecies. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo. 15(1): 37-153.
page(s): 107; note: suggests Lamarck's spionid name is a senior homonym of Delle Chiaje's nereidid name, but uses Neanthes caudatus anyway [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Syntype [from synonym] USNM 20214, locality California (Pacific Ocean, USA, California, eastern side of San Francisco Bay, from a Berkeley beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 37.87º, long. -122.31º); intertidal, mud) [view taxon]
From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species abundance in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Rare [details]

Introduced species abundance in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Common [details]

Introduced species impact in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Introduced species impact in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Introduced species population trend in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Increasing [details]

Introduced species population trend in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Stable [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Aquaculture: accidental [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Dardanelles Strait [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Ukraine (Nation) : Shipping [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]

From other sources
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, South Carolina [details]
 

LanguageName 
English whip mudworm [from synonym]polydora mud worm [from synonym]  [details]
German Holzbohrender Polydorawurm [from synonym]  [details]