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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867 
AphiaID: 131164

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 editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpioniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio steenstrupi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio Malmgren, 1867
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio Malmgren, 1867
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio (Prionospio) steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867 (superseded subgenus)
Sources  original description Malmgren, A.J. (1867). Annulata Polychaeta Spetsbergiæ, Grœnlandiæ, Islandiæ et Scandinaviæ. Hactenus Cognita. Ex Officina Frenckelliana, Helsingforslæ. 127 pp. & XIV plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13358
page(s): 93-94, plate IX figs. 55, 55A-D [details]

source of synonymy Foster, N.M. (1971). Spionidae (Polychaeta) of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 36(129): 1-183., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/record/506046 [details]

redescription Jirkov, I.A. 2001. [Polychaeta of the Arctic Ocean] Polikhety severnogo Ledovitogo Okeana. Moskva, Yanus-K, 1-632 [details]

redescription Sigvaldadóttir, E.; Mackie, A.S.Y. (1993). Prionospio steenstrupi, P. fallax and P. dubia (Polychaeta, Spionidae): re-evaluation of identity and status. Sarsia. 78(3-4): 203-219., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00364827.1993.10413535
page(s): 204-207, figs. 1-2, 5, tables 1-2 [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio steenstrupi malayensis Caullery, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio malayensis (Caullery, 1914)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Icelandic part of the North Atlantic Ocean [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 editorBonne Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorManicouagan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRéunion Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunis Gulf [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 editorGrand Banks [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (doubtful[details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype NHRM 3170, locality Iceland (near Hofsås (= Hofsós), Skagafjördur, Iceland, North Atlantic (65º53'N, 19º27'W); 40 fathoms (= 73 m), clay) [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (28 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (38 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (27 nucleotides; 26 proteins) 
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 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 73-205 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northeast Atlantic Ocean: northern, western and eastern Iceland. Sigvaldadóttir & Mackie (1993: 207) could only confirm the presence of the species off Iceland, all the other records requiring re-evaluation. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named in honour of Professor Johannes Japetus Smith Steenstrup (b. Vang, Thy, Denmark, 8 March 1813 - d. Copenhagen, Denmark, 20 June 1897), a Danish zoologist, biologist, professor at the University of Copenhagen, and foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Clay, at shelf depths. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Near Hofsås (= Hofsós), Skagafjördur, Iceland, North Atlantic Ocean (about 65º53'N, 19º27'W), 40 fathoms (= 73 m), clay.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Saguenay Fjord, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), lower St. Lawrence estuary, 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), and Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait); Cobscook Bay to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131164
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2011-02-06 05:01:59Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; Bellan, G. (2011). Prionospio steenstrupi. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131164 on 2016-08-25
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