WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867

131164  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131164)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880) (subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes tenuis Verrill, 1880 (subjective synonym)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio steenstrupi malayensis Caullery, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio malayensis (Caullery, 1914) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Icelandic part of the North Atlantic Ocean  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Icelandic part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Near Hofsås (= Hofsós), Skagafjördur,...  
From editor or global species database
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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 73-205 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 73-205 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northeast Atlantic Ocean: northern, western...  
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...  
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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Saguenay Fjord, southern Gaspe waters (Baie...  
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]
Read, G.; Bellan, G. (2011). Prionospio steenstrupi. 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=131164 on 2017-12-12

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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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes tenuis Verrill, 1880) Verrill, A. E. (1880 [1879 volume]). 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 I. Annelida, Gephyraea, Nemertina, Nematoda, Polyzoa, Tunicata, Mollusca, Anthozoa, Echinodermata, Porifera. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 2: 165-205. [issue for 1879]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7303133 [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 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 Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [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 Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. British Museum (Natural History). London. vol 1 & vol 2, 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [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]   

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] 

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] 

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] (In Russian) Polikhety severnogo Ledovitogo Okeana. Yanus-K Press, Moscow, 632 pp., available online at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/259865957_Jirkov_2001_Polychaeta_of_the_North_Polar_Basin [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880)) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

ecology source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880)) Fewkes, J. Walter. (1883). On the development of certain worm larvae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 11(9): 167-208., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4622037
page(s): 167; note: misidentifies Magelona larvae as Verrill's Prionspio tenuis [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880)) 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 editorPrionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880)) Maciolek, N. J. (1985). A revision of the genus Prionospio Malmgren, with special emphasis on species from the Atlantic Ocean, and new records of species belonging to the genera Apoprionospio Foster and Paraprionospio Caullery (Polychaeta, Annelida, Spionidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London. 84: 325-383., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1985.tb01804.x [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880)) Söderström, Adolf 1920. Studien über die Polychätenfamilie Spionidae. 1-286. Uppsala University. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880)) 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] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio (Prionospio) steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

redescription  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio (Prionospio) steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes tenuis Verrill, 1880) Maciolek, N. J. (1985). A revision of the genus Prionospio Malmgren, with special emphasis on species from the Atlantic Ocean, and new records of species belonging to the genera Apoprionospio Foster and Paraprionospio Caullery (Polychaeta, Annelida, Spionidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London. 84: 325-383., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1985.tb01804.x [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes tenuis Verrill, 1880) Söderström, Adolf 1920. Studien über die Polychätenfamilie Spionidae. 1-286. Uppsala University. [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 
 

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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalectotype NHRM 3170, locality Iceland (near Hofsås (= Hofsós), Skagafjördur, Iceland, North Atlantic (65º53'N, 19º27'W); 40 fathoms (= 73 m), clay) [details]
From editor or global species database
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]