WoRMS taxon details

Prionospio steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867

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

accepted
Species
Prionospio tenuis (Verrill, 1880) (subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
Spiophanes tenuis Verrill, 1880 (subjective synonym)

Subspecies Prionospio steenstrupi malayensis Caullery, 1914 accepted as Prionospio malayensis (Caullery, 1914) (superseded original combination)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]   
Lectotype  NHRM 3170, geounit Iceland  
Lectotype NHRM 3170, geounit Iceland [details]
Type locality contained in Icelandic part of the North Atlantic Ocean  
type locality contained in Icelandic part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Note Near Hofsås (= Hofsós), Skagafjördur,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Near Hofsås (= Hofsós), Skagafjördur, Iceland, North Atlantic Ocean (about 65º53'N, 19º27'W), 40 fathoms (= 73 m), clay.  [details]
Depth range 73-205 m.  
Depth range 73-205 m. [details]

Distribution Northeast Atlantic Ocean: northern, western and eastern Iceland. Sigvaldadóttir & Mackie (1993: 207) could only confirm...  
Distribution 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]

Etymology The species is named in honour of Professor Johannes Japetus Smith Steenstrup (b. Vang, Thy, Denmark, 8 March 1813 - d....  
Etymology 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]

Distribution Saguenay Fjord, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern...  
Distribution 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.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Prionospio steenstrupi Malmgren, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131164 on 2018-12-15
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2011-02-06 05:01:59Z
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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  (ofSpiophanes 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. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 2: 165–205. [issue for 1879]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7303133 [details]   

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

basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 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. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 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. <em>John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</em> 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. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 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]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 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 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]. <em>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.</em> 648 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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.). <em>Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity.</em> 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. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [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. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 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). <i>Prionospio steenstrupi</i>, <i>P. fallax</i> and <i>P. dubia</i> (Polychaeta, Spionidae): re-evaluation of identity and status. <em>Sarsia.</em> 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Lectotype NHRM 3170, geounit Iceland [details]
Paralectotype NHRM 3170, geounit Iceland [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 73-205 m. [details]

Distribution 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]

Etymology 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]

Habitat Clay, at shelf depths. [details]

Type locality Near Hofsås (= Hofsós), Skagafjördur, Iceland, North Atlantic Ocean (about 65º53'N, 19º27'W), 40 fathoms (= 73 m), clay.  [details]

From other sources
Distribution 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]

Habitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]