WoRMS taxon details

Pygospio elegans Claparède, 1863

131170  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131170)

accepted
Species
Pygospio minutus Giard, 1894 (subjective synonym)
Spio inversa Kuhlgatz, 1898 (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Claparède, A. René Édouard. (1863). Beobachtungen über Anatomie und Entwicklungsgeschichte wirbelloser Thiere : an der Küste von Normandie angestellt. [book]. 1-120, 18 plates, W. Engelmann. Leipzig., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10030 [details]   
Type locality contained in French Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part]  
type locality contained in French Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part] [details]
Note Atlantic Ocean, western France  
From other sources
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, western France [details]
Distribution northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern...  
Distribution northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), lower St. Lawrence estuary, and the Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel); Cobscook Bay to Cape Cod [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Pygospio elegans Claparède, 1863. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131170 on 2018-02-23
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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original description Claparède, A. René Édouard. (1863). Beobachtungen über Anatomie und Entwicklungsgeschichte wirbelloser Thiere : an der Küste von Normandie angestellt. [book]. 1-120, 18 plates, W. Engelmann. Leipzig., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10030 [details]   

original description  (ofPygospio minutus Giard, 1894) Giard, A. 1894. Contribution a la faune du Pas-de-Calais et de la Manche. Comptes rendus des séances de la Société de Biologie, 46: 245-247. [details]   

original description  (ofSpio inversa Kuhlgatz, 1898) Kuhlgatz, P. (1898). Untersuchungen über die Fauna der Schwentinemündung mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Copepoden des Planktons. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen, Kiel, Neue Folge, 3:91-157, pls. 2-3. [details]   

original description  (ofSpio rathbuni Webster & Benedict, 1884) Webster, Henry E. and Benedict, James E. 1884. The Annelida Chaetopoda from Provincetown and Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Annual Report of the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, Washington, 1881: 699-747., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41903#page/173/mode/1up [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 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 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 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Mesnil, Félix. (1896). Études de morphologie externe chez les Annélides. I. Les Spionidiens des côtes de la Manche. Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Belgique. 29: 110-287, plates VII-XV., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10726590 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Mesnil, Felix. (1897). Études de morphologie externe chez les Annélides. II. Remarques complémentaires sur les Spionidiens. La famille nouvelle des Disomidiens. La place des Aonides (sensu Tauber, Levinsen). Bulletin scientifique de la France et de la Belgique. 30: 83-100., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10721719 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Söderström, Adolf 1920. Studien über die Polychätenfamilie Spionidae. 1-286. Uppsala University. [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 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 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 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] 

status source Radashevsky, Vasily I.; Pankova, Victoria V.; Neretina, Tatyana V.; Stupnikova, Alexandra N.; Tzetlin, Alexander B. (2016). Molecular analysis of the Pygospio elegans group of species (Annelida: Spionidae). Zootaxa. 4083(2): 239-250., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4083.2.4
note: amphiboreal distribution plus probable second Pacific (Oregon) species [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSpio inversa Kuhlgatz, 1898) Söderström, Adolf 1920. Studien über die Polychätenfamilie Spionidae. 1-286. Uppsala University. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSpio rathbuni Webster & Benedict, 1884) Mesnil, Felix. (1897). Études de morphologie externe chez les Annélides. II. Remarques complémentaires sur les Spionidiens. La famille nouvelle des Disomidiens. La place des Aonides (sensu Tauber, Levinsen). Bulletin scientifique de la France et de la Belgique. 30: 83-100., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10721719 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy  (ofPygospio minutus Giard, 1894) Mesnil, Félix. (1896). Études de morphologie externe chez les Annélides. I. Les Spionidiens des côtes de la Manche. Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Belgique. 29: 110-287, plates VII-XV., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10726590 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 
 

From other sources
Distribution northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), lower St. Lawrence estuary, and the Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel); Cobscook Bay to Cape Cod [details]

Habitat intertidal and infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Specimen types not retained [details]

Type locality Atlantic Ocean, western France [details]