WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes wigleyi Pettibone, 1962

131190  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131190)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Pettibone, M.H. (1962). New species of polychaete worms (Spionidae: Spiophanes) from the east and west coast of North America. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 75: 77-88., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107533#page/435/mode/1up
page(s): 83-85, figs. 5-6 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 30401, locality Georges Bank (Georges...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 30401, locality Georges Bank (Georges Bank, off Massachusetts, USA, Northwest Atlantic, R/V 'Albatross III', Cruise 101 (40º09'N, 68º58'W); 74 fathoms (135.3 m), on bottoms of very fine to coarse sand and gravel) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Georges Bank, off Massachusetts, USA,...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Georges Bank, off Massachusetts, USA, Northwest Atlantic(40º09'N, 68º58'W), 74 fathoms (135.3 m), on bottoms of very fine to coarse sand and gravel. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 1113 m.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 1113 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: from New England (including...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: from New England (including Cobscook Bay) to the Gulf of Mexico. Northeast Atlantic: Capbreton Canyon (Bay of Biscay). Australia. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Roland L. Wigley,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Roland L. Wigley, Bureau of Commercial Fisheries Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA, who collected the type specimens. [details]
Gil, J.; Bellan, G. (2016). Spiophanes wigleyi Pettibone, 1962. 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=131190 on 2017-12-13

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original description Pettibone, M.H. (1962). New species of polychaete worms (Spionidae: Spiophanes) from the east and west coast of North America. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 75: 77-88., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107533#page/435/mode/1up
page(s): 83-85, figs. 5-6 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes urceolata Imajima, 1991) Imajima, M. (1991). Spionidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Japan. VII. The genus Spiophanes. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series A (Zoology). 17(3): 115-137., available online at http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110004311756/en
page(s): 132-136, figs. 10a-c, 11a-g, 12a-l [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 Costello, M.J.; Emblow, C.; White, R. (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. Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-85653-538-0. 463 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

additional source Meißner, Karin and Hutchings, Patricia A. 2003. Spiophanes species (polychaeta: Spionidae) from eastern Australia: with descriptions of new species, new records and an emended generic diagosis. Records of the Australian Museum, 55(2): 117-140. [details]   

additional source Uebelacker, Joan M.; Johnson, Paul G. (eds). (1984). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Final report to the Minerals Management Service, contract 14-12-001-29091. Volumes 1-7, Barry M. Vittor & Associates. Mobile, Alabama., available online at https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002201750 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Aguirrezabalaga, F.; Ceberio, A. (2005). Spionidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Capbreton Canyon (Bay of Biscay, NE Atlantic) with descriptions of a new genus and three new species. Marine Biology Research. 1(4): 267-280., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17451000500262066
page(s): 272 [details]   

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 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] 

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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes urceolata Imajima, 1991) de Kluijver, M. J.; Ingalsuo, S. S.; de Bruyne, R. H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 1. Keys to Mollusca and Brachiopoda. World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14706-3. 1 cd-rom. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes urceolata Imajima, 1991) 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] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes urceolata Imajima, 1991) Meißner, Karin and Hutchings, Patricia A. 2003. Spiophanes species (polychaeta: Spionidae) from eastern Australia: with descriptions of new species, new records and an emended generic diagosis. Records of the Australian Museum, 55(2): 117-140.
page(s): 128 [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 editorHolotype USNM 30401, locality Georges Bank (Georges Bank, off Massachusetts, USA, Northwest Atlantic, R/V 'Albatross III', Cruise 101 (40º09'N, 68º58'W); 74 fathoms (135.3 m), on bottoms of very fine to coarse sand and gravel) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype USNM 30402, locality Georges Bank (Georges Bank, off Massachusetts, USA, Northwest Atlantic, R/V 'Albatross III', Cruise 101 (40º09'N, 68º58'W); 74 fathoms (135.3 m), on bottoms of very fine to coarse sand and gravel) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype [from synonym] NSMT Pol. P 336, locality Sagami Bay (Sagami Bay, Honshu, Japan, Pacific Ocean (from 35º10.5'N, 139º34.3'E to 35º11.0'N, 139º34.4'E); 92 m) [view taxon]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 1113 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: from New England (including Cobscook Bay) to the Gulf of Mexico. Northeast Atlantic: Capbreton Canyon (Bay of Biscay). Australia. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Roland L. Wigley, Bureau of Commercial Fisheries Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA, who collected the type specimens. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Very fine to coarse sand and gravel. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Georges Bank, off Massachusetts, USA, Northwest Atlantic(40º09'N, 68º58'W), 74 fathoms (135.3 m), on bottoms of very fine to coarse sand and gravel. [details]
 

Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorツリガネエラナシスピオ [from synonym]  [details]