WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeaena Malmgren, 1866

154914  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154914)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeanea [auctt.] (misspelling, with letters transposed)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Malmgren, A. J. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(5): 355-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/369/mode/1up
page(s): 385; note: although this name looks like a misspelling of L. ebranchiata (Sars, 1865), it is an intentional new species [details]   
Read, G. (2016). Leaena Malmgren, 1866. 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=154914 on 2017-12-11

Date
action
by
2005-04-21 14:12:09Z
created
2008-03-03 06:51:11Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-09-20 01:59:56Z
changed
2016-04-21 22:32:37Z
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original description Malmgren, A. J. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(5): 355-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/369/mode/1up
page(s): 385; note: although this name looks like a misspelling of L. ebranchiata (Sars, 1865), it is an intentional new species [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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeanea [auctt.]) 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]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment There has been some past confusion in the WoRMS records, now corrected, because of the similarity of names of Leaena abranchiata Malmgren (type of the genus) and Leaena ebranchiata (originally Terebella ebranchiata), which is regarded as its senior subjective synonym. Malmgren's name was described as new, and was not a misspelling usage of Sars' name, of which he was probably unaware. [details]
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]