WoRMS taxon details

Virchowia clavata Langerhans, 1879

155403  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155403)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Langerhans, Paul. (1879). Die Wurmfauna von Madeira [part I]. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 32(4): 513-592, plates XXXI-XXXIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45240780#page/581/mode/1up
page(s): 582-583, plate XXXIII fig. 31a-f [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Northeastern Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Island...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Northeastern Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Island (Portugal) (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.64º, long. -16.9º).  [details]
Depth range Shallow waters to about 10 m.   
Depth range Shallow waters to about 10 m.  [details]

Distribution North East Atlantic, from Madeira Island to the Mediterranean Sea.   
Distribution North East Atlantic, from Madeira Island to the Mediterranean Sea.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet clavata is the feminine form of clavatus, meaning 'claviform' or 'club-shaped', and refers to the...  
Etymology The specific epithet clavata is the feminine form of clavatus, meaning 'claviform' or 'club-shaped', and refers to the club-shaped antennae, tentacular cirri, and dorsal cirri.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Virchowia clavata Langerhans, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=155403 on 2018-12-15
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2005-04-27 08:17:47Z
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2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
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original description Langerhans, Paul. (1879). Die Wurmfauna von Madeira [part I]. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 32(4): 513-592, plates XXXI-XXXIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45240780#page/581/mode/1up
page(s): 582-583, plate XXXIII fig. 31a-f [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Musco, Luigi; Giangrande, Adriana. (2005). Mediterranean Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) revisited: biogeography, diversity and species fidelity to environmental features. <em>Marine Ecology Progress Series.</em> 304: 143-153 + 4 pp. Supplementary appendix., available online at https://doi.org/10.3354/meps304143 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Çinar, Melih Ertan; Gambi, Maria Cristina. (2005). Cognetti’s syllid collection (Polychaeta: Syllidae) deposited at the Museum of the Stazione Zoologica ‘‘Anton Dohrn’’ (Naples, Italy), with descriptions of two new species of <i>Autolytus</i>. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> 39(10): 725-762., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222930400001327 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. <em>Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper.</em> 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dauvin, J.-C.; Dewarumez, J.-M.; Gentil, F. (2003). Liste actualisée des espèces d’Annélides Polychètes présentes en Manche [An up to date list of polychaetous annelids from the English Channel]. <em>Cahiers de Biologie Marine.</em> 44(1): 67-95., available online at http://www.sb-roscoff.fr/sites/www.sb-roscoff.fr/files/documents/station-biologique-roscoff-dauvinal2003-3835.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 81-83, fig. 32A-E [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription San Martín, G. (2003). Annelida, Polychaeta II: Syllidae. <em>In: Ramos MA et al. (eds) Fauna Iberica, Vol 21, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales. CSIC, Madrid.</em> p 1-554. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype NHMW 2604, geounit Madeira [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Shallow waters to about 10 m.  [details]

Distribution North East Atlantic, from Madeira Island to the Mediterranean Sea.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet clavata is the feminine form of clavatus, meaning 'claviform' or 'club-shaped', and refers to the club-shaped antennae, tentacular cirri, and dorsal cirri.  [details]

Habitat Amongst sponges and hydroids.  [details]

Type locality Northeastern Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Island (Portugal) (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.64º, long. -16.9º).  [details]

From other sources
Bioclimatic category temperate [details]