WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio limicola Verrill, 1879

156433  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156433)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio arctica (Soderstrom, 1920) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 2: 165–205. [issue for 1879]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7303133 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Atlantic Ocean, Massachusetts  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Massachusetts [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Fide Maciolek (1990): "Spio limicola was synonymized with S. setosa by Hartman (1942) and with S.filicornis by Pettibone...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Fide Maciolek (1990): "Spio limicola was synonymized with S. setosa by Hartman (1942) and with S.filicornis by Pettibone (1954), but was recognized as a distinct species by Holmquist (1967). Holmquist also synonymized S. arctica, originally described by Soderstrom (1920) in the genus Microspio, with S. limicola."  [details]
Read, G. (2011). Spio limicola Verrill, 1879. 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=156433 on 2018-01-17

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original description 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. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 2: 165–205. [issue for 1879]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7303133 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrospio arctica Söderström, 1920) Söderström, Adolf 1920. Studien über die Polychätenfamilie Spionidae. 1-286. Uppsala University. [details]   

source of synonymy Hartman, O. (1942). A review of the types of polychaetous annelids at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University. Bulletin of the Bingham Oceanographic Collection, Yale University. 8(1): 1-98. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Maciolek, Nancy J. 1990. A redescription of some species belonging to the genus Spio and Microspio (Polychaeta: Annelida) and descriptions of three new species from Northwestern Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Natural History, 24: 1109-1141., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939000770701
page(s): 1 121 [details]   

status source Holmquist, Charlotte. (1967). Marenzelleria wireni Augener - a polychaete found in fresh waters of northern Alaska - with taxonomical considerations on some related spionid worms. Zeitschrift für zoologische Systematik und Evolutionsforschung. 5(3): 298-313., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0469.1967.tb00907.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrospio arctica Söderström, 1920) Holmquist, Charlotte. (1967). Marenzelleria wireni Augener - a polychaete found in fresh waters of northern Alaska - with taxonomical considerations on some related spionid worms. Zeitschrift für zoologische Systematik und Evolutionsforschung. 5(3): 298-313., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0469.1967.tb00907.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio arctica (Soderstrom, 1920)) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio arctica (Soderstrom, 1920)) Holmquist, Charlotte. (1967). Marenzelleria wireni Augener - a polychaete found in fresh waters of northern Alaska - with taxonomical considerations on some related spionid worms. Zeitschrift für zoologische Systematik und Evolutionsforschung. 5(3): 298-313., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0469.1967.tb00907.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio arctica (Soderstrom, 1920)) 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] 
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Fide Maciolek (1990): "Spio limicola was synonymized with S. setosa by Hartman (1942) and with S.filicornis by Pettibone (1954), but was recognized as a distinct species by Holmquist (1967). Holmquist also synonymized S. arctica, originally described by Soderstrom (1920) in the genus Microspio, with S. limicola."  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Massachusetts [details]