WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855)

157166

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157166

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoamphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855) (combination not authenticated)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella ornata Leidy, 1855 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella ornata Leidy, 1855) Leidy, J. (1855). Contributions towards a knowledge of the marine Invertebrate fauna of the coasts of Rhode Island and New Jersey. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 3(2) no. 11: 135-152, pls. 10-11. (xii-1855)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36848120 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Rhode Island  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Rhode Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Comment by Nogueira (2008:219): "No other...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Comment by Nogueira (2008:219): "No other species of Amphitrite, including Neoamphitrite, have any of these characters and the diagnosis of the genus provided by other authors (e.g., Hutchings and Glasby 1988, among others) does not allow for such an arrangement of branchiae and so many pairs of notopodia. However, this species has always been referred to Amphitrite,and is kept there at present." [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian, including Cobscook Bay. [details]
WoRMS (2017). Amphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855). In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157166 on 2017-11-20

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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella ornata Leidy, 1855) Leidy, J. (1855). Contributions towards a knowledge of the marine Invertebrate fauna of the coasts of Rhode Island and New Jersey. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 3(2) no. 11: 135-152, pls. 10-11. (xii-1855)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36848120 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [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 Nogueira, João Miguel de Matos. (2008). Review of some terebelliform polychaetes (Polychaeta: Terebelliformia) at the Yale Peabody Museum. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History. 49(2): 209-234., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3374/0079-032X-49.2.209
page(s): 219; note: redescription from modern Yale Peabody specimens, not types [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Nogueira, João Miguel de Matos. (2008). Review of some terebelliform polychaetes (Polychaeta: Terebelliformia) at the Yale Peabody Museum. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History. 49(2): 209-234., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3374/0079-032X-49.2.209
page(s): 219 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoamphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855)) 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] 

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoamphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855)) Nogueira, João Miguel de Matos. (2008). Review of some terebelliform polychaetes (Polychaeta: Terebelliformia) at the Yale Peabody Museum. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History. 49(2): 209-234., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3374/0079-032X-49.2.209
page(s): 219 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella ornata Leidy, 1855) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Comment by Nogueira (2008:219): "No other species of Amphitrite, including Neoamphitrite, have any of these characters and the diagnosis of the genus provided by other authors (e.g., Hutchings and Glasby 1988, among others) does not allow for such an arrangement of branchiae and so many pairs of notopodia. However, this species has always been referred to Amphitrite,and is kept there at present." [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian, including Cobscook Bay. [details]