WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio dayi Foster, 1969

157189  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157189)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApoprionospio dayi japonica Imajima, 1989 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionospio dayi japonica (Imajima, 1989) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Foster, N.M. (1969). New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 82(38): 381-400., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107580#page/417/mode/1up
page(s): 383-388, figs. 1-11 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 39487, locality North Carolina (off...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 39487, locality North Carolina (off Beaufort, North Carolina, Atlantic coast of the USA (gazetteer estimate 34.4º, -76.7º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Off Beaufort, North Carolina, Atlantic coast...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Beaufort, North Carolina, Atlantic coast of the USA (gazetteer estimate 34.4º, -76.7º). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated, unknown.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated, unknown. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico (Alabama; Texas).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Dr. John H. Day (b....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Dr. John H. Day (b. Sussex, England, 25 August 1909 - d. Knysna, South Africa, 24 April 1989), Professor Emeritus at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.  [details]
Read, G. (2017). Apoprionospio dayi Foster, 1969. 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=157189 on 2017-12-13

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original description Foster, N.M. (1969). New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 82(38): 381-400., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107580#page/417/mode/1up
page(s): 383-388, figs. 1-11 [details]   

basis of record 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 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 Maciolek, N. J. (1985). A revision of the genus Prionospio Malmgren, with special emphasis on species from the Atlantic Ocean, and new records of species belonging to the genera Apoprionospio Foster and Paraprionospio Caullery (Polychaeta, Annelida, Spionidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London. 84: 325-383., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1985.tb01804.x
page(s): 370 [details]   

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

additional source Foster, N.M. (1971). Spionidae (Polychaeta) of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 36(129): 1-183., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/record/506046
page(s): 97 [details]   

status source Sigvaldadóttir, E. (1998). Cladistic analysis and classification of Prionospio and related general (Polychaeta, Spionidae). Zoologica Scripta. 27(3): 175-187., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1998.tb00435.x [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 39487, locality North Carolina (off Beaufort, North Carolina, Atlantic coast of the USA (gazetteer estimate 34.4º, -76.7º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype USNM 39488, locality North Carolina (off Beaufort, North Carolina, Atlantic coast of the USA (gazetteer estimate 34.4º, -76.7º)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated, unknown. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to the Gulf of Mexico (Alabama; Texas).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Dr. John H. Day (b. Sussex, England, 25 August 1909 - d. Knysna, South Africa, 24 April 1989), Professor Emeritus at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Not stated, unknown. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Beaufort, North Carolina, Atlantic coast of the USA (gazetteer estimate 34.4º, -76.7º). [details]