WoRMS taxon details

Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971

196343  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196343)

accepted
Subfamily
Macellicephala McIntosh, 1885 (type by original designation)
Genus Austropolaria Neal, Barnich, Wiklund & Glover, 2012
Genus Bathybahamas Pettibone, 1985
Genus Bathycanadia Levenstein, 1981
Genus Bathycatalina Pettibone, 1976
Genus Bathyedithya Levenstein, 1981
Genus Bathyeliasona Pettibone, 1976
Genus Bathyfauvelia Pettibone, 1976
Genus Bathykermadeca Pettibone, 1976
Genus Bathykurila Pettibone, 1976
Genus Bathylevensteina Pettibone, 1976
Genus Bathypolaria Levenstein, 1981
Genus Bathytasmania Levenstein, 1982
Genus Bathyvitiazia Pettibone, 1976
Genus Bruunilla Hartman, 1971
Genus Levensteiniella Pettibone, 1985
Genus Macellicephala McIntosh, 1885
  » Subgenus Macellicephala (Macellicephala)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) ascidioides (McIntosh, 1885)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) abyssicola (Fauvel, 1913) accepted as Bathyeliasona abyssicola (Fauvel, 1913) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) aciculata (Moore, 1910) accepted as Macellicephala aciculata (Moore, 1910) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) atlantica (Støp-Bowitz, 1948) accepted as Macellicephala atlantica Støp-Bowitz, 1948 (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) bicornis (Levenstein, 1962) accepted as Bathylevensteina bicornis (Levenstein, 1962) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) grimaldi (Fauvel, 1913) accepted as Macellicephala grimaldi Fauvel, 1913 (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) hadalis (Kirkegaard, 1956) accepted as Bathykermadeca hadalis (Kirkegaard, 1956) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) incerta (Fauvel, 1915) accepted as Macellicephala incerta Fauvel, 1914 (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) jameensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1974 accepted as Gesiella jameensis (Hartmann-Schröder, 1974) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) kirkegaardi (Uschakov, 1971) accepted as Bathyeliasona kirkegaardi (Uschakov, 1971) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) longipalpa (Uschakov, 1957) accepted as Macellicephala longipalpa Uschakov, 1957 (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) mirabilis (McIntosh, 1885) accepted as Macellicephala mirabilis (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) nigra (Hartman, 1967) accepted as Bathyeliasona nigra (Hartman, 1967) (superseded subsequent combination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) pallida (Levenstein, 1971) accepted as Bathyvitiazia pallida (Levenstein, 1971) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) polaris (Uschakov, 1957) accepted as Polaruschakov polaris (Uschakov, 1976) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) remigata (Moore, 1910) accepted as Macellicephala remigata (Moore, 1910) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Macellicephala (Macellicephala) zenkevitchi (Uschakov, 1955) accepted as Bathykurila zenkevitchi (Uschakov, 1955) (superseded recombination)
  » Subgenus Macellicephala (Sinantenna)
  » Species Macellicephala aciculata (Moore, 1910)
  » Species Macellicephala affinis Fauvel, 1914
  » Species Macellicephala alia Levenstein, 1978
  » Species Macellicephala annae Reyss, 1968
  » Species Macellicephala atlantica Støp-Bowitz, 1948
  » Species Macellicephala australis Wu & Wang, 1987
  » Species Macellicephala galapagensis Pettibone, 1985
  » Species Macellicephala grimaldi Fauvel, 1913
  » Species Macellicephala incerta Fauvel, 1914
  » Species Macellicephala laubieri Reyss, 1971
  » Species Macellicephala longipalpa Uschakov, 1957
  » Species Macellicephala mirabilis (McIntosh, 1885)
  » Species Macellicephala nationalis (Haecker, 1898)
  » Species Macellicephala paucidentata Eliason, 1962
  » Species Macellicephala remigata (Moore, 1910)
  » Species Macellicephala tricornis Levenstein, 1975
  » Species Macellicephala violacea (Levinsen, 1887)
  » Species Macellicephala arctica Knox, 1959 represented as Macellicephala (Sinantenna) arctica (Knox, 1959) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala macrophthalma Fauvel, 1913 represented as Macellicephala (Sinantenna) macrophthalma (Fauvel, 1913) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala abyssicola Fauvel, 1913 accepted as Bathyeliasona abyssicola (Fauvel, 1913) (New combination)
  » Species Macellicephala bicornis Levenstein, 1962 accepted as Bathylevensteina bicornis (Levenstein, 1962) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala eltanina Hartman, 1967 accepted as Harmothoe eltanina (Hartman, 1967) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala grandelytris Levenstein, 1975 accepted as Bathyfauvelia grandelytris (Levenstein, 1975) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala hadalis Kirkegaard, 1956 accepted as Bathykermadeca hadalis (Kirkegaard, 1956) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala kirkegaardi Uschakov, 1971 accepted as Bathyeliasona kirkegaardi (Uschakov, 1971) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala maculosa Treadwell, 1931 accepted as Euarche maculosa (Treadwell, 1931) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala pallida Levenstein, 1971 accepted as Bathyvitiazia pallida (Levenstein, 1971) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala polaris Uschakov, 1957 accepted as Polaruschakov polaris (Uschakov, 1976) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Macellicephala zenkevitchi Uschakov, 1955 accepted as Bathykurila zenkevitchi (Uschakov, 1955) (superseded original combination)
Genus Natopolynoe Pettibone, 1985
Genus Pelagomacellicephala Pettibone, 1985

Genus Oligolepis Levinsen, 1887 accepted as Macellicephala McIntosh, 1885 (type and only species referred to another genus)
  » Species Oligolepis violacea Levinsen, 1887 accepted as Macellicephala violacea (Levinsen, 1887) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1971).[use for POLYCHAETA] Annelida, Borstenwürmer, Polychaeta 1-594. IN: Dahl, Maria and Peus, Fritz (Ed.). Vol. 58. Tierwelt Deutschlands und der angrenzenden Meeresteile nach ihren Maermalen und nach ihrer Lebensweise. Gustav Fischer Verlag. Jena. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 75; note: brief diagnosis, type genus Macellicephala McIntosh [details]   
Taxonomy Pettibone (1976: 6) included the following seven genera in the subfamily: Bathycatalina, new genus, with one species;...  
Taxonomy Pettibone (1976: 6) included the following seven genera in the subfamily: Bathycatalina, new genus, with one species; Bathyeliasona, new genus, with three species; Bathyfauvelia, new genus, with one species and one synonym; Bathykermadeca, new genus, with one species; Bathykurila, new genus, with one species; Bathyvitiazia, new genus, with one species; Macellicephala Mclntosh, with seven species.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196343 on 2018-04-24
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2006-01-04 12:34:08Z
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2007-02-01 10:44:13Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1971).[use for POLYCHAETA] Annelida, Borstenwürmer, Polychaeta 1-594. IN: Dahl, Maria and Peus, Fritz (Ed.). Vol. 58. Tierwelt Deutschlands und der angrenzenden Meeresteile nach ihren Maermalen und nach ihrer Lebensweise. Gustav Fischer Verlag. Jena. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 75; note: brief diagnosis, type genus Macellicephala McIntosh [details]   

taxonomy source Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1974. Die Unterfamilie Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971. Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut, 71: 75-85.
page(s): 75 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

identification resource Pettibone, M.H. (1976). Revision of the genus Macellicephala McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 229: 1-71., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.229 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Original diagnosis: "Eine unpaare Antenne oder auch diese fehlend; keine latteralen Antennen. Vordere Prostomium-ecken spitz oder breit gerundet. Selten Augen entwickelt." [An unpaired antenna or even antennae missing; no lateral antennae. Front prostomial corners pointed or broadly rounded. Rarely eyes developed. [details]

Taxonomy Pettibone (1976: 6) included the following seven genera in the subfamily: Bathycatalina, new genus, with one species; Bathyeliasona, new genus, with three species; Bathyfauvelia, new genus, with one species and one synonym; Bathykermadeca, new genus, with one species; Bathykurila, new genus, with one species; Bathyvitiazia, new genus, with one species; Macellicephala Mclntosh, with seven species.  [details]