WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros indicus (Fauvel, 1928)

209864

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accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros punctatus (Hartman, 1961) (superseded subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecolepis indica (Fauvel, 1928) (superseded subsequent combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis indica Fauvel, 1928 (superseded original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio punctata Hartman, 1961 (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Shallow water (Lizard Island, Australia;...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Shallow water (Lizard Island, Australia; Bahamas; Puerto Rico); shallow subtidal, <5 m to 11-18 m (Philippines; Golfo de Nicoya, Costa Rica); shallow water to 159 m depth (Japan).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia (Queensland; New South Wales); New...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia (Queensland; New South Wales); New Caledonia; Philippines (Aklan province); Japan; India; SW Africa; Caribbean Sea; Chile; USA (Southern California; Massachusetts to Georgia); Costa Rica (Golfo de Nicoya).  [details]
WoRMS (2008). Malacoceros indicus (Fauvel, 1928). 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=209864 on 2017-11-20

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1997-08-26 11:57:53Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio punctata Hartman, 1961) Hartman, O. 1961. Polychaetous annelids from California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 25: 1-226., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/27567#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis indica Fauvel, 1928) Fauvel, P. 1928. Annélides Polychètes nouvelles de l'Inde. I. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, 34(1): 90-96., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k55323421/f96.image
page(s): 93-94, fig. 2g-m [details]   

basis of record Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

additional source Pettibone, Marian H. (1963). Revision of some genera of polychaete worms of the family Spionidae, including the description of a new species of Scolelepis. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 76: 89-104., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34604970 [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 Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Meißner, Karin; Götting, Miriam. (2015). Spionidae (Annelida: ‘Polychaeta’: Canalipalpata) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia: the genera Malacoceros, Scolelepis, Spio, Microspio, and Spiophanes. Zootaxa. 4019(1): 378-413., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.15
page(s): 383-386, fig. 1 [details]   

redescription Williams, J.D. (2007). New records and description of four new species of spionids (Annelida: Polychaeta: Spionidae) from the Philippines: the genera Dispio, Malacoceros, Polydora, and Scolelepis, with notes on palp ciliation patterns of the genus Scolelepis. Zootaxa. 1459: 1-35., available online at https://people.hofstra.edu/jason_d_williams/Publications/Williams2007%20copy.pdf
page(s): 10-13, figs. 6-7 [details]   

redescription Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Spionidae Grube, 1850. pages 81-223. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecolepis indica (Fauvel, 1928)) Day, John H.; Morgans, J.F.C. (1956). The Ecology of South African estuaries. Part 7. The Biology of Durban Bay. Annals of the Natal Museum. 13(3): 259-312, plate IV. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio punctata Hartman, 1961) Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Spionidae Grube, 1850. pages 81-223. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara
page(s): 105-106; note: to Malacoceros indicus (Fauvel, 1928) [details]   

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis indica Fauvel, 1928) Pettibone, Marian H. (1963). Revision of some genera of polychaete worms of the family Spionidae, including the description of a new species of Scolelepis. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 76: 89-104., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34604970
page(s): 99 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros punctatus (Hartman, 1961)) 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): 1 113; note: type examined and species transferred to Malacoceros [details]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Shallow water (Lizard Island, Australia; Bahamas; Puerto Rico); shallow subtidal, <5 m to 11-18 m (Philippines; Golfo de Nicoya, Costa Rica); shallow water to 159 m depth (Japan).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia (Queensland; New South Wales); New Caledonia; Philippines (Aklan province); Japan; India; SW Africa; Caribbean Sea; Chile; USA (Southern California; Massachusetts to Georgia); Costa Rica (Golfo de Nicoya).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sandy beaches, between seagrasses and mangroves, shallow sandy bottoms with Thalassia beds, and subtidal habitats with muddy sand or sand.  [details]
 

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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorツノスピオ  [details]