WoRMS taxon details

Pseudalciopa Støp-Bowitz, 1991

324796  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324796)

accepted
Genus
Pseudalciopa modesta Støp-Bowitz, 1991 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Støp-Bowitz, C. (1991). Some new or rare species of pelagic polychaetes from the Gulf of Guinea. Ophelia Supplement 5 (Systematics, Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta). 261-270.
page(s): 266 [details]   
Etymology The name Pseudalciopa is composed by the Greek prefix pseud(o), meaning 'false' or 'spurious', and the generic name Alciopa...  
Etymology The name Pseudalciopa is composed by the Greek prefix pseud(o), meaning 'false' or 'spurious', and the generic name Alciopa Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Pseudalciopa Støp-Bowitz, 1991. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324796 on 2018-02-19
Date
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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-12-10 21:50:45Z
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2017-11-19 21:07:03Z
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original description Støp-Bowitz, C. (1991). Some new or rare species of pelagic polychaetes from the Gulf of Guinea. Ophelia Supplement 5 (Systematics, Biology and Morphology of World Polychaeta). 261-270.
page(s): 266 [details]   

additional source Støp-Bowitz, C. (1992). Polychètes pélagiques des campagnes de ''L'Ombango'' dans les eaux équatoriales et tropicales Ouest-Africanes. Editions de l'ORSTROM collection Études et Thèses. 1-117 pp., available online at http://horizon.documentation.ird.fr/exl-doc/pleins_textes/pleins_textes_2/etudes_theses/35843.pdf
page(s): 42 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis "Prostomium not protruding beyond eyes; 5 antennae, the median one reduced to a crest; 2 globular eyes. Proboscis short, cylindrical, with 2 cirriform lateral papillae. Three pairs of tentacular cirri. No rudimentary parapodia. Parapodia without terminal appendage, with projecting acicula. Dorsal cirri reniform, ventral cirri lanceolate. Segmental glands small, setae capillary, simple." (Støp-Bowitz, 1991: 266).  [details]

Etymology The name Pseudalciopa is composed by the Greek prefix pseud(o), meaning 'false' or 'spurious', and the generic name Alciopa Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833.  [details]

Grammatical gender Pseudalciopa is stated to be feminine [details]