WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus heterochaetus Annenkova, 1934

326213  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326213)

accepted
Species

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus heterochaetus okotensis Imajima, 1963 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus okotensis Imajima, 1963 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Annenkova, N. P. 1934. Kurze Übersicht der Polychaeten der Litoralzone der Bering-Insel (Kommador-Inseln) nebst Beschreibung neuer Arten. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 106(12): 322-331.
page(s): 326-327, fig. 7 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Bering Sea  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bering Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 1500 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 1500 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Eastern Pacific, from Bering Sea and Alaska to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Eastern Pacific, from Bering Sea and Alaska to Southern California; Western Pacific, Sea of Japan, Sea of Okhotsk.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet heterochaetus is composed...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet heterochaetus is composed by the prefix of Greek origin hetero-, meaning 'other', 'another' or 'different', and the Latin word chaetus, form of chaeta and meaning 'bristle' or 'seta', and presumably refers to the different types of chaetae present in the species, and especially to the acicular neuropodial hook with enlarged tip present on segment 14.  [details]
WoRMS (2017). Acrocirrus heterochaetus Annenkova, 1934. 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=326213 on 2017-12-15

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original description Annenkova, N. P. 1934. Kurze Übersicht der Polychaeten der Litoralzone der Bering-Insel (Kommador-Inseln) nebst Beschreibung neuer Arten. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 106(12): 322-331.
page(s): 326-327, fig. 7 [details]   

additional source Banse, K. (1969). Acrocirridae n.fam. (Polychaeta Sedentaria). Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 26(10): 2595-2620., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/f69-253
page(s): 2605-2606, fig. 1d, 4 [details]   

additional source Hartman, O. (1948). The polychaetous annelids of Alaska. Pacific Science. 2(1): 3-58., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10125/8890
page(s): 38-39, fig. 11a-c [details]   

redescription Blake, J.A. 2000. Family Acrocirridae Banse, 1969. pages 25-30. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul Valentich. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 7 - The Annelida Part 4. Polychaeta: Fabelligeridae to Sternaspidae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara
page(s): 27-28, fig. 2.1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype USNM 22819, locality Alaska (Pacific Ocean, USA, NW Alaska, Canoe Bay, Alaska King Crab Investigation Sta. 20-40 (geocoordinates not provided, estimayted with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 55.589º, long. -161.335º); 125 fathoms (= 228.6 m)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype AHF , locality California (Pacific Ocean, USA, California, off Palos Verdes Estates, Portuguese Bend (33º44'10''N, 118º22'06''W to 33º43'49''N, 118º21'19''W); intertidal rocky beach, tide pools, -1.4 fathoms tide) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 1500 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Eastern Pacific, from Bering Sea and Alaska to Southern California; Western Pacific, Sea of Japan, Sea of Okhotsk.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet heterochaetus is composed by the prefix of Greek origin hetero-, meaning 'other', 'another' or 'different', and the Latin word chaetus, form of chaeta and meaning 'bristle' or 'seta', and presumably refers to the different types of chaetae present in the species, and especially to the acicular neuropodial hook with enlarged tip present on segment 14.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Rocky habitats. Found on surface of kelp on rocky shores.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bering Sea [details]