WoRMS taxon details

Chauvinelia arctica Averincev, 1980

327431  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327431)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Averincev, V.G. (1980). Chauvinelia arctica, sp. n. (Acrocirridae, Polychaeta) iz Kanadskoi vpadiny. [Chauvinelia arctica, sp. n. (Acrocirridae, Polychaeta) from the Canadian Basin]. Novoe v Sistematike Morskik Bespozvonochnykh. Zoologicheskyi Instituta, Akademiya Nauk SSSR [New Developments in the Taxonomy of Marine Invertebrates, Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences],. 25(33): 57-62.
page(s): 57-59, figs. 1-8, map on page 60 [details]   
Holotype  ZIRAS 44278, locality Canadian Arctic Slope...  
Holotype ZIRAS 44278, locality Canadian Arctic Slope (Artic Ocean, XXII Soviet North Polar Expedition, Sta. 39 (approx. 79ºN, 121ºW); 3370 m) [details]
Note Canadian Basin of Arctic Ocean, approx 79°N...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Canadian Basin of Arctic Ocean, approx 79°N 121° W, 3370 m. [details]
Type material Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Saint-Petersburg (Russia).  [details]
Depth range 2300-3380 m.   
Depth range 2300-3380 m.  [details]

Distribution Arctic Ocean: Canadian Arctic Basin; Greenland Sea.   
Distribution Arctic Ocean: Canadian Arctic Basin; Greenland Sea.  [details]

Etymology Apparently not stated. The specific epithet arctica refers to the type locality of the species, the Arctic Ocean.   
Etymology Apparently not stated. The specific epithet arctica refers to the type locality of the species, the Arctic Ocean.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Chauvinelia arctica Averincev, 1980. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327431 on 2018-04-22
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original description Averincev, V.G. (1980). Chauvinelia arctica, sp. n. (Acrocirridae, Polychaeta) iz Kanadskoi vpadiny. [Chauvinelia arctica, sp. n. (Acrocirridae, Polychaeta) from the Canadian Basin]. Novoe v Sistematike Morskik Bespozvonochnykh. Zoologicheskyi Instituta, Akademiya Nauk SSSR [New Developments in the Taxonomy of Marine Invertebrates, Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences],. 25(33): 57-62.
page(s): 57-59, figs. 1-8, map on page 60 [details]   

additional source Jirkov, I.A. (2001). [Polychaeta of the Arctic Ocean] (In Russian) Polikhety severnogo Ledovitogo Okeana. Yanus-K Press, Moscow, 632 pp., available online at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/259865957_Jirkov_2001_Polychaeta_of_the_North_Polar_Basin
page(s): 346-347, figures 1-8 on page 346 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Kirkegaard, Jørgen B. 1982. New records of abyssal benthic polychaetes from the Polar Sea. Steenstrupia 8(10): 253-260.
page(s): 254-257, fig. 1 [details]   

redescription Salazar-Vallejo, S.I.; Gillet, P.; Carrera-Parra, L.F. (2007). Revision of Chauvinelia, redescriptions of Flabelliseta incrusta, and Helmetophorus rankini, and their recognition as acrocirrids (Polychaeta: Acrocirridae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 87(02): 465-477., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315407054501
page(s): 469-471, fig. 2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Averincev, V.G. (1980). Chauvinelia arctica, sp. n. (Acrocirridae, Polychaeta) iz Kanadskoi vpadiny. [Chauvinelia arctica, sp. n. (Acrocirridae, Polychaeta) from the Canadian Basin]. Novoe v Sistematike Morskik Bespozvonochnykh. Zoologicheskyi Instituta, Akademiya Nauk SSSR [New Developments in the Taxonomy of Marine Invertebrates, Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences],. 25(33): 57-62. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype ZIRAS 44278, locality Canadian Arctic Slope (Artic Ocean, XXII Soviet North Polar Expedition, Sta. 39 (approx. 79ºN, 121ºW); 3370 m) [details]
Paratype ZIRAS 44279, locality Canadian Arctic Slope (Artic Ocean, XXII Soviet North Polar Expedition, Sta. 39 (approx. 79ºN, 121ºW); 3370 m) [details]
Paratype ZIRAS 44280, locality Canadian Arctic Slope (Artic Ocean, XXII Soviet North Polar Expedition, Sta. 34 (79º26'N, 121º32'W; data adjusted by Salazar-Vallejo et al. (2007) because labels were confused); 3290 m) [details]
Paratype ZIRAS 44281, locality Canadian Arctic Slope (Artic Ocean, XXII Soviet North Polar Expedition, Sta. 40 (approx. 79ºN, 121ºW); 3380 m) [details]
Paratype ZIRAS 44282, locality Canadian Arctic Slope (Artic Ocean, Soviet North Polar Expedition, Sta. 38 (approx. 79ºN, 121º23'W); 3380 m) [details]
Nontype ZMUC 159, locality Greenland Sea (Artic Ocean, off north-eastern Greenland, FRAM I Drift Ice Expedition, Sta. 18 (83º40'08''N, 06º49'21''W); 2300 m, ground of clay, sand, gravel and pebbles, with many empty shells) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 2300-3380 m.  [details]

Diagnosis ''Chauvinelia with foliose palps. Cephalic hood margin entire dorsally and ventrally'' (Salazar-Vallejo et al., 2007: 471). [details]

Distribution Arctic Ocean: Canadian Arctic Basin; Greenland Sea.  [details]

Etymology Apparently not stated. The specific epithet arctica refers to the type locality of the species, the Arctic Ocean.  [details]

Habitat Kirkegaard (1982: 254-256) found the species in a sample from a ground of clay, sand, gravel and pebbles, with many empty shells, but considered all the species belonging to the genus Chauvinelia as being bathypelagic or epibenthic. Salazer-Vallejo et al. (2007: 469) considered all species included in the genus Chauvinelia as being bathypelagic.  [details]

Type locality Canadian Basin of Arctic Ocean, approx 79°N 121° W, 3370 m. [details]

Type material Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Saint-Petersburg (Russia).  [details]