WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDispio magna (Day, 1955)

332759  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332759)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio magnus Day, 1955 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio magnus Day, 1955) Day, J. H. (1955). The Polychaeta of South Africa. Part 3. Sedentary species from Cape shores and estuaries. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology. 42(287): 407-452., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb02216.x
page(s): 413, fig. 2a-g [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Africa  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of South Africa (Simonstown, Western Cape Province).  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of South Africa (Simonstown, Western Cape Province). [details]
Gil, J. (2017). Dispio magna (Day, 1955). In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332759 on 2018-01-21

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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2017-01-02 02:09:28Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio magnus Day, 1955) Day, J. H. (1955). The Polychaeta of South Africa. Part 3. Sedentary species from Cape shores and estuaries. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology. 42(287): 407-452., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb02216.x
page(s): 413, fig. 2a-g [details]   

basis of record Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. British Museum (Natural History). London. vol 1 & vol 2, 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 482, fig. 18.6.p-t [details]   

additional source Zenetos, A.; Gofas, S.; Verlaque, M.; Cinar, M.; Garcia Raso, J.; Bianchi, C.; Morri, C.; Azzurro, E.; Bilecenoglu, M.; Froglia, C.; Siokou, I.; Violanti, D.; Sfriso, A.; San Martin, G.; Giangrande, A.; Katagan, T.; Ballesteros, E.; Ramos-Espla, A.; Mastrototaro, F.; Ocana, O.; Zingone, A.; Gambi, M.; Streftaris, N. (2010). Alien species in the Mediterranean Sea by 2010. A contribution to the application of European Union’s Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Part I. Spatial distribution. Mediterranean Marine Science. 11(2): 381-493., available online at https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.87 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio magnus Day, 1955) Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. British Museum (Natural History). London. vol 1 & vol 2, 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 482, fig. 18.6.p-t; note: as Dispio magna [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] NHMUK 1961.16.59-60, locality Simon's Town (Simonstown, Western Cape Province, South Africa, Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate -34.19°, 18.43°); intertidal, sea shore) [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of South Africa (Simonstown, Western Cape Province). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Intertidal sea shore. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Greece (Nation) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]