WoRMS taxon details

Dispio magna (Day, 1955)

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

accepted
Species
Spio magnus Day, 1955 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofSpio 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]   
Type locality contained in South Africa  
type locality contained in South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Depth range Intertidal.  
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Atlantic coast of South Africa (Simonstown, Western Cape Province).  
Distribution Atlantic coast of South Africa (Simonstown, Western Cape Province). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Dispio magna (Day, 1955). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332759 on 2018-05-21
Date
action
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2017-01-02 02:09:28Z
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original description  (ofSpio 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]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofSpio 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 
 

Syntype [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
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Atlantic coast of South Africa (Simonstown, Western Cape Province). [details]

Habitat Intertidal sea shore. [details]

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