WoRMS taxon details

Aonidella dayi López-Jamar, 1989

332986  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332986)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
López-Jamar, Eduardo 1989. Primera cita para el litoral de la Peninsula Iberica del genero Aonidella (Polychaeta: Spionidae), con una redescription de la especie Aonidella dayi Maciolek, 1983. Boletin Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia, 5(2): 107-109. [details]   
Type locality contained in Gulf of Cadiz  
type locality contained in Gulf of Cadiz [details]
Note Golfo de Cadiz, Spain. Two adjacent locations,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Golfo de Cadiz, Spain. Two adjacent locations, 36.4167 -7.1667 (720 m) and 36.5827, -6.9997 (488 m), are given [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Aonidella dayi López-Jamar, 1989. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332986 on 2018-02-23
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-02-28 19:48:07Z
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original description López-Jamar, Eduardo 1989. Primera cita para el litoral de la Peninsula Iberica del genero Aonidella (Polychaeta: Spionidae), con una redescription de la especie Aonidella dayi Maciolek, 1983. Boletin Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia, 5(2): 107-109. [details]   

taxonomy source Meißner, K.; Bick, A.; Guggolz, T.; Götting, M. (2014). Spionidae (Polychaeta: Canalipalpata: Spionida) from seamounts in the NE Atlantic. Zootaxa. 3786(3): 201-245., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3786.3.1 [details]   

additional source Maciolek Blake, Nancy. 1983: Systematics of Atlantic Spionidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) with special reference to deep-water species. Ph. D. thesis. Boston University  [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

additional source Imajima, M. (1992). Spionidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Japan. IX. The genus Aonidella. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series A (Zoology). 18(2): 57-61., available online at http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110004311769/en
page(s): 57-60, fig. 2a-n [details]   

redescription Maciolek, N. J. 2000. New species and records of Aonidella, Laonice, and Spiophanes (Polychaeta: Spionidae) from shelf and slope depths of the Western North Atlantic. Bulletin of Marine Science, 67(1): 529-548. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Editor's comment : Authority: According to Maciolek (2000) the description of López-Jamar, 1989 is based on and extending her unpublished 1983 thesis description. However, López-Jamar appears to be describing his own material from Golfo de Cadiz, and thus the authorship cannot be Maciolek in López-Jamar. The circumstance is undesirable and may require further resolution (for example to determine what is the type material, if it exists). Nevertheless Maciolek (2000) subsequently included Mediterranean and Canary Islands material in her further description as well as material from offshore North America Atlantic, although not the López-Jamar type material. [details]

Editor's comment  : Type Material: The type material can only be that which López-Jamar reported and described from Golfo de Cadiz. These are the syntypes. Their location may be unknown. Subsequent authors do not include them in material examined. However, Maciolek (2000) and later Meißner et al (2014) appear to assume material of Maciolek's unpublished thesis can be, subsequently to López-Jamar, made the type series. Maciolek (2000) names the holotype as USNM 80476, collected off Beaufort, as so labelled earlier in her thesis, but only López-Jamar could name a holotype. The appropriate action would have been to find and fix a specimen from López-Jamar's Golfo de Cadiz material as a lectotype. At minimum whether these worms still exist should be determined. So Maciolek's holotype designation is invalid. Since several similar species over a wide geographic area may be involved (differences in the descriptions have been noted) the situation is unclear and requires further study. [details]

Syntype No holotype was designated. There is no information given on the location of the original López-Jamar (syntypes) material if deposited in a collection, but it seems unlikely that such deep-sea specimens were discarded. Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia is mentioned by the author. [details]

Type locality Golfo de Cadiz, Spain. Two adjacent locations, 36.4167 -7.1667 (720 m) and 36.5827, -6.9997 (488 m), are given [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ヘラガタスピオ  [details]