WoRMS taxon details

Bispira melanostigma (Schmarda, 1861)

333110  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:333110)

accepted
Species
Bispira variegata (Krøyer, 1856) (reversal of precedence for senior synonym)
Sabella bipunctata Baird, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Sabella cornuta Kinberg, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Sabella melanostigma Schmarda, 1861 (superseded original combination)
Sabella thoracica Krøyer, 1856 (nomen oblitum via subjective synonym)
Sabella variegata Krøyer, 1856 (nomen oblitum via subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofSabella melanostigma Schmarda, 1861) Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Bispira melanostigma (Schmarda, 1861). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=333110 on 2018-05-24
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description  (ofSabella melanostigma Schmarda, 1861) Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSabella bipunctata Baird, 1865) Baird, William 1865. Description of several new species and varieties of tubicolous Annelides =tribe Limivora of Grube, in the collection of the British Museum. Part 1. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 8: 10-22., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/98595#page/20/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofSabella thoracica Krøyer, 1856) Krøyer, Hendrik. (1856). Meddelelser af en Afhandling Ormeslaegten Sabella Linn., isaer med Hensyn til dens nordiske Arter [Alternate title: Bidrag til Kundskab af Sabellerne]. Oversigt over det Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskabs forhandlinger. 1856:1-36. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSabella variegata Krøyer, 1856) Krøyer, Hendrik. (1856). Meddelelser af en Afhandling Ormeslaegten Sabella Linn., isaer med Hensyn til dens nordiske Arter [Alternate title: Bidrag til Kundskab af Sabellerne]. Oversigt over det Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskabs forhandlinger. 1856:1-36. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSabella cornuta Kinberg, 1866) Kinberg, J.G.H. (1866 [or 1867]). Annulata nova. [Continuatio.]. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 23(9): 337-357., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32287795 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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]   

redescription Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures. [details]   

status source Tovar-Hernández, M.A.; Salazar-Vallejo, S.I. (2006). Sabellids (Polychaeta: Sabellidae) from the Grand Caribbean. Zoological Studies. 45(1), 24-66., available online at http://zoolstud.sinica.edu.tw/Journals/45.1/24.pdf
page(s): 35 [details]   

status source Tovar-Hernández, María Ana; Salazar-Silva, P. 2008. Catalogue of Sabellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Grand Caribbean Region. Zootaxa 1894: 1–22
page(s): 4 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSabella cornuta Kinberg, 1866) Hartman, Olga. (1948). The marine annelids erected by Kinberg. With some notes on some other types in the Swedish State Museum. Arkiv för Zoologi. 42(1): 1-137, & plates 1-18. [details]   

additional source  (ofSabella variegata Krøyer, 1856) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofSabella variegata Krøyer, 1856) Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures.
page(s): 417 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSabella bipunctata Baird, 1865) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofSabella bipunctata Baird, 1865) Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures.
page(s): 415 [details]   

basis of record  (ofSabella thoracica Krøyer, 1856) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofSabella thoracica Krøyer, 1856) Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures.
page(s): 415 [details]   

basis of record  (ofSabella bipunctata Baird, 1865) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source  (ofSabella melanostigma Schmarda, 1861) Hartman, Olga. (1948). The marine annelids erected by Kinberg. With some notes on some other types in the Swedish State Museum. Arkiv för Zoologi. 42(1): 1-137, & plates 1-18. [details]   

additional source  (ofSabella melanostigma Schmarda, 1861) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofSabella melanostigma Schmarda, 1861) Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSabella cornuta Kinberg, 1866) Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures.
page(s): 415 [details]   

status source  (ofBispira variegata (Krøyer, 1856)) Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures.
page(s): 416; note: Discusses seniority of Sabella variegata or S. thoracica versus prevailing usage of S. melanostigma [details]   

status source  (ofBispira variegata (Krøyer, 1856)) Tovar-Hernández, M.A.; Salazar-Vallejo, S.I. (2006). Sabellids (Polychaeta: Sabellidae) from the Grand Caribbean. Zoological Studies. 45(1), 24-66., available online at http://zoolstud.sinica.edu.tw/Journals/45.1/24.pdf
page(s): 35; note: Invoke Reversal of precedence to invalidate B. variegata [details]   

status source  (ofBispira variegata (Krøyer, 1856)) Tovar-Hernández, María Ana; Salazar-Silva, P. 2008. Catalogue of Sabellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Grand Caribbean Region. Zootaxa 1894: 1–22
page(s): 4 [details]   

basis of record  (ofBispira variegata (Krøyer, 1856)) Humann, Paul; Deloach, Ned. (2002). Reef creature identification : Florida, Caribbean, Bahamas. 2nd Ed (ist Ed 1992). New World Publications. 420 pp plus index.
page(s): 150 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Synonymy See Bispira variegata for the reasoning around current usage preference for B. melanostigma over the senior pair of names B. variegata (Krøyer, 1856) and B. thoracica (Krøyer, 1856). Reversal of precedence by prevailing usage is suggested by some taxonomists. [details]