WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlciopa antarctica McIntosh, 1885

336055  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336055)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 175-176, plate XXVIII figs. 2, 3, 4, plate XXXII fig. 12 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  NHMUK 1885.12.1.131a, locality Southern Ocean...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1885.12.1.131a, locality Southern Ocean (surface of the Antarctic Sea, Challenger Expedition between stations 154 (64°37'00''S, 85°49'00''E; 19/02/1874) and 155 (64°18'00''S, 94°47'00''E; 23/02/1874) (= gazetteer estimate -64°28'00''S, 90°48'00''E); 0 m, surface) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Surface of the Antarctic Sea, between stations...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Surface of the Antarctic Sea, between stations 154 (64°37'00''S, 85°49'00''E) and 155 (64°18'00''S, 94°47'00''E) of the Challenger Expedition (= gazetteer estimate -64.4667°, 90.8°). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype (NHMUK 1885.12.1.131a) deposited at The Natural History Museum, London (UK). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Surface.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Surface. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern Ocean, near Antarctica.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern Ocean, near Antarctica. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet antarctica refers to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet antarctica refers to the type locality of the species, the Antarctic Sea (= Antarctic Ocean or Southern Ocean). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]
WoRMS (2008). Alciopa antarctica McIntosh, 1885. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336055 on 2017-12-11

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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 175-176, plate XXVIII figs. 2, 3, 4, plate XXXII fig. 12 [details]   

new combination reference Apstein, Carl. (1900). Die Alciopiden und Tomopteriden der Plankton-Expedition. Ergebnisse der Plankton-Expedition der Humboldt- Stiftung. 2(H.b): 1-62 [Lipsius & Tischer. Kiel & Leipzig]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2130655
page(s): 11 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1885.12.1.131a, locality Southern Ocean (surface of the Antarctic Sea, Challenger Expedition between stations 154 (64°37'00''S, 85°49'00''E; 19/02/1874) and 155 (64°18'00''S, 94°47'00''E; 23/02/1874) (= gazetteer estimate -64°28'00''S, 90°48'00''E); 0 m, surface) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Surface. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern Ocean, near Antarctica. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet antarctica refers to the type locality of the species, the Antarctic Sea (= Antarctic Ocean or Southern Ocean). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Pelagic. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Surface of the Antarctic Sea, between stations 154 (64°37'00''S, 85°49'00''E) and 155 (64°18'00''S, 94°47'00''E) of the Challenger Expedition (= gazetteer estimate -64.4667°, 90.8°). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype (NHMUK 1885.12.1.131a) deposited at The Natural History Museum, London (UK). [details]