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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlciopa mutilata Treadwell, 1934 
AphiaID: 336070

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodociformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlciopidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlciopa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlciopa mutilata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaiades cantrainii Delle Chiaje, 1828
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlciopa Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlciopa mutilata Treadwell, 1934
Sources  original description Treadwell, Aaron L. (1934). Reports on the collections obtained by the first Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition to the Puerto Rican deep. New polychaetous annelids. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections. 91(8): 1-9, plates 1-2., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/79638#page/167/mode/1up
page(s): 8, plate 2 figs. 20-21 [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1956). Polychaetous annelids erected by Treadwell, 1891 to 1948, together with a brief chronology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 109(2): 239-310., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/2246/1145
page(s): 247 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Virgin Islander Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Puerto Rican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 20035, locality Puerto Rico (north of Puerto Rico, Atlantic Ocean, Johnson-Smithsonian Deep Sea Expedition, Sta. 6 (from 18°30'45''N, 66°04'30''W to 18°30'50''N, 66°01'15''W); 100 fathoms (about 183 m), pelagic) [details]
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelida Collection (1 record) 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 100 fathoms (about 183 m). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic Ocean: north of Puerto Rico. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet mutilata (masculine: mutilatus) is a Latin participle meaning 'mutilated' or 'mangled', and refers to the fragmentary condition of the holotype: ''This species name is provisionally suggested for a fragment of an Alciopa retaining only a limited portion of the anterior body region'' (Treadwell, 1934: 8) [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Species uncertain. Hartman (1956: 247) states: ''Holotype U.S.N.M., not seen. From the very brief account, it seems to be Naiades contrainii delle Chiaje.'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North of Puerto Rico, Atlantic Ocean (from 18°30'45''N, 66°04'30''W to 18°30'50''N, 66°01'15''W; from 18.5125°, -66.075° to 18.5139°, -66.0208°), 100 fathoms (about 183 m), pelagic. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype deposited at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, USA (USNM 20035). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336070
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2017-01-23 15:11:23Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2017). Alciopa mutilata Treadwell, 1934. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336070 on 2017-06-28
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