WoRMS taxon details

Actinoceras bigsbyi Bronn, 1837 †

337957  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:337957)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
fossil only
Bronn, H. G. 1836-1838. Lethaea Geognostica, oder Abbildungen und Beschreibungen der fuer die Gebirgs-Formationen bezeichnendsten Versteinerungen. Stuttgart. 2 volumes, 768 pp.. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.59080
page(s): 97 [details]   
Note SE Asia, Philippines  
From other sources
Type locality SE Asia, Philippines [details]
Taxonomy By the superficial resemblance of the fossilized siphon of an ammonite (Actinoceras bigsbyi) with the chitinous operculum...  
Taxonomy By the superficial resemblance of the fossilized siphon of an ammonite (Actinoceras bigsbyi) with the chitinous operculum of the serpulid Pomatostegus actinoceras Mörch, 1863, the genus figured for a long time in Polychaete catalogues. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Actinoceras bigsbyi Bronn, 1837 †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=337957 on 2018-05-27
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2008-11-04 09:55:42Z
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2009-01-20 10:09:03Z
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2011-04-12 14:47:02Z
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original description Bronn, H. G. 1836-1838. Lethaea Geognostica, oder Abbildungen und Beschreibungen der fuer die Gebirgs-Formationen bezeichnendsten Versteinerungen. Stuttgart. 2 volumes, 768 pp.. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.59080
page(s): 97 [details]   

basis of record Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

additional source Chenu, J.C. (1859) Manuel de Conchyliologie et de Paléontologie Conchyliologique. Vol. 1. Masson, Paris, vii + 508 pp.  [details]   

source of synonymy 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 Mörch, O. A. L. (1863). Revisio critica Serpulidarum. Et Bidrag til Rørormenes Naturhistorie. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift. København, Ser. 3, 1: 347-470, pl. 11 [also issued as a separate, 1–124, pl. 11]., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/naturhistoriskti01copeuoft
page(s): 400 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Taxonomy By the superficial resemblance of the fossilized siphon of an ammonite (Actinoceras bigsbyi) with the chitinous operculum of the serpulid Pomatostegus actinoceras Mörch, 1863, the genus figured for a long time in Polychaete catalogues. [details]

Type locality SE Asia, Philippines [details]