WoRMS name details

Polynoe (Macellicephala) mirabilis McIntosh, 1885

339065  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:339065)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)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. <em>Ser. Zoology.</em> vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426 [details]   
Holotype  BM BMNH 1885: 12: 1: 100, geounit New Zealand...  
Holotype BM BMNH 1885: 12: 1: 100, geounit New Zealand North [details]
Note off East Cape, North Island, New Zealand,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality off East Cape, North Island, New Zealand, Challenger station 169, -37.5667, 179.3667 (37 34 S, 179 22 E), 1280 m [details]
Taxonomy Neal et al (2018: 9) report that the species is now known only from the New Zealand holotype, with previous Southern Ocean...  
Taxonomy Neal et al (2018: 9) report that the species is now known only from the New Zealand holotype, with previous Southern Ocean records moved elsewhere [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Polynoe (Macellicephala) mirabilis McIntosh, 1885. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=339065 on 2018-11-19
Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

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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. <em>Ser. Zoology.</em> vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426 [details]   

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

redescription Pettibone, M.H. (1976). Revision of the genus <i>Macellicephala</i> McIntosh and the subfamily Macellicephalinae Hartmann-Schröder (Polychaeta: Polynoidae). <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 229: 1-71., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.229
page(s): 10 [details]   

redescription Neal, L.; Brasier, M. J.; Wiklund, H. (2018). Six new species of Macellicephala (Annelida: Polynoidae) from the Southern Ocean and south Atlantic with re-description of type species. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4455(1): 1-34., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4455.1.1
page(s): 7-10, Figure 2A, Figures 3, 4; Table 2. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Augener, H. 1932. Antarktische und antiboreale Polychaeten nebst einer Hirudinee. Scientific Results of the Norwegian Antarctic Expeditions 1927-1928 et sqq., instituted and financed by Consul Lars Christensen, Det norske videnskaps-akademi i Oslo, 9: 1-85.
page(s): 100; note: used by Augener at genus-level in Macellicephala (fide Pettibone, 1976) [details]   
Holotype BM BMNH 1885: 12: 1: 100, geounit New Zealand North [details]
From editor or global species database
Specimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Taxonomy Neal et al (2018: 9) report that the species is now known only from the New Zealand holotype, with previous Southern Ocean records moved elsewhere [details]

Type locality off East Cape, North Island, New Zealand, Challenger station 169, -37.5667, 179.3667 (37 34 S, 179 22 E), 1280 m [details]