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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis peritonealis Claparède, 1868 
AphiaID: 339316

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 editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis peritonealis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1834)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis peritonealis Claparède, 1868
Sources  original description Claparède, É. (1868). Les annélides chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève. 19(2): 313-584, plates I-XVI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50163#page/375/mode/1up
page(s): 467-471, plate IX fig. 5 [details]

source of synonymy Fauvel, P. (1911). Annélides Polychètes du Golfe Persique recueillies par M. M. Bogoyawlensky. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale. 5e Série, 6: 353-439, plates XIX-XXI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29668#page/483/mode/1up
page(s): 397 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Naples [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated. Unknown.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Original diagnosis by Claparède (1868: 467): ''Corpus longitudine 45mm, latitudine 2mm,5, segmentis 65, dilute violaceum, cellulis pigmenti peritoneo insidentibus, etiam intra basilarem articulum antennarum palporumque conspicuis. Maxillæ denticulis minimis valde arcuatæ. Pedum paria quatuor anteriora festucis spinosis cætera falcatis instructa.''  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mediterranean Sea: Gulf of Naples (Italy).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet peritonealis is a Latin adjective meaning 'peritoneal', and refers to the violaceous colour of the species being due to the presence of pigmented cells in the 'peritoneum' of the species: ''Cette Néreïde présente la particularité, rare chez les Annélides, de devoir sa coloration non à un pigment répandu dans la couche chitinogène, soit sous-cuticulaire (derme Qtrlg.), mais à des cellules pigmentaires du péritoine.'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat  Not stated. Unknown. Type material collected during the winter 1866-1867.  [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mediterranean Sea, Gulf of Naples (geocoordinates not provided, estimayed with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 40.7º, long. 14.25º).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Types not retained.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:339316
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2011-04-16 04:22:15Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2016-03-31 17:47:22Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2015). Nereis peritonealis Claparède, 1868. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=339316 on 2016-07-28
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