WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea (Aricidea) fragilis Webster, 1879

340355  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:340355)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879· accepted, alternate representation (sensu stricto subgenus usage)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879) Webster, Henry E. (1879). The Annelida Chaetopoda of the Virginian coast. Transactions of the Albany Institute. 9: 202-269, plates I-XI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/137886#page/216/mode/1up
page(s): 255-257, plate IX figs. 127-132 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM , locality Virginian (Atlantic Ocean)  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] USNM , locality Virginian (Atlantic Ocean) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote The type material of the species seems to be...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material The type material of the species seems to be lost or it was never deposited. It is not at the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, the only museum to which Webster sent material (Radashevsky & Williams, 1998), nor at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University, New Haven (Hartman, 1942), the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (Hartman, 1938) or at the American Museum of Natural History, New York.  [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G. (2016). Aricidea (Aricidea) fragilis Webster, 1879. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=340355 on 2017-12-17

Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2010-09-18 04:07:43Z
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2016-10-17 15:45:44Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879) Webster, Henry E. (1879). The Annelida Chaetopoda of the Virginian coast. Transactions of the Albany Institute. 9: 202-269, plates I-XI., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/137886#page/216/mode/1up
page(s): 255-257, plate IX figs. 127-132 [details]   

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

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Pettibone, Marian H. (1965). Two new species of Aricidea (Polychaeta, Paraonidae) from Virginia and Florida, and redescription of Aricidea fragilis Webster. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 78: 127-140., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107518#page/155/mode/1up
page(s): 129-131, figs. 1-3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879) Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879) Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879) Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAricidea fragilis Webster, 1879) Hartman, O. 1944. Polychaetous annelids. Part VI. Paraonidae, Magelonidae, Longosomidae, Ctenodrilidae, and Sabellariidae. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 10(3): 311-389. [details]   

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] USNM , locality Virginian (Atlantic Ocean) [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material The type material of the species seems to be lost or it was never deposited. It is not at the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, the only museum to which Webster sent material (Radashevsky & Williams, 1998), nor at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University, New Haven (Hartman, 1942), the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (Hartman, 1938) or at the American Museum of Natural History, New York.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: deposit feeder: subsurface [details]