WoRMS taxon details

Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835

922  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:922)

accepted
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Johnston, George. (1835). Illustrations in British Zoology (45 Lernaea uncinata, 46 Arenicola ecaudata). Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology. 8:565-569, figs. 53-54. (x-1835)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335569
page(s): 566; note: Introduced in text flow as "The worms which constitute the little family named Arenicolidae ..."  [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Etymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the...  
Etymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the species" [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=922 on 2018-02-24
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Johnston, George. (1835). Illustrations in British Zoology (45 Lernaea uncinata, 46 Arenicola ecaudata). Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology. 8:565-569, figs. 53-54. (x-1835)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335569
page(s): 566; note: Introduced in text flow as "The worms which constitute the little family named Arenicolidae ..."  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

taxonomy source Gathof, Jerry M. (1984). Family Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. In: Uebelacker, J.M.; Johnson, P.G. (eds). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the northern Gulf of Mexico. Volume 7. Chapter Pagination: 58.1-58.2, Barry A. Vittor & Associates, Inc., Mobile, Alabama.
page(s): 58 [details]   

taxonomy source Darbyshire, Teresa. (2018). Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. [book, online]. 23 pp. In.Handbook of Zoology [Annelida], de Gruyter., available online at https://www.degruyter.com/view/Zoology/bp_029147-6_72
note: Taxonomic status and biology review [details]   

additional source Wells, G. P. (1980). The species problem in lugworms and other Polychaeta. In Gunawardana, T.T.P., Prematilleka, L. & Silva, R. (Eds). P.E.P. Deraniyagala commemoration volume. Lake House Investments Ltd, Colombo. 392pp. Chapter Pagination: 355-366. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source 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]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the species" [details]
 



LanguageName 
Dutch wadpieren  [details]
English lugworms  [details]
Japanese タマシキゴカイ  [details]