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Polychaeta taxon details

Arenotrocha Westheide & von Nordheim, 1985

129259  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129259)

accepted
Genus
Ophryotrocha minuta Lévi, 1954 accepted as Arenotrocha minuta (Lévi, 1954) (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
feminine
Westheide, Wilfried ; Nordheim, Henning von. (1985). Interstitial Dorvilleidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Europe Australia and New Zealand. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 14(3): 183-199., available online at https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1985.tb00189.x
page(s): 194; note: for Ophryotrocha minuta Lévi [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Etymology Authors: Arenotrocha is from 'Arena' = sand (Latin) and 'trochus' = encirclement, ciliary ring (Greek). As the ending of...  
Etymology Authors: Arenotrocha is from 'Arena' = sand (Latin) and 'trochus' = encirclement, ciliary ring (Greek). As the ending of 'trochus' is modified to 'trocha' the authors intended a feminine genus, also indicated by the use of 'minuta' [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Arenotrocha Westheide & von Nordheim, 1985. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129259 on 2020-02-22
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-05 13:59:36Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2020-01-15 21:46:08Z
changed

original description Westheide, Wilfried ; Nordheim, Henning von. (1985). Interstitial Dorvilleidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Europe Australia and New Zealand. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 14(3): 183-199., available online at https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1985.tb00189.x
page(s): 194; note: for Ophryotrocha minuta Lévi [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS)
note: checklist listing [details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology Authors: Arenotrocha is from 'Arena' = sand (Latin) and 'trochus' = encirclement, ciliary ring (Greek). As the ending of 'trochus' is modified to 'trocha' the authors intended a feminine genus, also indicated by the use of 'minuta' [details]

Grammatical gender feminine as indicated by the genus suffix and type species suffix. [details]