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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843

129414

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accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane Rathke, 1843 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLadice Kinberg, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmaria Grube, 1869 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerpsichore Kinberg, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrosiphon Chamberlin, 1919 (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina abranchiata Støp-Bowitz, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina acuminata Örsted, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina adamantea (Kinberg, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina alata Elias, Bremec, Lana & Orensanz, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina ammotrypanella Schüller, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina aulogaster (Rathke, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina aulogastrella (Hartman & Fauchald, 1971)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina basicirra Parapar, Moreira & Helgason, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina bimensis (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina bowitzi Parapar, Moreira & Helgason, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina brattegardi Kongsrud & Bakken
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina breviata (Ehlers, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina brevibranchiata (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina buitendijki (Horst, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina cordiformis (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina cylindricaudata (Hansen, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina cyprophilia Neave & Glasby, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina delapidans (Kinberg, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina dubia (caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina ehlersi (Horst, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina farallonensis Blake, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina fauveli (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina gaucha Elías, Bremec, Lana & Orensanz, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina gigantea (Rullier, 1965)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina grandis (Pillai, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina groenlandica Støp-Bowitz, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina gymnopyge (Ehlers, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina hachaensis Augener, 1934
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina helgolandiae Augener, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina kampeni (Horst, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina kinbergi Hansen, 1882
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina kuekenthali (McIntosh, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina langii (Kükenthal, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina longicaudata (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina longicirrata Hartmann-Schröder & Parker, 1995
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina minima Hartmann-Schröder, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina modesta Støp-Bowitz, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina nematoides (Ehlers, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina norvegica Støp-Bowitz, 1945
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina opisthobranchiata Wirén, 1901
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina profunda (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina pygocirrata (Ehlers, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina remigera (Ehlers, 1918)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina robusta Schüller, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina scaphigera (Ehlers, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina setigera (Hartman, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina sibogae (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina syringopyge (Ehlers, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina tessellata Neave & Glasby, 2013

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina kuekenthali (Horst, 1919) (nomen dubium, junior homonym, unreplaced)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina (Armandia) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia Filippi, 1861
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina (Armandia) leptocirris Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia leptocirris (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina agilis Andrews, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia agilis (Andrews, 1891) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina arctica (McIntosh in Jeffreys, 1876) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypanella arctica (McIntosh in Jeffreys, 1876) (superseded recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina brasiliensis Hansen, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntiobactrum brasiliensis (Hansen, 1882) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina brevita [auct. lapsus] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina breviata (Ehlers, 1913) (lapsus calami)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina cylindricaudatus Jirkov, 2001 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina cylindricaudata (Hansen, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina helgolandica [auctt.] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina helgolandiae Augener, 1912 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina maculata Webster, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia maculata (Webster, 1884) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina magna Treadwell, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia magna (Treadwell, 1914) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina margaleffi Sardá, Gil, Taboada & Gili, 2009 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina modesta Støp-Bowitz, 1958 (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina mucronata Treadwell, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracophelia mucronata (Treadwell, 1914) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina opisthobranchia [auctt.] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina opisthobranchiata Wirén, 1901 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina sarsi (Eliason, 1962) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina modesta Støp-Bowitz, 1958 (subjective synonym; recombination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Örsted, Anders Sandoe. 1843. Annulatorum danicorum conspectus. Volume Fasc. 1 Maricolae (Quæstio ab universitate Hafniensi ad solvendum proposita et proemio ornata). 1-52. Librariae Wahlianae. Hafniae (Copenhagen)., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/11849
page(s): 45 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Ophelina Savigny is included in several...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Ophelina Savigny is included in several English translations of Cuvier's "Le Règne Animal ...", notably the expanded version published by Whittaker, with Griffith as lead author. However, this appears to be a coincidental lapsus when the text should have been Ophelia Savigny. A new name was not intended. If so Ophelina appearing in the Griffith volume is not an available name for taxonomy, and the listing in 'Nomenclator Zoologicus' [http://www.ubio.org/NZ/PDF/Vol3/pg0430.pdf] of two apparent Ophelina authorships should not be interpreted as a case of homonymy. [details]
Bellan, G. (2008). Ophelina Örsted, 1843. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129414 on 2017-11-17

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original description Örsted, Anders Sandoe. 1843. Annulatorum danicorum conspectus. Volume Fasc. 1 Maricolae (Quæstio ab universitate Hafniensi ad solvendum proposita et proemio ornata). 1-52. Librariae Wahlianae. Hafniae (Copenhagen)., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/11849
page(s): 45 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane Rathke, 1843) Rathke, H. (1843). Beiträge zur Fauna Norwegens. Nova Acta Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Naturae Curiosorum, Breslau & Bonn. 20: 1-264c., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.11613
page(s): 186 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLadice Kinberg, 1866) Kinberg, J. G. H. 1865 [1866?]. Annulata Nova. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm 22(4): 239-258., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/253/mode/1up
page(s): 257 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerpsichore Kinberg, 1866) Kinberg, J. G. H. 1865 [1866?]. Annulata Nova. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm 22(4): 239-258., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/253/mode/1up
page(s): 257 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrosiphon Chamberlin, 1919) Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. The Annelida Polychaeta [Albatross Expeditions]. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 48: 1-514., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/memoirsofmuseumo4801harv
page(s): 384 [details]   

basis of record 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]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

additional source Kongsrud, J. A.; Bakken, T.; Oug, E. 2011. Deep-water species of the genus Ophelina (Annelida, Opheliidae) in the Nordic Seas, with the description of Ophelina brattegardi sp. nov. Italian Journal of Zoology 78(Supplement 1): 95-111 [details]   

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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmaria Grube, 1869) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane Rathke, 1843) 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]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane Rathke, 1843) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane Rathke, 1843) Marenzeller, E. von. 1892. Zoologische Ergebnisse der im Jahre 1889 auf Kosten der Bremer Geographischen Gesellschaft von Dr. Willy Kükenthal und Dr. Alfred Walter ausgeführten Expedition nach Ostspitzbergen. Polychaeten. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Tiere 6(3): 397-434., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/38749#page/407/mode/1up
page(s): 424 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane (Ophelina)) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis From Maciolek & Blake (2006):
"Body elongate, not divided into distinct regions; with deep ventral groove and two lateral grooves along entire length of body. Prostomium conical, sometimes with terminal palpode; eyes present or absent. Branchiae present or absent; if present, beginning on chaetiger 2, continuing to posterior end, sometimes absent from middle or far posterior chaetigers; branchiae single, cirriform. Segmental lateral eyes absent. Noto- and neuropodia with small fascicles of capillary chaetae; small ventral cirrus present. Pygidium with anal funnel sometimes bearing long unpaired cirrus and additional lateral cirri.[details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Ophelina Savigny is included in several English translations of Cuvier's "Le Règne Animal ...", notably the expanded version published by Whittaker, with Griffith as lead author. However, this appears to be a coincidental lapsus when the text should have been Ophelia Savigny. A new name was not intended. If so Ophelina appearing in the Griffith volume is not an available name for taxonomy, and the listing in 'Nomenclator Zoologicus' [http://www.ubio.org/NZ/PDF/Vol3/pg0430.pdf] of two apparent Ophelina authorships should not be interpreted as a case of homonymy. [details]
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Ophelina acuminata
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Ophelina acuminata
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