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Polychaeta taxon details

Boccardiella Blake & Kudenov, 1978

129610  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129610)

accepted
Genus
Polydora hamata Webster, 1879 accepted as Boccardiella hamata (Webster, 1879) (type by original designation)
Polydora (Boccardiella) (Blake & Kudenov, 1978)· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blake, James A.; Kudenov, Jerry D. (1978). The Spionidae (Polychaeta) from Southeastern Australia and adjacent areas with a revision of the genera. <em>Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria.</em> 39: 171-280., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39441579
page(s): 264-265, table 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Etymology The name Boccardiella is composed by the name of the genus Boccardia Carazzi, 1893, followed by the Latin suffix -ella,...  
Etymology The name Boccardiella is composed by the name of the genus Boccardia Carazzi, 1893, followed by the Latin suffix -ella, feminine of -ellus, and added to a noun in order to form a diminuitive of that noun.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Boccardiella Blake & Kudenov, 1978. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129610 on 2019-06-20
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2016-03-28 15:04:56Z
changed

original description Blake, James A.; Kudenov, Jerry D. (1978). The Spionidae (Polychaeta) from Southeastern Australia and adjacent areas with a revision of the genera. <em>Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria.</em> 39: 171-280., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39441579
page(s): 264-265, table 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record 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[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]   

additional source Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. <em>Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8.</em> vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Original diagnosis by Blake & Kudenov (1978: 264): "Prostomium anteriorly entire or incised, extending posteriorly as caruncle. Setiger 1 with or without notosetae. Setiger 5 strongly modified with only 1 type of major spine in a single row, with smaller companion setae; capillary notosetae present. Bidentate hooded hooks from setiger 7, main fang and shaft forming oblique angle with reduced (acute) angle between main fang and secondary tooth; main fang and secondary tooth more or less subequal without constriction on shaft; posterior notopodial spines or 'boat hooks' present or absent. Branchiae from setiger 2, present or absent on setiger 5, continuing for variable number of segments. Pygidium disc-like or reduced to small lobes or lappets, with or without small cirri or papillae.[details]

Etymology The name Boccardiella is composed by the name of the genus Boccardia Carazzi, 1893, followed by the Latin suffix -ella, feminine of -ellus, and added to a noun in order to form a diminuitive of that noun.  [details]