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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina acuminata Örsted, 1843

130500

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130500

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Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia acuminata [auctt.] (lapsus for Ophelina acuminata)
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): 46 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  , locality Denmark (Atlantic Ocean)  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype , locality Denmark (Atlantic Ocean) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Øresund Strait, between Landskrone (Sweden)...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Øresund Strait, between Landskrone (Sweden) and Hveen (= Ven) Island (Sweden), NE Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 55.888°, 12.765°), in a rocky bottom. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Subtidal.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Subtidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet acuminata (masculine: acuminatus) is a Latin adjective menaing 'poined', 'sharpened or 'tapering', and refers presumably to the shape of the body, described as having the width regularly decreasing towards the end on each extremity: ''utramque corporis extremitatem versus regulariler decrescentibus'' (Örsted, 1843: 46). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Øresund Strait, between Landskrone (Sweden)...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Øresund Strait, between Landskrone (Sweden) and Hveen (= Ven) Island (Sweden), NE Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 55.888°, 12.765°), in a rocky bottom. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region),...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of Middle St. Lawrence estuary, Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), and the Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait); Cobscook Bay [details]
Bellan, G. (2008). Ophelina acuminata Örsted, 1843. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130500 on 2017-11-20

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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): 46 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster 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 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane fimbriata Verrill, 1873) Verrill, A.E. (1873). XVIII. Report upon the invertebrate animals of Vineyard Sound and the adjacent waters, with an account of the physical characters of the region. Report on the condition of the sea fisheries of the south coast of New England [later becomes Reports of the United States Commissioner of Fisheries]. 1: 295-778 pls. 1-38., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12087501 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane ingebrigtsenii Kükenthal, 1887) Kükenthal, W. (1887). Die Opheliaceen der Expedition der Vettore Pisani. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 21: 361-373., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35132#page/371/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane gracile McIntosh, 1885) McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426 [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 Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Støp-Bowitz, Carl 1945. Les opheliens Norvegiens. Meddelelser fra det Zoologiske Museum, Oslo, 52: 21-61. [details]   

additional source 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 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] 

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [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]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

redescription Blake, J.A. 2000. Family Opheliidae Malmgren, 1867. pages 145-168. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul Valentich. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 7 - The Annelida Part 4. Polychaeta: Fabelligeridae to Sternaspidae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   

redescription Jirkov, I.A. (2001). [Polychaeta of the Arctic Ocean] (In Russian) Polikhety severnogo Ledovitogo Okeana. Yanus-K Press, Moscow, 632 pp., available online at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/259865957_Jirkov_2001_Polychaeta_of_the_North_Polar_Basin [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster Rathke, 1843) Hartman, O. (1942). A review of the types of polychaetous annelids at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University. Bulletin of the Bingham Oceanographic Collection, Yale University. 8(1): 1-98. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster Rathke, 1843) Imajima, Minoru & Hartman, Olga. (1964). The polychaetous annelids of Japan. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 26(1-2): 1-452 [issued in 2 parts]., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/18946 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster Rathke, 1843) Malmgren, A.J. (1867). Annulata Polychaeta Spetsbergiæ, Grœnlandiæ, Islandiæ et Scandinaviæ. Hactenus Cognita. Ex Officina Frenckelliana, Helsingforslæ. 127 pp. & XIV plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13358 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster Rathke, 1843) Støp-Bowitz, Carl 1945. Les opheliens Norvegiens. Meddelelser fra det Zoologiske Museum, Oslo, 52: 21-61. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane fimbriata Verrill, 1873) Hartman, O. (1942). A review of the types of polychaetous annelids at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University. Bulletin of the Bingham Oceanographic Collection, Yale University. 8(1): 1-98. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia acuminata [auctt.]) Dauvin, J.-C.; Dewarumez, J.-M.; Gentil, F. (2003). Liste actualisée des espèces d’Annélides Polychètes présentes en Manche [An up to date list of polychaetous annelids from the English Channel]. Cah. Biol. Mar. 44(1): 67-95 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia acuminata [auctt.]) Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster Rathke, 1843) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster Rathke, 1843) Dauvin, J.-C.; Dewarumez, J.-M.; Gentil, F. (2003). Liste actualisée des espèces d’Annélides Polychètes présentes en Manche [An up to date list of polychaetous annelids from the English Channel]. Cah. Biol. Mar. 44(1): 67-95 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane aulogaster Rathke, 1843) Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane gracile McIntosh, 1885) Imajima, Minoru & Hartman, Olga. (1964). The polychaetous annelids of Japan. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 26(1-2): 1-452 [issued in 2 parts]., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/18946 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane ingebrigtsenii Kükenthal, 1887) Støp-Bowitz, Carl 1945. Les opheliens Norvegiens. Meddelelser fra det Zoologiske Museum, Oslo, 52: 21-61. [details]   

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

context source (HKRMS) BU. (2013). Provision of services for field sampling, species identification and data analysis of benthic faunal communities of Hong Kong marin waters. Final report submitted to EPD. [details]   
 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype , locality Denmark (Atlantic Ocean) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Subtidal. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet acuminata (masculine: acuminatus) is a Latin adjective menaing 'poined', 'sharpened or 'tapering', and refers presumably to the shape of the body, described as having the width regularly decreasing towards the end on each extremity: ''utramque corporis extremitatem versus regulariler decrescentibus'' (Örsted, 1843: 46). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Subtidal rocky bottom. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Øresund Strait, between Landskrone (Sweden) and Hveen (= Ven) Island (Sweden), NE Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 55.888°, 12.765°), in a rocky bottom. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of Middle St. Lawrence estuary, Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), and the Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait); Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

Feeding Type
deposit feeder [details]
deposit feeder: subsurface [details]