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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicteis japonica McIntosh, 1885

338629  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338629)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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
page(s): 431; note: Amphicteis japonica was originally a full species, and was NOT originally described as a subspecies of A. gunneri [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Japan  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Japan [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Re-validated as a full species (as originally...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Re-validated as a full species (as originally described) by Schiaparelli & Jirkov (2016: 539) [details]
Read, G. (2016). Amphicteis japonica McIntosh, 1885. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338629 on 2017-12-14

Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2016-12-18 03:55:25Z
changed

original description 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
page(s): 431; note: Amphicteis japonica was originally a full species, and was NOT originally described as a subspecies of A. gunneri [details]   

source of synonymy 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
page(s): 331; note: authors placed Amphicteis japonica as a synonym of A. gunneri and did not make a subspecies of it) [details]   

status source Schiaparelli, S.; Jirkov, I. A. (2016). A reassessment of the genus Amphicteis Grube, 1850 (Polychaeta: Ampharetidae) with the description of Amphicteis teresae sp. nov. from Terra Nova Bay (Ross Sea, Antarctica). Italian Journal of Zoology. 83(4): 531-542., available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/11250003.2016.1259359
page(s): 539; note: validate as returned to original distinct species rank [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicteis gunneri japonica McIntosh, 1885) Schiaparelli, S.; Jirkov, I. A. (2016). A reassessment of the genus Amphicteis Grube, 1850 (Polychaeta: Ampharetidae) with the description of Amphicteis teresae sp. nov. from Terra Nova Bay (Ross Sea, Antarctica). Italian Journal of Zoology. 83(4): 531-542., available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/11250003.2016.1259359
page(s): 539; note: Amphicteis japonica again regarded as valid species [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Natural History Museum, London (NHM): Collections Management Database System.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Re-validated as a full species (as originally described) by Schiaparelli & Jirkov (2016: 539) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecimen The Natural History Museum, London [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Japan [details]