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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArenicolidae Johnston, 1835

922

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:922

accepted
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Johnston, George. (1835). Illustrations in British Zoology (45 Lernaea uncinata, 46 Arenicola ecaudata). Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology. 8:565-569, figs. 53-54. (x-1835)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335569
page(s): 566; note: Introduced in text flow as "The worms which constitute the little family named Arenicolidae ..."  [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the species" [details]
Read, G. (2010). Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=922 on 2017-11-17

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
db_admin
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2010-03-03 00:50:30Z
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original description Johnston, George. (1835). Illustrations in British Zoology (45 Lernaea uncinata, 46 Arenicola ecaudata). Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology. 8:565-569, figs. 53-54. (x-1835)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335569
page(s): 566; note: Introduced in text flow as "The worms which constitute the little family named Arenicolidae ..."  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

taxonomy source Gathof, Jerry M. (1984). Family Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. In: Uebelacker, J.M.; Johnson, P.G. (eds). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the northern Gulf of Mexico. Volume 7. Chapter Pagination: 58.1-58.2, Barry A. Vittor & Associates, Inc., Mobile, Alabama.
page(s): 58 [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]   

additional source Wells, G. P. (1980). The species problem in lugworms and other Polychaeta. In Gunawardana, T.T.P., Prematilleka, L. & Silva, R. (Eds). P.E.P. Deraniyagala commemoration volume. Lake House Investments Ltd, Colombo. 392pp. Chapter Pagination: 355-366. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the species" [details]
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwadpieren  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorlugworms  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorタマシキゴカイ  [details]