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Polychaeta taxon details

Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835

922  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:922)

accepted
Family
Telethusae Savigny, 1822 (unavailable as not formulated from an existing genus name)
Genus Abarenicola Wells, 1959
  » Species Abarenicola affinis (Ashworth, 1903)
    » Subspecies Abarenicola affinis africana Wells, 1963
    » Subspecies Abarenicola affinis chilensis Wells, 1963
    » Subspecies Abarenicola affinis clarki Wells, 1963
    » Subspecies Abarenicola affinis affinis (Ashworth, 1902) represented as Abarenicola affinis (Ashworth, 1903) (nominal subspecies)
  » Species Abarenicola assimilis (Ehlers, 1897)
    » Subspecies Abarenicola assimilis insularum Wells, 1963
    » Subspecies Abarenicola assimilis assimilis (Ehlers, 1897) accepted as Abarenicola assimilis (Ehlers, 1897) (species rank only, disused at subspecies rank)
    » Subspecies Abarenicola assimilis brevior Wells, 1963 accepted as Abarenicola brevior Wells, 1963 (raised to species rank)
    » Subspecies Abarenicola assimilis devia Wells, 1963 accepted as Abarenicola devia Wells, 1963 (raised to species rank)
    » Subspecies Abarenicola assimilis haswelli Wells, 1963 accepted as Abarenicola haswelli Wells, 1963 (raised to species rank)
  » Species Abarenicola brevior Wells, 1963
  » Species Abarenicola claparedi (Levinsen, 1884)
  » Species Abarenicola devia Wells, 1963
  » Species Abarenicola gilchristi Wells, 1963
  » Species Abarenicola haswelli Wells, 1963
  » Species Abarenicola insularum Wells, 1963
  » Species Abarenicola pacifica Healy & Wells, 1959
  » Species Abarenicola pusilla (Quatrefages, 1866)
  » Species Abarenicola claparedei (Levinsen, 1884) accepted as Abarenicola claparedi (Levinsen, 1884) (misspelling in Bellan (2001))
  » Species Abarenicola claparedii [auctt.] accepted as Abarenicola claparedi (Levinsen, 1884) (incorrect subsequent spelling)
  » Species Abarenicola vagabunda Healy & Wells, 1959 accepted as Abarenicola claparedi vagabunda Healy & Wells, 1959 (superseded original combination)
Genus Archarenicola Horwood, 1912 †
Genus Arenicola Lamarck, 1801
  » Subgenus Arenicola (Pteroscolex)
    » Species Arenicola (Pteroscolex) antillensis Lütken, 1864 accepted as Arenicola cristata Stimpson, 1856 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola brasiliensis Nonato, 1958
  » Species Arenicola cristata Stimpson, 1856
    » Subspecies Arenicola cristata brasiliensis Nonato, 1958 accepted as Arenicola brasiliensis Nonato, 1958 (superseded original combination)
  » Species Arenicola defodiens Cadman & Nelson-Smith, 1993
  » Species Arenicola glasselli Berkeley & Berkeley, 1939
  » Species Arenicola loveni Kinberg, 1866
  » Species Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Arenicola abildgaardti Castelnau, 1842 accepted as Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola assimilis Ehlers, 1897 accepted as Abarenicola assimilis (Ehlers, 1897) (superseded original combination)
    » Subspecies Arenicola assimilis affinis Ashworth, 1902 accepted as Abarenicola affinis (Ashworth, 1903) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Arenicola bobretzkii Czerniavsky, 1881 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola boeckii Rathke, 1843 accepted as Arenicolides ecaudata (Johnston, 1835) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola bombayensis Kewalramani, Wagh & Ranade, 1960 accepted as Arenicola cristata Stimpson, 1856
  » Species Arenicola branchialis Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Arenicola bucci Hanna, 1898 accepted as Arenicolides ecaudatus (Mesnil, 1897) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola carbonaria Leach, 1816 accepted as Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola caroledna Wells, 1961 accepted as Arenicola brasiliensis Nonato, 1958 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola claparedi Levinsen, 1884 accepted as Abarenicola claparedi (Levinsen, 1884) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Arenicola clavata Ranzani, 1817 accepted as Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola cyanea Czerniavsky, 1881 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola dioscurica Czerniavsky, 1881 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833)
  » Species Arenicola dorvilliana Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola ecaudata Johnston, 1835 accepted as Arenicolides ecaudata (Johnston, 1835) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Arenicola glacialis Murdoch, 1885 accepted as Arenicola marina glacialis Murdich, 1885 (superseded original combination)
    » Subspecies Arenicola glacialis peruana Hartmann-Schröder, 1960 accepted as Arenicola brasiliensis Nonato, 1958 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola grubii Claparède, 1868 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola montagui Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola natalis Girard, 1856 accepted as Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola nodosa Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Arenicola piscatorum Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758) (objective synonym, unnecessary replacement name)
  » Species Arenicola pusilla Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Abarenicola pusilla (Quatrefages, 1866) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Arenicola tinctoria Leach, 1816 accepted as Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Genus Arenicolides Mesnil, 1898
  » Species Arenicolides branchialis (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833)
  » Species Arenicolides ecaudata (Johnston, 1835)
  » Species Arenicolides grubii Claparède, 1868
  » Species Arenicolides ecaudatus (Mesnil, 1897) accepted as Arenicolides ecaudata (Johnston, 1835) (superseded subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
Genus Branchiomaldane Langerhans, 1881

Genus Chorizobranchus Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Arenicola Lamarck, 1801 (subjective synonym)
Genus Clymenides Claparède, 1863 accepted as Arenicola Lamarck, 1801 (subjective synonym)
Genus Protocapitella Berkeley & Berkeley, 1932 accepted as Branchiomaldane Langerhans, 1881 (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Johnston, George. (1835). Illustrations in British Zoology (45 Lernaea uncinata, 46 Arenicola ecaudata). <em>Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology.</em> 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 
Etymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the...  
Etymology 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.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=922 on 2020-12-02
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original description Johnston, George. (1835). Illustrations in British Zoology (45 Lernaea uncinata, 46 Arenicola ecaudata). <em>Magazine of natural history and journal of zoology, botany, mineralogy, geology and meteorology.</em> 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 

original description  (of Telethusae Savigny, 1822) Savigny, Jules-César. (1822). Système des annélides, principalement de celles des côtes de l'Égypte et de la Syrie, offrant les caractères tant distinctifs que naturels des Ordres, Familles et Genres, avec la Description des Espèces. <em>Description de l'Égypte ou Recueil des Observations et des Recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'Expédition de l'Armée Française, publié par les Ordres de sa Majesté l'Empereur Napoléon le Grand, Histoire Naturelle, Paris.</em> 1(3):1–128., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41329897
page(s): 70, 95; note: unexplained & not formulated from a genus name [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): 58.1 [details]   

taxonomy source Darbyshire, Teresa. (2018). Arenicolidae Johnston, 1835. <em>[book, online].</em> 23 pp. In.Handbook of Zoology [Annelida], de Gruyter., available online at https://www.degruyter.com/view/Zoology/bp_029147-6_72
note: Taxonomic status and biology review [details]   

additional source Wells, G. P. (1980). The species problem in lugworms and other Polychaeta. <i>In</i> 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] 

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. <em>Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series.</em> 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology Johnston (1835) "... the name derived from arena, sand, and colo, to dwell in, and very expressive of the habits of the species" [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch wadpieren  [details]
English lugworms  [details]
Japanese タマシキゴカイ科  [details]