WoRMS name details

Goniada maorica Benham, 1932

240583  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:240583)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Benham, William Blaxland. (1932). Notes on Polychaeta: Two new species of the genus Goniada. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 9(54): 553-566., available online at https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00222933208673532 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note New Zealand East coast. Benham comments...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality New Zealand East coast. Benham comments (p.555) "This specimen was dredged by the ' Nora Niven' somewhere on the east coast, but whether off the North Island or the South is unfortunately unknown." [details]
Etymology Not stated. Evidently a reference to the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand. Such naive references in species...  
Etymology Not stated. Evidently a reference to the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand. Such naive references in species names to Maori are today generally regarded as unwelcome, and require consultation first. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Goniada maorica Benham, 1932. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=240583 on 2021-07-25
Date
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2007-05-27 18:47:40Z
created
2008-03-13 13:29:12Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2020-04-07 03:10:02Z
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original description Benham, William Blaxland. (1932). Notes on Polychaeta: Two new species of the genus Goniada. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 9(54): 553-566., available online at https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00222933208673532 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

source of synonymy Böggemann, M. (2005). Revision of the Goniadidae. <em>Abhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg.</em> (Neue Folgen) 39: 1-354 [Goecke & Evers]. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology Not stated. Evidently a reference to the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand. Such naive references in species names to Maori are today generally regarded as unwelcome, and require consultation first. [details]

Type locality New Zealand East coast. Benham comments (p.555) "This specimen was dredged by the ' Nora Niven' somewhere on the east coast, but whether off the North Island or the South is unfortunately unknown." [details]