WoRMS name details

Aricidea assimilis Tebble, 1959

130552  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130552)

alternate representation (subgenus usage)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Tebble, Norman. (1959). On a collection of polychaetes from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. <em>The Bulletin of the Research Council of Israel. Section B: Zoology.</em> B8(1): 9-30.
page(s): 25-27, fig. 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  NHMUK 1955.10.12.229, geounit Gaza  
Holotype NHMUK 1955.10.12.229, geounit Gaza [details]
Note Off Gaza, Gaza Strip, Palestine, Eastern...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Off Gaza, Gaza Strip, Palestine, Eastern Mediterranean (gazetteer estimate 31.431°, 34.126°). [details]
Depth range 40-135 m.  
Depth range 40-135 m. [details]

Distribution Eastern Mediterranean Sea (Gaza Strip, Palestine; Israel).  
Distribution Eastern Mediterranean Sea (Gaza Strip, Palestine; Israel). [details]

Etymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet assimilis is a Latin adjective meaning 'similar' or 'like',...  
Etymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet assimilis is a Latin adjective meaning 'similar' or 'like', and seems to refer to the superficial similarity of the species with Aricidea antennata Annenkova, 1934 according to Tebble (1959: 27), based mainy on the presence of a long antenna. [details]

Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed  
Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Aricidea assimilis Tebble, 1959. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130552 on 2019-12-13
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Tebble, Norman. (1959). On a collection of polychaetes from the Mediterranean coast of Israel. <em>The Bulletin of the Research Council of Israel. Section B: Zoology.</em> B8(1): 9-30.
page(s): 25-27, fig. 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy Day, John Hemsworth. (1961). The Polychaet [sic] Fauna of South Africa. Part 6. Sedentary species dredged off Cape coasts with a few new records from the shore. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 44(299): 463-560., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1961.tb01623.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK 1955.10.12.229, geounit Gaza [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 40-135 m. [details]

Distribution Eastern Mediterranean Sea (Gaza Strip, Palestine; Israel). [details]

Etymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet assimilis is a Latin adjective meaning 'similar' or 'like', and seems to refer to the superficial similarity of the species with Aricidea antennata Annenkova, 1934 according to Tebble (1959: 27), based mainy on the presence of a long antenna. [details]

Habitat Type of sediment not stated in the original description, at shelf depths. [details]

Type locality Off Gaza, Gaza Strip, Palestine, Eastern Mediterranean (gazetteer estimate 31.431°, 34.126°). [details]

From other sources
Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed [details]