WoRMS name details

Amphitrite gigantea (Montagu, 1819)

340326  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:340326)

 unaccepted (superseded recombination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Terebella gigantea Montagu, 1819) Montagu, George. (1819). Descriptions of five British species of the genus <i>Terebella</i>. <em>Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 12 (2): 340-344, pl. 11-13., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/758907
page(s): 341-342, plate XI [details]   
Taxonomy recombined from Terebella gigantea Montagu, but McIntosh (1922) complicated matters by adding Amphiro gigantea, an...  
Taxonomy recombined from Terebella gigantea Montagu, but McIntosh (1922) complicated matters by adding Amphiro gigantea, an unpublished name of Montagu, in the synonymy as a nomen nudum  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Amphitrite gigantea (Montagu, 1819). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=340326 on 2019-06-24
Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2016-03-13 22:43:24Z
changed

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original description  (of Terebella gigantea Montagu, 1819) Montagu, George. (1819). Descriptions of five British species of the genus <i>Terebella</i>. <em>Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 12 (2): 340-344, pl. 11-13., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/758907
page(s): 341-342, plate XI [details]   

new combination reference McIntosh, W.C. 1923. A monograph of the British marine annelids. Polychaeta, Sabellidae to Serpulidae. With additions to the British marine Polychaeta during the publication of the monograph. Ray Society of London, 4(2): 251-538.
page(s): 115; note: McIntosh recombined Terebella gigantea in Amphitrite [details]   
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy recombined from Terebella gigantea Montagu, but McIntosh (1922) complicated matters by adding Amphiro gigantea, an unpublished name of Montagu, in the synonymy as a nomen nudum  [details]