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Polychaeta taxon details

Amphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855)

157166  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157166)

accepted
Species
Neoamphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855) (combination not authenticated)
Terebella ornata Leidy, 1855 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Terebella ornata Leidy, 1855) Leidy, J. (1855). Contributions towards a knowledge of the marine Invertebrate fauna of the coasts of Rhode Island and New Jersey. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 3(2) no. 11: 135-152, pls. 10-11. (xii-1855)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36848120
page(s): 146, plate XI figs. 44-45 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Rhode Island  
type locality contained in Rhode Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Taxonomy Comment by Nogueira (2008:219): "No other species of Amphitrite, including Neoamphitrite, have any of these characters and...  
Taxonomy Comment by Nogueira (2008:219): "No other species of Amphitrite, including Neoamphitrite, have any of these characters and the diagnosis of the genus provided by other authors (e.g., Hutchings and Glasby 1988, among others) does not allow for such an arrangement of branchiae and so many pairs of notopodia. However, this species has always been referred to Amphitrite,and is kept there at present." [details]

Distribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian, including Cobscook Bay.  
Distribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian, including Cobscook Bay. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Amphitrite ornata (Leidy, 1855). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157166 on 2019-11-13
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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description  (of Terebella ornata Leidy, 1855) Leidy, J. (1855). Contributions towards a knowledge of the marine Invertebrate fauna of the coasts of Rhode Island and New Jersey. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 3(2) no. 11: 135-152, pls. 10-11. (xii-1855)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36848120
page(s): 146, plate XI figs. 44-45 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. <em>Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper.</em> 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Nogueira, João Miguel de Matos. (2008). Review of some terebelliform polychaetes (Polychaeta: Terebelliformia) at the Yale Peabody Museum. <em>Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History.</em> 49(2): 209-234., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3374/0079-032X-49.2.209
page(s): 219; note: redescription from modern Yale Peabody specimens, not types [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Nogueira, João Miguel de Matos. (2008). Review of some terebelliform polychaetes (Polychaeta: Terebelliformia) at the Yale Peabody Museum. <em>Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History.</em> 49(2): 209-234., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3374/0079-032X-49.2.209
page(s): 219 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Comment by Nogueira (2008:219): "No other species of Amphitrite, including Neoamphitrite, have any of these characters and the diagnosis of the genus provided by other authors (e.g., Hutchings and Glasby 1988, among others) does not allow for such an arrangement of branchiae and so many pairs of notopodia. However, this species has always been referred to Amphitrite,and is kept there at present." [details]

From other sources
Distribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian, including Cobscook Bay. [details]
 

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