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Vanadis Claparède, 1870

129150  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129150)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Claparède, Édouard. (1870). Les Annélides Chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Supplément. <em>Mémoires de la Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève.</em> 20(2): 365-542 [separate pagination at page top, continuous pagination at bottom]., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2094031
page(s): 480 [details]   
Note Type species V. formosa Claparede, 1870 in...  
Type species Type species V. formosa Claparede, 1870 in Fauchald, 1977 <246>. [details]
Etymology The generic name Vanadis is one of the numerous names of Freyja (meaning ''(the) Lady'' in Old Norse), a goddess associated...  
Etymology The generic name Vanadis is one of the numerous names of Freyja (meaning ''(the) Lady'' in Old Norse), a goddess associated with love, sex, beauty, fertility, gold, war, death and sorcery in the Norse mythology: ''L'un des noms de Freia, la Vénus scandinave'' (Claparède, 1870: 480, footnote). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Vanadis Claparède, 1870. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: https://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129150 on 2021-12-05
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Vanadis Claparède, 1870. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129150 on 2021-12-05
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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 Claparède, Édouard. (1870). Les Annélides Chétopodes du Golfe de Naples. Supplément. <em>Mémoires de la Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève.</em> 20(2): 365-542 [separate pagination at page top, continuous pagination at bottom]., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2094031
page(s): 480 [details]   

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]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Original diagnosis by Claparède (1870: 480): ''Le genre Vanadis est caractérisé par l'existence d'un appendice cirriforme [...] à l'extrémité des pieds, et par l'absence de denticules durs à la trompe.''  [details]

Etymology The generic name Vanadis is one of the numerous names of Freyja (meaning ''(the) Lady'' in Old Norse), a goddess associated with love, sex, beauty, fertility, gold, war, death and sorcery in the Norse mythology: ''L'un des noms de Freia, la Vénus scandinave'' (Claparède, 1870: 480, footnote). [details]

From other sources
Type species Type species V. formosa Claparede, 1870 in Fauchald, 1977 <246>. [details]
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