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Polychaeta source details

Levinsen, G.M.R. (1884 (for year 1883)). Systematisk-geografisk Oversigt over de nordiske Annulata, Gephyrea, Chaetognathi og Balanoglossi. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra den naturhistoriske Forening i Kjöbenhavn. 45(1883): 92-350, plates II-III.
10.5962/bhl.title.16117 [view]
Levinsen, G.M.R.
1884 (for year 1883)
Systematisk-geografisk Oversigt over de nordiske Annulata, Gephyrea, Chaetognathi og Balanoglossi
Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra den naturhistoriske Forening i Kjöbenhavn
45(1883): 92-350, plates II-III
World Polychaeta Database (WPolyDb)
vol printed 1884 for year 1883, no article dates seen
Note that the BHL digitisation is a separate from the journal with two paginations running. The true paginations matching the journal are the set near the spine.
Ton van Haaren: On page 325 he ends his paper with Kopenhagen, in May 1884
North Atlantic
North Sea (and Channel)
Systematics, Taxonomy
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Aeolosomatidae Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Anobothrus Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Aonides fulgens Levinsen, 1884 accepted as Paraonis fulgens (Levinsen, 1884) (original description)
Apistobranchus Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Apistobranchus tullbergi (Théel, 1879) (additional source)
Arenicola claparedi Levinsen, 1884 accepted as Abarenicola claparedi (Levinsen, 1884) (original description)
Aricia tullbergi Théel, 1879 accepted as Apistobranchus tullbergi (Théel, 1879) (source of synonymy)
Chitinopoma Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Chitinopoma fabricii Levinsen, 1884 accepted as Chitinopoma serrula (Stimpson, 1853) (original description)
Clymene praetermissa (Malmgren, 1865) accepted as Praxillella praetermissa (Malmgren, 1865) (basis of record)
Ereutho Malmgren, 1866 accepted as Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (source of synonymy)
Ereutho smitti Malmgren, 1866 accepted as Polycirrus medusa Grube, 1850 (new combination reference)
Eriographidae Malmgren, 1866 accepted as Myxicolinae Rioja, 1923 (additional source)
Filibranchus Malm, 1874 accepted as Trichobranchus Malmgren, 1866 (source of synonymy)
Filibranchus roseus Malm, 1874 accepted as Trichobranchus roseus (Malm, 1874) (new combination reference)
Glyphanostomum Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Leucariste smitti (Malmgren, 1866) accepted as Polycirrus medusa Grube, 1850 (new combination reference)
Notaulax rectangulatus Levinsen, 1884 accepted as Notaulax rectangulata Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Sabella nudicollis Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Notaulax nudicollis (Krøyer, 1856) (new combination reference)
Samytha pallescens Théel, 1879 accepted as Glyphanostomum pallescens (Théel, 1879) (source of synonymy)
Spirorbis granulatus tridentatus Levinsen, 1884 accepted as Spirorbis (Spirorbis) tridentatus Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Spirorbis morchi Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Spirorbis spirillum ascendens Levinsen, 1884 (original description)
Trochochaeta Levinsen, 1884 (original description)

The family Aeolosomatidae was described as new in two occasions. It was originally described by Levinsen (1884: ... [details]

 Depth range

Type material captured in the water column, with a pelagic net. [details]


As a variety of Spirorbis granulatus. The text in full (Latin) is: "Warming captis carinæ late rotundatæ et in ... [details]


Original diagnosis by Levinsen (1884: 101): ''Gjæller ovale, tilspidsede, kortere end Legemets Bredde, begynde paa ... [details]


NE Atlantic: Kattegat. [details]


The specific epithet fulgens is a Latin adjective meaning 'shining' or 'glittering', and refers to the strong ... [details]


Not stated, but clearly for honoring the well-known biologist Otto Andreas Lowson Mörch (also seen as Mørch when ... [details]


Not stated but assumed (Pettibone, 1963:309) to be for the stellate or wheel-like appearance of the groups of ... [details]


The species was captured in the water column with a pelagic net during night in August 1883. The specimens were ... [details]


Spirorbis is masculine, therefore the epithet should be 'granulatus'. For example Levinsen (1884) correctly uses ... [details]


Levinsen (1884) used the spelling Mørchi. It is not to be transformed to 'moerchi' as this is not an umlaut, and ... [details]

 Type locality

Hellebaek, Denmark, Kattegat, NE Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate 56.069, 12.564), pelagic, captured during the night. [details]

 Type locality

stated as collected in Kattegat (sea area between Denmark and Sweden), gazetteer geolocation 56.9283, 11.4281. ... [details]