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Polychaeta taxon details

Microspio Mesnil, 1896

129616  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129616)

accepted
Genus
Microspio mecznikowiana (Claparède, 1869) (type by subsequent designation)
Mesospio Gravier, 1911 (subjective synonym)
Spio (Microspio) Mesnil, 1896 (superseded rank downgrade to subgenus)
Species Microspio atlantica (Langerhans, 1880)
Species Microspio elegantula Blake, 1984
Species Microspio granulata Blake & Kudenov, 1978
Species Microspio hartmanae Blake, 1983
Species Microspio kussakini Chlebovitsch, 1959
Species Microspio maori Blake, 1984
Species Microspio mecznikowiana (Claparède, 1869)
Species Microspio microcera (Dorsey, 1977)
Species Microspio minuta (Hartmann-Schröder, 1962)
Species Microspio moorei (Gravier, 1911)
Species Microspio multidentata Zhou, Ji & Li, 2009
Species Microspio occipitalis Hartmann-Schröder, 1983
Species Microspio paradoxa Blake, 1983
Species Microspio pigmentata (Reish, 1959)
Species Microspio profunda Maciolek, 1990
Species Microspio rolasiana Augener, 1918
Species Microspio spinosa Blake, 1996
Species Microspio tetrabranchia Maciolek, 1990

Species Microspio gracilis (Hartmann-Schröder, 1962) (taxon inquirendum, incertae sedis, with chaetation not conforming with Microspio)

Species Microspio africana Rullier, 1964 accepted as Dispio africana (Rullier, 1964) (superseded original combination)
Species Microspio arctica Söderström, 1920 accepted as Spio limicola Verrill, 1879 (subjective synonym)
Species Microspio armata Thulin, 1957 accepted as Spio armata (Thulin, 1957) (superseded original combination)
Species Microspio mecznikowianus (Claparède, 1869) accepted as Microspio mecznikowiana (Claparède, 1869) (incorrect gender ending for adjectival name)
Species Microspio theeli Söderström, 1920 accepted as Spio theeli (Söderström, 1920) (superseded original combination)
  » Subspecies Microspio theeli kolaensis Zachs, 1925 accepted as Spio theeli kolaensis (Zachs, 1925) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mesnil, F. (1896). Études de morphologie externe chez les Annélides. I. Les Spionidiens des côtes de la Manche. <em>Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Belgique.</em> 29: 110-287, plates VII-XV., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10726590
page(s): 117, 119, 174-175 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta database. Microspio Mesnil, 1896. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129616 on 2021-10-19
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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 Mesnil, F. (1896). Études de morphologie externe chez les Annélides. I. Les Spionidiens des côtes de la Manche. <em>Bulletin Scientifique de la France et de la Belgique.</em> 29: 110-287, plates VII-XV., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10726590
page(s): 117, 119, 174-175 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Mesospio Gravier, 1911) Gravier, Charles. (1911). Expédition Antarctique Française du "Pourquoi-Pas", dirigée par le Dr. J.-B. Charcot (1908-1910). Espèces nouvelles d'annélides polychètes. <em>Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.</em> 17(5): 310-316., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34198359
page(s): 313 [details]   

taxonomy source Holmquist, Charlotte. (1967). Marenzelleria wireni Augener - a polychaete found in fresh waters of northern Alaska - with taxonomical considerations on some related spionid worms. <em>Zeitschrift für zoologische Systematik und Evolutionsforschung.</em> 5(3): 298-313., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0469.1967.tb00907.x
page(s): 309; note: discussion of Microspio usages in the literature to that date [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [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]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source 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)
note: checklist only [details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

subsequent type designation Söderström, Adolf. (1920). Studien über die Polychätenfamilie Spionidae. <em>[published thesis].</em> Uppsala University, printed Almquist and Wicksells, 286 pp.
page(s): 247-248 [details]   
From other sources
Remark Type species Spio mecznikowianus Claparede 1870 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]