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Polychaeta taxon details

Trochochaeta Levinsen, 1884

129719  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129719)

accepted
Genus
Disoma Örsted, 1844 (junior homonym, replaced by Trochochaeta Levinsen)
Disomides Chamberlin, 1919 (unnecessary replacement name)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Levinsen, G.M.R. (1884 (for year 1883)). Systematisk-geografisk Oversigt over de nordiske Annulata, Gephyrea, Chaetognathi og Balanoglossi. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra den naturhistoriske Forening i Kjöbenhavn.</em> 45(1883): 92-350, plates II-III., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16065206
page(s): 129; note: for T. sarsi, a posterior fragment he assigned to Amphinomidae [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Etymology Not stated but assumed (Pettibone, 1963:309) to be for the stellate or wheel-like appearance of the groups of posterior...  
Etymology Not stated but assumed (Pettibone, 1963:309) to be for the stellate or wheel-like appearance of the groups of posterior notochaeta when extended. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta database. Trochochaeta Levinsen, 1884. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129719 on 2021-05-17
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-10-27 21:18:11Z
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original description Levinsen, G.M.R. (1884 (for year 1883)). Systematisk-geografisk Oversigt over de nordiske Annulata, Gephyrea, Chaetognathi og Balanoglossi. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra den naturhistoriske Forening i Kjöbenhavn.</em> 45(1883): 92-350, plates II-III., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16065206
page(s): 129; note: for T. sarsi, a posterior fragment he assigned to Amphinomidae [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Disoma Örsted, 1844) Örsted, Anders Sandoe. (1844). Zur Classification der Annulaten, mit Beschreibung einiger neuer oder unzulänglich bekannter Gattungen und Arten. <em>Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin.</em> 10(1): 99-112, plates II-III., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13704002
page(s): 107 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Thaumastoma Webster & Benedict, 1884) Webster, H. E.: Benedict, J. E. (1884). The Annelida Chaetopoda from Provincetown and Wellfleet, Massachusetts. <em>Annual Report of the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, Washington.</em> 1881: 699-747., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11203280
page(s): 737 [details]   

original description  (of Disomides Chamberlin, 1919) Chamberlin, Ralph V. (1919). The Annelida Polychaeta [Albatross Expeditions]. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College.</em> 48: 1-514., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/memoirsofmuseumo4801harv
page(s): 370 [details]   

taxonomy source Pettibone, Marian H. (1963). Marine polychaete worms of the New England region. I. Aphroditidae through Trochochaetidae. <i>Bulletin of the United States National Museum</i>. 227(1): 1-356., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7870746
page(s): 309 [details]   

taxonomy source Pettibone, Marian H. (1976). Contribution to the polychaete family Trochochaetidae Pettibone. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 230: 1-21., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.230 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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[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] 

identification resource Bochert, Ralf; Zettler, Michael L. 2013. A record of the genus Trochochaeta (Polychaeta) in the southern hemisphere with description of a new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 93(04): 967-972  [details]   

identification resource Radashevsky, Vasily I.; Rizzo, Alexandra E.; Peixoto, Antonio J. M. (2018). First record of Trochochaeta japonica (Annelida: Spionidae) in Brazil with identification key to species of the genus. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4462(4): 566–578., available online at https://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4462.4.8
page(s): 575; note: includes key to species and commentary on taxonomy [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Etymology Not stated but assumed (Pettibone, 1963:309) to be for the stellate or wheel-like appearance of the groups of posterior notochaeta when extended. [details]

Grammatical gender Pettibone (1963, 1976) does not state the genus gender as she usually did. It is feminine (chaeta is transliterated from a Greek feminine noun) [details]