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Polychaeta name details

Oniscosoma Sars, 1851

325944  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325944)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus

Species Oniscosoma arcticum Sars, 1851 accepted as Spinther arcticus (M. Sars, 1851) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sars M. (1851). Beretning om i Sommeren 1849 Fortagen Zoologisk Reise i Lofoten og Finmarken. <em>Nyt Magazin Naturvidenskaberne.</em> 6(2):121–211., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8152707
page(s): 210 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta database. Oniscosoma Sars, 1851. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325944 on 2021-12-01
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2008-03-14 12:50:56Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-05-18 04:15:32Z
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original description Sars M. (1851). Beretning om i Sommeren 1849 Fortagen Zoologisk Reise i Lofoten og Finmarken. <em>Nyt Magazin Naturvidenskaberne.</em> 6(2):121–211., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8152707
page(s): 210 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy Sars, M. (1862). Uddrag af en Afhandling, ledsaget af detaillerede Afbildninger over f lgende norske Annelider. Forhandlinger fra Videnskabs-Selskabet i Christiania, 1861: 50-67 [includes 'Om Annelideslaegten Nerine ...p59]
page(s): 52 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Synonymy Sars (1862) placed his genus Oniscosoma as a synonym of Spinther. He also stated that Cryptonota Stimpson was the same as his Oniscosoma. This early synonymising of the two other genera in Spintheridae may have been previously overlooked. Rouse & Pleijel (2001:180) helpfully further discuss & summarise the nomenclatural history [details]