WoRMS taxon details

Leitoscoloplos olei Neal & Paterson in Neal et al., 2020

1439659  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1439659)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Neal, Lenka; Paterson, Gordon L.J.; Blockley, David; Scott, Ben; Sherlock, Emma; Huque, Cate; Glover, Adrian G. (2020). Biodiversity data and new species descriptions of polychaetes from offshore waters of the Falkland Islands, an area undergoing hydrocarbon exploration. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 938: 1-86., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.938.49349
page(s): 32-42, figs. 16-19, table 2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  NHMUK NHM.2018.21756, geounit Falkland...  
Holotype NHMUK NHM.2018.21756, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Note Sea Lion oil field, North Falklands Basin,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Sea Lion oil field, North Falklands Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (-49.2584, -59.1252). [details]
Depth range 423-464 m.  
Depth range 423-464 m. [details]

Distribution  South Atlantic Ocean: North Falklands Basin.  
Distribution  South Atlantic Ocean: North Falklands Basin. [details]

Etymology "Specific name olei is genitive case of oleum, which is Latin for oil, to acknowledge the discovery of this species during...  
Etymology "Specific name olei is genitive case of oleum, which is Latin for oil, to acknowledge the discovery of this species during the oil exploration activities" (Neal et al., 2020: 42). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Leitoscoloplos olei Neal & Paterson in Neal et al., 2020. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1439659 on 2021-04-17
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original description Neal, Lenka; Paterson, Gordon L.J.; Blockley, David; Scott, Ben; Sherlock, Emma; Huque, Cate; Glover, Adrian G. (2020). Biodiversity data and new species descriptions of polychaetes from offshore waters of the Falkland Islands, an area undergoing hydrocarbon exploration. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 938: 1-86., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.938.49349
page(s): 32-42, figs. 16-19, table 2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype NHMUK NHM.2018.21756, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHM.2018.24036, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHM.2018.24061, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHM.2018.24089, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHM.2018.24100, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHM.2018.24169, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHM.2018.24196, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHM.2018.24204, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Nontype NHMUK NHN.2018.24211, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Paratype NHMUK NHM.2018.14528-14531, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Paratype NHMUK NHM.2018.21716, geounit Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 423-464 m. [details]

Distribution  South Atlantic Ocean: North Falklands Basin. [details]

Etymology "Specific name olei is genitive case of oleum, which is Latin for oil, to acknowledge the discovery of this species during the oil exploration activities" (Neal et al., 2020: 42). [details]

Habitat Type of sediment not stated, in oil field at depths of ca. 450 m. [details]

Type locality Sea Lion oil field, North Falklands Basin, South Atlantic Ocean (-49.2584, -59.1252). [details]