WoRMS taxon details

Boccardia basilaria Hartman, 1961

327240  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327240)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, Olga. (1961). Polychaetous annelids from California. <em>Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions.</em> 25: 1-226., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5214802
page(s): 95-96, plate 13 figs. 1-7 [details]   
Holotype  LACM AHF Poly 0636, geounit Southern California  
Holotype LACM AHF Poly 0636, geounit Southern California [details]
Note 8.7 miles, 275° T. from Santa Barbara Point...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality 8.7 miles, 275° T. from Santa Barbara Point Light, Southern California, USA, Pacific Ocean (34.4097°, -119.9°). [details]
Type material Holotype deposited in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, USA (LACM AHF Poly 0636). [details]
Depth range Shallow shelf depths, to about 75 m.  
Depth range Shallow shelf depths, to about 75 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Southern California continental shelf.  
Distribution Pacific Ocean: Southern California continental shelf. [details]

Etymology Not stated, unclear. The specific epithet basilaria seems to be a form of the Latin adjective basilaris, meaning 'basal' or...  
Etymology Not stated, unclear. The specific epithet basilaria seems to be a form of the Latin adjective basilaris, meaning 'basal' or 'located at or near the base', but from the original description it is not apparent to what it refers to. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Boccardia basilaria Hartman, 1961. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327240 on 2020-12-01
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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original description Hartman, Olga. (1961). Polychaetous annelids from California. <em>Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions.</em> 25: 1-226., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5214802
page(s): 95-96, plate 13 figs. 1-7 [details]   

additional source Blake, James A.; Woodwick, Keith H. (1971). A review of the genus <i>Boccardia</i> Carazzi (Polychaeta Spionidae) with description of two new species. <em>Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences.</em> 70(1): 31-42., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34304499
page(s): table I [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Blake, James A. (1986). A new species of <i>Boccardia</i> (Polychaeta: Spionidae) from the Galápagos Islands and a redescription of <i>Boccardia basilaria</i> Hartman from Southern California. <em>Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences.</em> 85(1): 16-21., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34161624
page(s): 18-20, fig. 2; note: redescription based on holotype and paratypes [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype LACM AHF Poly 0636, geounit Southern California [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Shallow shelf depths, to about 75 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Southern California continental shelf. [details]

Etymology Not stated, unclear. The specific epithet basilaria seems to be a form of the Latin adjective basilaris, meaning 'basal' or 'located at or near the base', but from the original description it is not apparent to what it refers to. [details]

Habitat In silts and black fine sands, at shallow shelf depths. [details]

Type locality 8.7 miles, 275° T. from Santa Barbara Point Light, Southern California, USA, Pacific Ocean (34.4097°, -119.9°). [details]

Type material Holotype deposited in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, USA (LACM AHF Poly 0636). [details]