WoRMS taxon details

Pista gwoyarrma Hutchings, 1997

330764  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330764)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, Patricia A. (1997). The Terebellidae (Polychaeta) of Northern Australia with a key to all the described species of the region. pages 133-161, 7 figures. IN: Hanley, J. R.; Caswell, G.; Megirian, D.; and Larson, H. K. Proceedings of the Sixth International Biological Workshop. The marine flora and fauna of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia. <em>Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory and the Australian Marine Sciences Association. Darwin.</em>
page(s): 155-157, fig. 7A-F [details]   
Holotype  NTM W9551, geounit Darwin Harbour  
Holotype NTM W9551, geounit Darwin Harbour [details]
Note Frances Bay, Darwin Harbour, Northern...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Frances Bay, Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia, Timor Sea (-12.4758°, 130.8214°). [details]
Depth range Subtidal.  
Depth range Subtidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour).  
Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour). [details]

Etymology "The specific name is the word for a feather used by the Larrakia people of Darwin Harbour, the type locality of this...  
Etymology "The specific name is the word for a feather used by the Larrakia people of Darwin Harbour, the type locality of this species, in reference to the structure of the plume-shaped branchiae" (Hutchings, 1997: 157). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Pista gwoyarrma Hutchings, 1997. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330764 on 2019-10-16
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Hutchings, Patricia A. (1997). The Terebellidae (Polychaeta) of Northern Australia with a key to all the described species of the region. pages 133-161, 7 figures. IN: Hanley, J. R.; Caswell, G.; Megirian, D.; and Larson, H. K. Proceedings of the Sixth International Biological Workshop. The marine flora and fauna of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia. <em>Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory and the Australian Marine Sciences Association. Darwin.</em>
page(s): 155-157, fig. 7A-F [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype NTM W9551, geounit Darwin Harbour [details]
Paratype NTM W9552, geounit Darwin Harbour [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Subtidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour). [details]

Etymology "The specific name is the word for a feather used by the Larrakia people of Darwin Harbour, the type locality of this species, in reference to the structure of the plume-shaped branchiae" (Hutchings, 1997: 157). [details]

Habitat Subtidal muddy sediments. [details]

Type locality Frances Bay, Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia, Timor Sea (-12.4758°, 130.8214°). [details]