WoRMS taxon details

Pista turawa Hutchings & Glasby, 1988

330790  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330790)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, P. A.; Glasby, Christopher J. (1988). The Amphitritinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 40: 1-60., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.40.1988.150
page(s): 46, Fig. 17b-e. [details]   
Holotype  AM W200682, geounit New South Wales  
Holotype AM W200682, geounit New South Wales [details]
Etymology The specific name turawa refers to the name of an Aboriginal tribe living on the coast just south of Sydney, the Turawal tribe.  
Etymology The specific name turawa refers to the name of an Aboriginal tribe living on the coast just south of Sydney, the Turawal tribe. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Pista turawa Hutchings & Glasby, 1988. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330790 on 2019-06-19
Date
action
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Hutchings, P. A.; Glasby, Christopher J. (1988). The Amphitritinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 40: 1-60., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.40.1988.150
page(s): 46, Fig. 17b-e. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W200682, geounit New South Wales [details]
Paratype AHF Poly 1475, geounit New South Wales [details]
Paratype AM W200683, geounit New South Wales [details]
Paratype BMNH ZB. 1986.93-95, geounit New South Wales [details]
Paratype USNM 99979, geounit New South Wales [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology The specific name turawa refers to the name of an Aboriginal tribe living on the coast just south of Sydney, the Turawal tribe. [details]

Habitat Occurs in deep water on the continental slope, living in dense colonies. A few of the tubes opened in the colony contained an ampharetid was present. It is very unusual to find these two families living in such close association. [details]