WoRMS taxon details

Polycirrus broomensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1979

330866  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330866)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, Gesa. (1979). Die Polychaeten der tropischen Nordwestküste Australiens (zwischen Derby im Norden und Port Hedland im Süden). Teil 2. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Küsten unter besonder Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. (Teil 2 und Teil 3). <em>Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut.</em> 76: 77-218.
page(s): 148-149, figs. 352-354 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  ZMH P-15532, geounit Broome  
Holotype ZMH P-15532, geounit Broome [details]
Note Broome, tidal flat near town, 500 m from an...  
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Type locality Broome, tidal flat near town, 500 m from an Avicennia mangrove, Western Australia, Australia, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -17.9741°, 122.2302°). [details]
Type material Type material deposited at the Zoologisches Museum Hamburg, Germany (holotype ZMH P-15532 and paratype ZMH P-15533). [details]
Depth range Intertidal.  
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour; Port Essington); Western Australia (Broome; Cape Lambert).  
Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour; Port Essington); Western Australia (Broome; Cape Lambert). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet broomensis refers to the type locality of the species, Broome (Western Australia, Australia).  
Etymology The specific epithet broomensis refers to the type locality of the species, Broome (Western Australia, Australia). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Polycirrus broomensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1979. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330866 on 2019-10-22
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original description Hartmann-Schröder, Gesa. (1979). Die Polychaeten der tropischen Nordwestküste Australiens (zwischen Derby im Norden und Port Hedland im Süden). Teil 2. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Küsten unter besonder Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. (Teil 2 und Teil 3). <em>Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut.</em> 76: 77-218.
page(s): 148-149, figs. 352-354 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source 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): 139 [details]   

additional source Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of <em>Polycirrus</em> Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]   

redescription Hutchings, Patricia A.; Glasby, Christopher J. (1986). The Polycirrinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 38(6): 319-350., available online at http://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.38.1986.185
page(s): 336, fig. 7a-c, table 1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype ZMH P-15532, geounit Broome [details]
Paratype ZMH P-15533, geounit Broome [details]
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Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour; Port Essington); Western Australia (Broome; Cape Lambert). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet broomensis refers to the type locality of the species, Broome (Western Australia, Australia). [details]

Habitat Intertidal mud and sand flats with ripple marks and plant debris. [details]

Type locality Broome, tidal flat near town, 500 m from an Avicennia mangrove, Western Australia, Australia, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate -17.9741°, 122.2302°). [details]

Type material Type material deposited at the Zoologisches Museum Hamburg, Germany (holotype ZMH P-15532 and paratype ZMH P-15533). [details]