WoRMS taxon details

Proceraea nigropunctata Nygren & Gidholm, 2001

331155  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331155)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Nygren, Arne and Gidholm, Lennart 2001. Three new species of <i>Proceraea</i> (Polychaeta:Syllidae:Autolytinae) from Brazil and the United States, with a synopsis of all <i>Proceraea</i>-like taxa. <i>Ophelia</i>, 54(3): 177-191.
page(s): 181-184, figs. 1, 2A-C, 3A-C, 4 [details]   
Holotype  LACM POLY 1962, geounit Santa Catalina Island  
Holotype LACM POLY 1962, geounit Santa Catalina Island [details]
Note North Pacific, USA, California, Channel...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality North Pacific, USA, California, Channel Islands, Santa Catalina Island, in the vicinity of Wrigley Marine Sciene Center. [details]
Depth range 0.5-18 m.  
Depth range 0.5-18 m. [details]

Distribution North East Pacific, California to Washington.   
Distribution North East Pacific, California to Washington.  [details]

Etymology Named for its characteristic colour pattern.  
Etymology Named for its characteristic colour pattern. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Proceraea nigropunctata Nygren & Gidholm, 2001. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331155 on 2019-03-26
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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original description Nygren, Arne and Gidholm, Lennart 2001. Three new species of <i>Proceraea</i> (Polychaeta:Syllidae:Autolytinae) from Brazil and the United States, with a synopsis of all <i>Proceraea</i>-like taxa. <i>Ophelia</i>, 54(3): 177-191.
page(s): 181-184, figs. 1, 2A-C, 3A-C, 4 [details]   

additional source Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 62-64, fig. 20A-H [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype LACM POLY 1962, geounit Santa Catalina Island [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 0.5-18 m. [details]

Diagnosis Porceraea with seven dark brown dorsal spots arranged in two transverse rows across each segment, two weaker spots in the parapodial lobes, and a midventral logitudinal brown band.  [details]

Distribution North East Pacific, California to Washington.  [details]

Etymology Named for its characteristic colour pattern. [details]

Habitat Among algae, sponges, and hydroids on stones and shells. [details]

Reproduction By anterior scissiparity. [details]

Type locality North Pacific, USA, California, Channel Islands, Santa Catalina Island, in the vicinity of Wrigley Marine Sciene Center. [details]