WoRMS taxon details

Grania cinctura De Wit & Erséus, 2007

475679  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:475679)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
De Wit, P.; Erséus, C. (2007). Seven new species of Grania (Annelida: Clitellata: Enchytraeidae) from New Caledonia, South Pacific Ocean. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1426: 27-50., available online at https://gup-server.ub.gu.se/v1/asset_data/168087 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  SMNH 6559, geounit New Caledonia  
Holotype SMNH 6559, geounit New Caledonia [details]
Depth range Touho and Nouméa areas, New Caledonia, and Lifou, Loyalty Islands, lower intertidal to shallow subtidal (6 m), medium to...  
Depth range Touho and Nouméa areas, New Caledonia, and Lifou, Loyalty Islands, lower intertidal to shallow subtidal (6 m), medium to coarse sand. [details]

Etymology Named by the Latin cinctura, which is a form of Roman girdle. This refers to this species having a thick clitellum which...  
Etymology Named by the Latin cinctura, which is a form of Roman girdle. This refers to this species having a thick clitellum which obscures the male genitalia in many specimens.  [details]
WoRMS (2019). Grania cinctura De Wit & Erséus, 2007. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=475679 on 2019-06-19
Date
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2010-05-11 08:20:37Z
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2017-06-14 14:48:59Z
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original description De Wit, P.; Erséus, C. (2007). Seven new species of Grania (Annelida: Clitellata: Enchytraeidae) from New Caledonia, South Pacific Ocean. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1426: 27-50., available online at https://gup-server.ub.gu.se/v1/asset_data/168087 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype SMNH 6559, geounit New Caledonia [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Touho and Nouméa areas, New Caledonia, and Lifou, Loyalty Islands, lower intertidal to shallow subtidal (6 m), medium to coarse sand. [details]

Etymology Named by the Latin cinctura, which is a form of Roman girdle. This refers to this species having a thick clitellum which obscures the male genitalia in many specimens.  [details]