WoRMS taxon details

Neoamphitrite hydrothermalis Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2012

598809  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:598809)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Reuscher, Michael; Fiege, Dieter; Wehe, Thomas. 2012. Terebellomorph polychaetes from hydrothermal vents and cold seeps with the description of two new species of Terebellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) representing the first records of the family from deep-sea vents. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 92(05): 997-1012, available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315411000658
page(s): 1002-1003, fig. 5A-C [details]   
Holotype  SMF 17871, geounit Papua  
Holotype SMF 17871, geounit Papua [details]
Note Edison Seamount, Lihir Basin, Bismarck...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Edison Seamount, Lihir Basin, Bismarck Archipelago, Pacific Ocean (-3.3143°, 152.5819°). [details]
Depth range 1474 m.  
Depth range 1474 m. [details]

Distribution West Pacific Ocean: Lihir Basin (Bismarck Archipelago).  
Distribution West Pacific Ocean: Lihir Basin (Bismarck Archipelago). [details]

Etymology named after the hydrothermal vent habitat  
Etymology named after the hydrothermal vent habitat [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Neoamphitrite hydrothermalis Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2012. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=598809 on 2020-04-09
Date
action
by
2012-05-29 10:36:09Z
created
2012-07-17 05:17:08Z
changed
2017-11-09 16:07:56Z
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original description Reuscher, Michael; Fiege, Dieter; Wehe, Thomas. 2012. Terebellomorph polychaetes from hydrothermal vents and cold seeps with the description of two new species of Terebellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) representing the first records of the family from deep-sea vents. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 92(05): 997-1012, available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315411000658
page(s): 1002-1003, fig. 5A-C [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype SMF 17871, geounit Papua [details]
Paratype SMF 17870, geounit Papua [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 1474 m. [details]

Diagnosis Original diagnosis by Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe (2012: 1002): "3 pairs of dichotomous branchiae with pronounced stems in segments II – IV, gradually increasing in size. Lateral lobes present in segments II – IV, gradually decreasing in size. Nephridial papillae in segment III. 15 pairs of notopodia. Notochaetae capillaries with hirsute tips. Uncini avicular, arranged in double rows in last 8 thoracic segments and at least first 3 abdominal segments. Uncini with high number of teeth above main fang.[details]

Distribution West Pacific Ocean: Lihir Basin (Bismarck Archipelago). [details]

Etymology named after the hydrothermal vent habitat [details]

Habitat Hydrothermal vent fields. [details]

Type locality Edison Seamount, Lihir Basin, Bismarck Archipelago, Pacific Ocean (-3.3143°, 152.5819°). [details]