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Gyptis simpsonorum Pleijel, Rouse & Nygren, 2009

743624  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:743624)

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Pleijel, F.; Rouse, G.; Nygren, A. 2009. Five colour morphs and three new species of Gyptis (Hesionidae, Annelida) under a jetty in Edithburgh, South Australia. Zoologica Scripta 38(1): 89-99
page(s): 95 [details]   
Holotype  SAMA SAM E3686, verbatimGeounit Edithburgh...  
Holotype SAMA SAM E3686, verbatimGeounit Edithburgh jetty, Gu... [details]
Note Edithburgh jetty, Gulf St. Vincent, Yorke...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Edithburgh jetty, Gulf St. Vincent, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, 35°05.172′S, 137°44.825′E (-35.0862, 137.7471), 3–5 m. [details]
Description Distinguished from G. paucilineata and G. polymorpha by a comparative lack of pigmentation. G. simpsonorum has brown spots...  
Description Distinguished from G. paucilineata and G. polymorpha by a comparative lack of pigmentation. G. simpsonorum has brown spots mid-dorsally and laterally on each segment, and some specimens near unpigmented. Eyes orange,often with white prostomium pigment. Morphologically close to the European G. propinqua. [details]

Etymology Named for Antony and Mary Lou Simpson  
Etymology Named for Antony and Mary Lou Simpson [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Gyptis simpsonorum Pleijel, Rouse & Nygren, 2009. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=743624 on 2019-09-19
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original description Pleijel, F.; Rouse, G.; Nygren, A. 2009. Five colour morphs and three new species of Gyptis (Hesionidae, Annelida) under a jetty in Edithburgh, South Australia. Zoologica Scripta 38(1): 89-99
page(s): 95 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype SAMA SAM E3686, verbatimGeounit Edithburgh jetty, Gu... [details]
From editor or global species database
Description Distinguished from G. paucilineata and G. polymorpha by a comparative lack of pigmentation. G. simpsonorum has brown spots mid-dorsally and laterally on each segment, and some specimens near unpigmented. Eyes orange,often with white prostomium pigment. Morphologically close to the European G. propinqua. [details]

Etymology Named for Antony and Mary Lou Simpson [details]

Type locality Edithburgh jetty, Gulf St. Vincent, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, 35°05.172′S, 137°44.825′E (-35.0862, 137.7471), 3–5 m. [details]