WoRMS taxon details

Mediomastus calliopensis Warren, Hutchings & Doyle, 1994

955443  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:955443)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Warren, L.M.; Hutchings, P.A.; Doyle, S. (1994). A revision of the genus <i>Mediomastus</i> Hartman, 1944 (Polychaeta: Capitellidae). <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 46(3): 227-256., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.46.1994.6
page(s): 241 [details]   
Holotype  AM W20591, geounit Calliope River  
Holotype AM W20591, geounit Calliope River [details]
Note Calliope River, Gladstone, Queensland,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Calliope River, Gladstone, Queensland, Australia, -24.0167° 150.9833° (24°01'S 150° 59'E). The geolocation given is assumed incorrect, as it appears to be over 20 km up river from the ocean, while the authors state the position is at "7-8 m, 3.8 km upstream" [details]
Etymology name calliopensis is derived from the type locality, the Calliope River.  
Etymology name calliopensis is derived from the type locality, the Calliope River. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Mediomastus calliopensis Warren, Hutchings & Doyle, 1994. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=955443 on 2019-04-20
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original description Warren, L.M.; Hutchings, P.A.; Doyle, S. (1994). A revision of the genus <i>Mediomastus</i> Hartman, 1944 (Polychaeta: Capitellidae). <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 46(3): 227-256., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.46.1994.6
page(s): 241 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype AM W20591, geounit Calliope River [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology name calliopensis is derived from the type locality, the Calliope River. [details]

Habitat Estuarine in muddy sediments, salinity range from 6.53 p.p.t. to 37.94 p.p.t. (Warren et al. 1994) [details]

Type locality Calliope River, Gladstone, Queensland, Australia, -24.0167° 150.9833° (24°01'S 150° 59'E). The geolocation given is assumed incorrect, as it appears to be over 20 km up river from the ocean, while the authors state the position is at "7-8 m, 3.8 km upstream" [details]