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Polychaeta taxon details

Branchiplicatus Pettibone, 1985

324931  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324931)

accepted
Genus
Branchiplicatus cupreus Pettibone, 1985 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
masculine
Pettibone, Marian H. 1985. An additional new scale worm (Polychaeta: Polynoidae) from the hydrothermal rift area off western Mexico at 21 N. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 98(1): 150-157.
page(s): 150-151 [details]   
Etymology Branchi, from branchia (Greek) gills, plus plicatus, from plicatus (Latin) fold, referrig to the unusual type of folded...  
Etymology Branchi, from branchia (Greek) gills, plus plicatus, from plicatus (Latin) fold, referrig to the unusual type of folded branchiae [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Branchiplicatus Pettibone, 1985. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324931 on 2019-03-25
Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-07-17 09:47:47Z
changed
2017-11-30 11:04:40Z
changed
2018-11-26 03:59:26Z
changed

original description Pettibone, Marian H. 1985. An additional new scale worm (Polychaeta: Polynoidae) from the hydrothermal rift area off western Mexico at 21 N. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 98(1): 150-157.
page(s): 150-151 [details]   

taxonomy source Bonifácio, Paulo; Menot, Lénaïck. (2019). New genera and species from the Equatorial Pacific provide phylogenetic insights into deep-sea Polynoidae (Annelida). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 185(3): 555-635 [published online 14 November 2018; printed publication 27 February 2019]., available online at https://academic.oup.com/zoolinnean/article/185/3/555/5181329
page(s): 22-23; note: assignment to Macellicephalinae [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Etymology Branchi, from branchia (Greek) gills, plus plicatus, from plicatus (Latin) fold, referrig to the unusual type of folded branchiae [details]