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Polychaeta taxon details

Alcyonosyllis phili Glasby & Watson, 2001

326265  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326265)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Glasby, C.J. and Watson, C. 2001. A new genus and species of Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) commensal with octocorals. The Beagle, Records of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences, 17: 43-51. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 45-49, figs. 1-5 [details]   
Note Australia, Northern Territory (marine), Darwin...  
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Type locality Australia, Northern Territory (marine), Darwin Harbour, East Arm Port (12º29.4'S, 130º53.9'E).  [details]
Depth range Intertidal, on reef flats.   
Depth range Intertidal, on reef flats.  [details]

Distribution Northwestern, northern and eastern coasts of Australia, and southern Papua New Guinea.   
Distribution Northwestern, northern and eastern coasts of Australia, and southern Papua New Guinea.  [details]

Etymology The species is named after the author's colleague and friend Philip Alderslade (Curator of Cnidarians, NTM), who collected...  
Etymology The species is named after the author's colleague and friend Philip Alderslade (Curator of Cnidarians, NTM), who collected the first specimens and helped with octocoral identification.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Alcyonosyllis phili Glasby & Watson, 2001. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326265 on 2020-12-02
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original description Glasby, C.J. and Watson, C. 2001. A new genus and species of Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) commensal with octocorals. The Beagle, Records of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences, 17: 43-51. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 45-49, figs. 1-5 [details]   

additional source Glasby, Christoper J.; Aguado, M. Teresa. 2009. A New Species and New Records of the Anthozoan Commensal Genus Alcyonosyllis (Polychaeta: Syllidae: Syllinae). The Beagle 25: 53-61
page(s): 60 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Association On alcyonacean corals.  [details]

Depth range Intertidal, on reef flats.  [details]

Distribution Northwestern, northern and eastern coasts of Australia, and southern Papua New Guinea.  [details]

Etymology The species is named after the author's colleague and friend Philip Alderslade (Curator of Cnidarians, NTM), who collected the first specimens and helped with octocoral identification.  [details]

Habitat On alcyonacean corals. Darwin (northern Australia) material was found on an undescribed genus and species of Nephtheidae. Papua New Guinea material was on a specimen of Dendronephthya (Nephtheidae). Western Australia material was on both nephtheids and a gorgonian (Melithaea sp.). New South Wales material was on a different species of Melithaea.  [details]

Type locality Australia, Northern Territory (marine), Darwin Harbour, East Arm Port (12º29.4'S, 130º53.9'E).  [details]