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Polychaeta name details

Decathelepus ocellatus Hutchings, 1977

326887  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326887)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, P. (1977). Terebelliform Polychaeta of the families Ampharetidae, Terebellidae and Trichobranchidae from Australia, chiefly from Moreton Bay, Queensland. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 31(1): 1-38., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.31.1977.232
page(s): 11-12, fig. 5a-d [details]   
Holotype  AM W.6782, geounit Moreton Bay  
Holotype AM W.6782, geounit Moreton Bay [details]
Note Australia, Queensland, Moreton Bay, 1.5 miles...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, Queensland, Moreton Bay, 1.5 miles south of SW rocks of Peel Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated to be approximately lat. -27.537º, long. 153.345º). [details]
Type material Holotype deposited at the Australian Museum, Sydney (AM W.6782).  [details]
Depth range 4 m.   
Depth range 4 m.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Moreton Bay (Queensland).   
Distribution Australia: Moreton Bay (Queensland).  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet ocellatus is a Latin adjective meaning 'having small eyes', and presumably refers to the...  
Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet ocellatus is a Latin adjective meaning 'having small eyes', and presumably refers to the presence of two discrete patches of eye spots on the dorsal surface of the prostomium.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Decathelepus ocellatus Hutchings, 1977. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326887 on 2020-01-24
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original description Hutchings, P. (1977). Terebelliform Polychaeta of the families Ampharetidae, Terebellidae and Trichobranchidae from Australia, chiefly from Moreton Bay, Queensland. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 31(1): 1-38., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.31.1977.232
page(s): 11-12, fig. 5a-d [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W.6782, geounit Moreton Bay [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 4 m.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Moreton Bay (Queensland).  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet ocellatus is a Latin adjective meaning 'having small eyes', and presumably refers to the presence of two discrete patches of eye spots on the dorsal surface of the prostomium.  [details]

Habitat Sand, mud and shells, at shallow water.  [details]

Type locality Australia, Queensland, Moreton Bay, 1.5 miles south of SW rocks of Peel Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated to be approximately lat. -27.537º, long. 153.345º). [details]

Type material Holotype deposited at the Australian Museum, Sydney (AM W.6782).  [details]