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Polychaeta taxon details

Diopatra aciculata Knox & Cameron, 1971

326928  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326928)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Knox, G. A. and Cameron, D. B. 1971. Port Phillip Bay Survey 1957-1963, Victoria, Australia. Part 2(4) Polychaeta. Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria, 32: 21-42., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39191497 [details]   
Type locality contained in Port Phillip Bay  
type locality contained in Port Phillip Bay [details]
Note Australia, Port Philllip Bay, Victoria  
From other sources
Type locality Australia, Port Philllip Bay, Victoria [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Diopatra aciculata Knox & Cameron, 1971. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326928 on 2021-04-10
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Knox, G. A. and Cameron, D. B. 1971. Port Phillip Bay Survey 1957-1963, Victoria, Australia. Part 2(4) Polychaeta. Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria, 32: 21-42., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39191497 [details]   

status source Elgetany, Asmaa H.; van Rensburg, Hendré; Hektoen, Martin; Matthee, Conrad; Budaeva, Nataliya; Simon, Carol A. & Struck, Torsten H. (2020). Species delineation in the speciation grey zone—The case of Diopatra (Annelida, Onuphidae). <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 49(4): 516-534., available online at https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/zsc.12421
note: examining exhaustively whether the Australian Diopatra aciculata is a junior synonym of D. neapolitana [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Synonymy Elgetany et al. (2020) examine exhaustively whether the Australian Diopatra aciculata (also reported for South Africa) is a junior synonym of D. neapolitana. They conclude it is closely related but distinct. [details]

From other sources
Specimen Museum of Victoria, Melbourne [details]

Type locality Australia, Port Philllip Bay, Victoria [details]