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Polychaeta taxon details

Biremis blandi Polloni, Rowe & Teal, 1973

327235  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327235)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Polloni, Pamela T.; Rowe, Gilbert T.; Teal, John M. (1973). <i>Biremis blandi</i> (Polychaeta: Terebellidae), new genus, new species, caught by D.S.R.V. "Alvin" in the Tongue of the Ocean, New Providence, Bahamas. <em>Marine Biology.</em> 20(2): 170-175., available online at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF00351456
page(s): 170-173, figs. 1-4, table 1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  USNM 47976, geounit Tongue of the Ocean  
Holotype USNM 47976, geounit Tongue of the Ocean [details]
Note Tongue of the Ocean, near New Providence,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Tongue of the Ocean, near New Providence, Bahamas, Atlantic Ocean (25°00'N; 77°35'W; 25°, -77.5833°), 597 m depth. [details]
Depth range 376-597 m.  
Depth range 376-597 m. [details]

Distribution Atlantic Ocean: Tongue of the Ocean; Caribbean Sea.  
Distribution Atlantic Ocean: Tongue of the Ocean; Caribbean Sea. [details]

Etymology "The species is named for Edward L. Bland, Jr., "Alvin" pilot who caught the specimens."  
Etymology "The species is named for Edward L. Bland, Jr., "Alvin" pilot who caught the specimens." [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Biremis blandi Polloni, Rowe & Teal, 1973. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327235 on 2020-01-28
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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 Polloni, Pamela T.; Rowe, Gilbert T.; Teal, John M. (1973). <i>Biremis blandi</i> (Polychaeta: Terebellidae), new genus, new species, caught by D.S.R.V. "Alvin" in the Tongue of the Ocean, New Providence, Bahamas. <em>Marine Biology.</em> 20(2): 170-175., available online at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF00351456
page(s): 170-173, figs. 1-4, table 1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Londoño-Mesa, Mario H. (2009). Terebellidae (Polychaeta: Terebellida) from the Grand Caribbean region. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2320: 1-93., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02320p093f.pdf
page(s): 13-15, fig. 3A-J; note: [redescription from holotype & additional material] [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

ecology source Suárez-Morales, E., Londoño-Mesa, M., & Heard, R.W. (2011). Discovery of a new genus of tanaidacean (Crustacea: Tanaidacea: Mirandotanaidae) found associated with a deep-sea terebellid polychaete. <em>Contributions to Zoology.</em> 80 (2): 157-167., available online at http://dpc.uba.uva.nl/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=ctz;sid=1c74daac63c3bec2af28ff0c5fd64410;idno=m8002a05;view=text;rgn=div2;cc=ctz;node=m8002a05%3A8.1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 47976, geounit Tongue of the Ocean [details]
Nontype USNM 170580, geounit Caribbean Sea [details]
Nontype USNM 170581, geounit Caribbean Sea [details]
Paratype USNM 47977, geounit Tongue of the Ocean [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 376-597 m. [details]

Distribution Atlantic Ocean: Tongue of the Ocean; Caribbean Sea. [details]

Etymology "The species is named for Edward L. Bland, Jr., "Alvin" pilot who caught the specimens." [details]

Habitat On fine carbonate silt and clay, at bathyal depths. [details]

Type locality Tongue of the Ocean, near New Providence, Bahamas, Atlantic Ocean (25°00'N; 77°35'W; 25°, -77.5833°), 597 m depth. [details]