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Polychaeta taxon details

Chauvinelia biscayensis Laubier, 1974

327432  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327432)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Laubier, L. (1974). <i>Chauvinelia biscayensis</i> gen. sp. nov., un Flabelligeridae (annélide polychète sédentaire) aberrant de l'étage abyssal du Golfe de Gascogne. <em>Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France.</em> 99(3): 391-399., available online at http://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/1974/publication-5146.pdf
page(s): 392-396, figs. 1-2 [details]   
Holotype  MNHN POLY TYPE 1263, geounit Bay of Biscay  
Holotype MNHN POLY TYPE 1263, geounit Bay of Biscay [details]
Note Northeast Atlantic, Bay of Biscay, off...  
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Type locality Northeast Atlantic, Bay of Biscay, off northern Spain, dragage DS28 (44º24'N, 04º49'W), 4455 m.  [details]
Depth range 4455 m.   
Depth range 4455 m.  [details]

Distribution Northeast Atlantic, Bay of Biscay. Known only from the type locality.   
Distribution Northeast Atlantic, Bay of Biscay. Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet biscayensis is composed by the toponym 'Biscay' followed by the Latin suffix -ensis, meaning 'of' or...  
Etymology The specific epithet biscayensis is composed by the toponym 'Biscay' followed by the Latin suffix -ensis, meaning 'of' or 'from a place', and makes referece to the type locality of the species, the Bay of Biscay.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Chauvinelia biscayensis Laubier, 1974. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327432 on 2019-07-19
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original description Laubier, L. (1974). <i>Chauvinelia biscayensis</i> gen. sp. nov., un Flabelligeridae (annélide polychète sédentaire) aberrant de l'étage abyssal du Golfe de Gascogne. <em>Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France.</em> 99(3): 391-399., available online at http://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/1974/publication-5146.pdf
page(s): 392-396, figs. 1-2 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Laubier, L. (1974). <i>Chauvinelia biscayensis</i> gen. sp. nov., un Flabelligeridae (annélide polychète sédentaire) aberrant de l'étage abyssal du Golfe de Gascogne. <em>Bulletin de la Société Zoologique de France.</em> 99(3): 391-399., available online at http://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/1974/publication-5146.pdf [details]   

redescription Salazar-Vallejo, S.I.; Gillet, P.; Carrera-Parra, L.F. (2007). Revision of <i>Chauvinelia</i>, redescriptions of <i>Flabelliseta incrusta</i>, and <i>Helmetophorus rankini</i>, and their recognition as acrocirrids (Polychaeta: Acrocirridae). <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.</em> 87(02): 465-477., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315407054501
page(s): 471-473, fig. 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MNHN POLY TYPE 1263, geounit Bay of Biscay [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 4455 m.  [details]

Diagnosis ''Chauvinelia with cylindrical palps. Cephalic hood margin papillose, dorsally entire, ventrally with a median rounded lobe'' (Salazar-Vallejo et al., 2007: 471). [details]

Distribution Northeast Atlantic, Bay of Biscay. Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet biscayensis is composed by the toponym 'Biscay' followed by the Latin suffix -ensis, meaning 'of' or 'from a place', and makes referece to the type locality of the species, the Bay of Biscay.  [details]

Habitat Kirkegaard (1982: 256) considered all the species belonging to the genus Chauvinelia as being bathypelagic or epibenthic. Salazar-Vallejo et al. (2007: 469) considered them as being bathypelagic. [details]

Holotype Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, POLY TYPE 1263.  [details]

Type locality Northeast Atlantic, Bay of Biscay, off northern Spain, dragage DS28 (44º24'N, 04º49'W), 4455 m.  [details]