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Polychaeta taxon details

Fauveliopsis challengeriae McIntosh, 1922

328028  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328028)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
McIntosh, W.C. (1922). Notes from the Gatty Marine On new and rare Polychaeta, Gephyrea, etc., from various regions. 2. Recent additions to the British marine Polychaeta (continued). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> Ninth Series, 9(49): 1-30, plates I-III., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78391#page/15/mode/1up
page(s): 5-7, plate I figs. 7-8, plate II figs. 1-8, plate III fig. 2 [details]   
Holotype  NHMUK 1921.5.1.4580, geounit South Indian Ocean  
Holotype NHMUK 1921.5.1.4580, geounit South Indian Ocean [details]
Note South Indian Ocean, midway between Australia...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality South Indian Ocean, midway between Australia and Antarctica (53º55'S, 108º35'E), 1950 fathoms (= about 3566 m), in a bottom of diatom ooze, inside a hard brownish tubular test with black grains, of a sand-agglutinating foraminiferan (perhaps Rhabdammina sp.).  [details]
Depth range 3111-4963 m.  
Depth range 3111-4963 m. [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet challengeriae refers to H.M.S. Challenger, a British corvette used to perform the...  
Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet challengeriae refers to H.M.S. Challenger, a British corvette used to perform the Challenger Expedition (21 December 1872 - 24 May 1876), a scientific expedition around the world named after the ship, and during which the type material of the species was collected.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Fauveliopsis challengeriae McIntosh, 1922. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=328028 on 2019-07-22
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-05-08 09:18:16Z
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original description McIntosh, W.C. (1922). Notes from the Gatty Marine On new and rare Polychaeta, Gephyrea, etc., from various regions. 2. Recent additions to the British marine Polychaeta (continued). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> Ninth Series, 9(49): 1-30, plates I-III., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78391#page/15/mode/1up
page(s): 5-7, plate I figs. 7-8, plate II figs. 1-8, plate III fig. 2 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

redescription Petersen, M.E. (2000). A new genus of Fauveliopsidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) with a review of its species and redescription of some described taxa. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 67(1): 491-515., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/umrsmas/bullmar/2000/00000067/00000001/art00041
page(s): 497-502, figs. 1A-D, G-H, table 1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK 1921.5.1.4580, geounit South Indian Ocean [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 3111-4963 m. [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet challengeriae refers to H.M.S. Challenger, a British corvette used to perform the Challenger Expedition (21 December 1872 - 24 May 1876), a scientific expedition around the world named after the ship, and during which the type material of the species was collected.  [details]

Habitat At bathyal and abyssal depths, in tubular tests of foraminiferans (perhaps Rhabdammina sp. and Bathysiphon sp.). Holotype found in a diatom ooze.  [details]

Holotype The Natural History Museum, London, UK (NHMUK 1921.5.1.4580).  [details]

Type locality South Indian Ocean, midway between Australia and Antarctica (53º55'S, 108º35'E), 1950 fathoms (= about 3566 m), in a bottom of diatom ooze, inside a hard brownish tubular test with black grains, of a sand-agglutinating foraminiferan (perhaps Rhabdammina sp.).  [details]