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Polychaeta taxon details

Lanicides attenuata Hutchings & Glasby, 1990

328625  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328625)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, Patricia A. and Glasby, C.J. 1990. Additional new species of the family Terebellidae (Polychaeta) from Western Australia, with a key to all described species of the region, in F.E. Wells, D.I. Walker, H. Kirkman and R. Lethbridge eds., Proceedings of the Third International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Albany, Western Australia: Perth, Western Australian Museum, p. 251-289.
page(s): 270-272, fig. 3a-f [details]   
Holotype  AM W203539, geounit Dampier Archipelago  
Holotype AM W203539, geounit Dampier Archipelago [details]
Note Enderby Island, Dampier Archipelago, Western...  
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Type locality Enderby Island, Dampier Archipelago, Western Australia, Australia (20°36'S, 116°31.4'E), intertidal mud flats. [details]
Depth range Intertidal.  
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Dampier Archipelago; Broome); Ashmore Reef.  
Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Dampier Archipelago; Broome); Ashmore Reef. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet attenuata is a form of the Latin participle attenuatus, meaning 'thinned', 'reduced', or 'attenuated',...  
Etymology The specific epithet attenuata is a form of the Latin participle attenuatus, meaning 'thinned', 'reduced', or 'attenuated', and refers to the very weakly shafted anterior thoracic uncini, with chitinised handle indistinct (or, if present, very weak). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Lanicides attenuata Hutchings & Glasby, 1990. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=328625 on 2019-09-22
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original description Hutchings, Patricia A. and Glasby, C.J. 1990. Additional new species of the family Terebellidae (Polychaeta) from Western Australia, with a key to all described species of the region, in F.E. Wells, D.I. Walker, H. Kirkman and R. Lethbridge eds., Proceedings of the Third International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Albany, Western Australia: Perth, Western Australian Museum, p. 251-289.
page(s): 270-272, fig. 3a-f [details]   

additional source Hutchings, Patricia A. (1997). The Terebellidae (Polychaeta) of Northern Australia with a key to all the described species of the region. pages 133-161, 7 figures. IN: Hanley, J. R.; Caswell, G.; Megirian, D.; and Larson, H. K. Proceedings of the Sixth International Biological Workshop. The marine flora and fauna of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia. <em>Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory and the Australian Marine Sciences Association. Darwin.</em>
page(s): 148-149 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W203539, geounit Dampier Archipelago [details]
Nontype NTM W4875, geounit Roebuck Bay [details]
Nontype NTM W4920, geounit Ashmore Reef [details]
Paratype AM W203540, geounit Dampier Archipelago [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Dampier Archipelago; Broome); Ashmore Reef. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet attenuata is a form of the Latin participle attenuatus, meaning 'thinned', 'reduced', or 'attenuated', and refers to the very weakly shafted anterior thoracic uncini, with chitinised handle indistinct (or, if present, very weak). [details]

Habitat Intertidal mud flats to shallow cryptic habitats in dead coral substrate. [details]

Type locality Enderby Island, Dampier Archipelago, Western Australia, Australia (20°36'S, 116°31.4'E), intertidal mud flats. [details]