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Polychaeta name details

Litancyra octoseta Hutchings, 1977

328849  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328849)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, P. (1977). Terebelliform Polychaeta of the families Ampharetidae, Terebellidae and Trichobranchidae from Australia, chiefly from Moreton Bay, Queensland. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 31(1): 1-38., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.31.1977.232
page(s): 10, fig. 4a-d [details]   
Holotype  AM W.6825, geounit Moreton Bay  
Holotype AM W.6825, geounit Moreton Bay [details]
Note Australia, Queensland, Moreton Bay, dredged...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, Queensland, Moreton Bay, dredged from Serpentine Creek, 2.1 km upstream (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -27.365º, long. 153.122º). If the estimated location it correct, the type locality was covered by the new runway of Brisbane Airport, and does not exist anymore.  [details]
Depth range 2 m.   
Depth range 2 m.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Queensland (Moreton Bay); New South Wales (Belmont Beach).   
Distribution Australia: Queensland (Moreton Bay); New South Wales (Belmont Beach).  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet octoseta is composed by the Latin numeral octo, meaning 'eight', and the Latin noun seta,...  
Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet octoseta is composed by the Latin numeral octo, meaning 'eight', and the Latin noun seta, alternative form of saeta and meaning 'bristle', and presumably refers to the eight pairs of prominent projecting notopodia present in the species.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Litancyra octoseta Hutchings, 1977. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=328849 on 2019-07-20
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-11-01 17:55:15Z
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original description Hutchings, P. (1977). Terebelliform Polychaeta of the families Ampharetidae, Terebellidae and Trichobranchidae from Australia, chiefly from Moreton Bay, Queensland. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 31(1): 1-38., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.31.1977.232
page(s): 10, fig. 4a-d [details]   

new combination reference Hutchings, Patricia A.; Glasby, Christopher J. (1986). The Polycirrinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 38(6): 319-350., available online at http://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.38.1986.185
page(s): 339, fig. 8g-l, 12D; note: as Polycirrus octoseta [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W.6825, geounit Moreton Bay [details]
Paratype AM W.8127, geounit New South Wales [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 2 m.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Queensland (Moreton Bay); New South Wales (Belmont Beach).  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet octoseta is composed by the Latin numeral octo, meaning 'eight', and the Latin noun seta, alternative form of saeta and meaning 'bristle', and presumably refers to the eight pairs of prominent projecting notopodia present in the species.  [details]

Habitat Sandy grounds, at shallow water.  [details]

Type locality Australia, Queensland, Moreton Bay, dredged from Serpentine Creek, 2.1 km upstream (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -27.365º, long. 153.122º). If the estimated location it correct, the type locality was covered by the new runway of Brisbane Airport, and does not exist anymore.  [details]