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Polychaeta taxon details

Nicolea amnis Hutchings & Murray, 1984

329786  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329786)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, Patricia A.; Murray, Anna. (1984). Taxonomy of polychaetes from the Hawkesbury River and the southern estuaries of New South Wales, Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> Supplement 3: 1-118., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0812-7387.3.1984.101
page(s): 98-100, fig. 29.1-3 [details]   
Holotype  AM W.196218, geounit New South Wales  
Holotype AM W.196218, geounit New South Wales [details]
Note Botany Bay, New South Wales, Australia...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Botany Bay, New South Wales, Australia (gazetteer estimate -33.99°, 151.16°). [details]
Depth range Intertidal to 20 m.  
Depth range Intertidal to 20 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour); New South Wales (Botany Bay; Broughton Island; Jervis Bay; Port Stephens)....  
Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour); New South Wales (Botany Bay; Broughton Island; Jervis Bay; Port Stephens). Widely distributed in New South Wales estuarine areas. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet amnis is a Latin noun meaning 'stream', 'current', or 'torrent', and refers to the estuarine habitat...  
Etymology The specific epithet amnis is a Latin noun meaning 'stream', 'current', or 'torrent', and refers to the estuarine habitat of the species. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Nicolea amnis Hutchings & Murray, 1984. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329786 on 2019-09-23
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original description Hutchings, Patricia A.; Murray, Anna. (1984). Taxonomy of polychaetes from the Hawkesbury River and the southern estuaries of New South Wales, Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> Supplement 3: 1-118., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0812-7387.3.1984.101
page(s): 98-100, fig. 29.1-3 [details]   

original description  (of Nicolea minima Hartmann-Schröder, 1984) Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1985. Die Polychaeten der antiborealen Südküste Australiens (zwischen Port Lincoln im Westen und Port Augusta im Osten). Teil 11. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Kuesten mit besonderer Beruecksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut 82: 61-99. [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): 154 [details]   

additional source Hutchings, P. A.; Glasby, Christopher J. (1988). The Amphitritinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 40: 1-60., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.40.1988.150
page(s): 35-36 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W.196218, geounit New South Wales [details]
Paratype NHMUK 1983.1750-52, geounit Jervis Bay [details]
Paratype USNM 81486, geounit New South Wales [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to 20 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Darwin Harbour); New South Wales (Botany Bay; Broughton Island; Jervis Bay; Port Stephens). Widely distributed in New South Wales estuarine areas. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet amnis is a Latin noun meaning 'stream', 'current', or 'torrent', and refers to the estuarine habitat of the species. [details]

Habitat Associated with clumps of ascidians, mussels or small solid structures in soft bottom deposits, in Posidonia seagrass beds, and amongst the green algae Caulerpa, from intertidal to shallow subtidal depths, mainly in estuarine areas. [details]

Type locality Botany Bay, New South Wales, Australia (gazetteer estimate -33.99°, 151.16°). [details]