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Polychaeta taxon details

Odontosyllis luminosa San Martín, 1990

330080  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330080)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
San Martín, G. 1990. Eusyllinae (Syllidae, Polychaeta) from Cuba and Gulf of Mexico. Bulletin of Marine Science, 46(3): 590-619., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/1990/00000046/00000003/art00003
page(s): 613-618, figs. 17-19 [details]   
Holotype  MNCN 16.01/659, geounit Cuba  
Holotype MNCN 16.01/659, geounit Cuba [details]
Note Caribbean Sea, Cuba, Isla de la Juventud...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Caribbean Sea, Cuba, Isla de la Juventud (ancient Isle of Pines or Isla de los Pinos), off Punta de los Barcos (geocoordinates not provided, estimated using gazetteer to be lat. 21.93333º, long. -83º).  [details]
Depth range Sea surface (epitokous specimens) to 45 m (atokous specimens).   
Depth range Sea surface (epitokous specimens) to 45 m (atokous specimens).  [details]

Distribution Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea (Cuba).   
Distribution Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea (Cuba).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet luminosa refers to the great power to emit light of living epitokous specimens.   
Etymology The specific epithet luminosa refers to the great power to emit light of living epitokous specimens.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Odontosyllis luminosa San Martín, 1990. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330080 on 2020-11-29
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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original description San Martín, G. 1990. Eusyllinae (Syllidae, Polychaeta) from Cuba and Gulf of Mexico. Bulletin of Marine Science, 46(3): 590-619., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/1990/00000046/00000003/art00003
page(s): 613-618, figs. 17-19 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). <em>Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity.</em> Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at https://books.google.es/books?id=CphA8hiwaFIC&lpg=PR1&pg=PA751 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MNCN 16.01/659, geounit Cuba [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Sea surface (epitokous specimens) to 45 m (atokous specimens).  [details]

Distribution Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea (Cuba).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet luminosa refers to the great power to emit light of living epitokous specimens.  [details]

Habitat Epitokous specimens in the water column, atokous specimens in coarse sand.  [details]

Reproduction Epitokous specimens emit light while in the water column. [details]

Type locality Caribbean Sea, Cuba, Isla de la Juventud (ancient Isle of Pines or Isla de los Pinos), off Punta de los Barcos (geocoordinates not provided, estimated using gazetteer to be lat. 21.93333º, long. -83º).  [details]