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Polychaeta taxon details

Perinereis jascooki Gibbs, 1972

330474  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330474)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gibbs, P.E. (1972). Polychaete annelids from the Cook Islands. <em>Journal of Zoology.</em> 168(2): 199-220., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7998.1972.tb01347.x
page(s): 207-208, fig. 4(a)-(i) [details]   
Holotype  NHMUK ZB.1972.4, geounit Cook Islands  
Holotype NHMUK ZB.1972.4, geounit Cook Islands [details]
Note Pacific Ocean, Cook Islands, Rarotonga...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Pacific Ocean, Cook Islands, Rarotonga (geocoordinates not provided, estimated using annexed map to be approximately lat. -21.253º, long. -159.724º), in very hard coralline boulders at low water mark, on the reef plaform.  [details]
Depth range At low water mark, on the coral reef platform.   
Depth range At low water mark, on the coral reef platform.  [details]

Distribution South Pacific Ocean, Rarotonga (Cook Islands)).  
Distribution South Pacific Ocean, Rarotonga (Cook Islands)). [details]

Etymology Not stated, uncertain. The specific epithet jascooki could be derived from 'Cook Islands', the type locality of the...  
Etymology Not stated, uncertain. The specific epithet jascooki could be derived from 'Cook Islands', the type locality of the species, or related with the name of the British explorer, navigator, and cartographer Captain James Cook, who visited the islands in 1773 and 1777, and in honour of who the islands were later named.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Perinereis jascooki Gibbs, 1972. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330474 on 2020-01-28
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Gibbs, P.E. (1972). Polychaete annelids from the Cook Islands. <em>Journal of Zoology.</em> 168(2): 199-220., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7998.1972.tb01347.x
page(s): 207-208, fig. 4(a)-(i) [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK ZB.1972.4, geounit Cook Islands [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range At low water mark, on the coral reef platform.  [details]

Distribution South Pacific Ocean, Rarotonga (Cook Islands)). [details]

Etymology Not stated, uncertain. The specific epithet jascooki could be derived from 'Cook Islands', the type locality of the species, or related with the name of the British explorer, navigator, and cartographer Captain James Cook, who visited the islands in 1773 and 1777, and in honour of who the islands were later named.  [details]

Habitat Living in narrow burrows bored into very hard coralline boulders at low water mark, on the reef platform.  [details]

Specimen Holotype (NHMUK ZB.1972.4) and paratypes (NHMUK ZB.1972.5) deposited at the Natural History Museum, London (UK).  [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Cook Islands, Rarotonga (geocoordinates not provided, estimated using annexed map to be approximately lat. -21.253º, long. -159.724º), in very hard coralline boulders at low water mark, on the reef plaform.  [details]