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Polychaeta taxon details

Magelona cepiceps Mortimer & Mackie, 2006

577998  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:577998)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mortimer, Kate & Mackie, Andrew S. Y. 2006. The Magelonidae (Annelida : Polychaeta) from the Seychelles. 2. Description of four additional species, three new to science. Scientia Marina, 70 S3, 125-137. , available online at http://www.icm.csic.es/scimar/index.php/secId/7/IdNum/79/
page(s): 131 [details]   
Note Seychelles. NE of Mahé, Stn 50, 4° 37' 42.6?...  
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Type locality Seychelles. NE of Mahé, Stn 50, 4° 37' 42.6? S 55° 33' 24? E (-4.6285° 55.556667°), medium-coarse coralline sand, 33 m.  [details]
Etymology The specific name is from ‘cepa’(L.), onion, and ‘ceps’ (L.), headed, referring to the outline shape of the prostomium.  
Etymology The specific name is from ‘cepa’(L.), onion, and ‘ceps’ (L.), headed, referring to the outline shape of the prostomium. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Magelona cepiceps Mortimer & Mackie, 2006. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=577998 on 2019-07-24
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2011-08-01 06:28:09Z
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original description Mortimer, Kate & Mackie, Andrew S. Y. 2006. The Magelonidae (Annelida : Polychaeta) from the Seychelles. 2. Description of four additional species, three new to science. Scientia Marina, 70 S3, 125-137. , available online at http://www.icm.csic.es/scimar/index.php/secId/7/IdNum/79/
page(s): 131 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Etymology The specific name is from ‘cepa’(L.), onion, and ‘ceps’ (L.), headed, referring to the outline shape of the prostomium. [details]

Type locality Seychelles. NE of Mahé, Stn 50, 4° 37' 42.6? S 55° 33' 24? E (-4.6285° 55.556667°), medium-coarse coralline sand, 33 m.  [details]