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Polychaeta taxon details

Magelona symmetrica Mortimer & Mackie, 2006

578015  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:578015)

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): 127 [details]   
Note Seychelles: E of Mahé, Stn 1c, 4° 41' 14.4"...  
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Type locality Seychelles: E of Mahé, Stn 1c, 4° 41' 14.4" S, 55° 32' 11.4" E (-4.687333°, 55.5365°), fine and medium sand and coral sediment, 20 m. [details]
Etymology Specific name is from ‘symmetros’(Gk), meaning symmetrical, and refers to the uniformity of the noto- and neuropodial...  
Etymology Specific name is from ‘symmetros’(Gk), meaning symmetrical, and refers to the uniformity of the noto- and neuropodial lamellae in both thorax and abdomen. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Magelona symmetrica Mortimer & Mackie, 2006. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=578015 on 2019-07-24
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2011-08-01 23:47:25Z
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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): 127 [details]   

taxonomy source Magalhães, Wagner F.; Bailey-Brock, Julie; Watling, Les. (2018). Four new species of Magelona (Annelida: Magelonidae) from Easter Island, Guam and Hawaii. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4457(3): 379-396., available online at https://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4457.3.2
note: record from Guam as Magelona cf. symmetrica Mortimer & Mackie, 2006, is described and compared to the Seychelles basionym  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Shakouri, Arash; Mortimer, Kate; Dehani, Esmaeil. (2017). A new species and new records of Magelona (Annelida: Magelonidae) from Chabahar Bay, Gulf of Oman, South-eastern Iran. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.</em> 97(07): 1537-1552., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s002531541600076x
page(s): 1548, figure 9; note: record and description for Chabahar Bay, Gulf of Oman [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Etymology Specific name is from ‘symmetros’(Gk), meaning symmetrical, and refers to the uniformity of the noto- and neuropodial lamellae in both thorax and abdomen. [details]

Type locality Seychelles: E of Mahé, Stn 1c, 4° 41' 14.4" S, 55° 32' 11.4" E (-4.687333°, 55.5365°), fine and medium sand and coral sediment, 20 m. [details]