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Polychaeta taxon details

Lysilla longilinea Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015

867798  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:867798)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Nogueira, Joao M. de Matos; Hutchings, Pat A.; Carrerette, Orlemir. (2015). Polycirridae (Annelida, Terebelliformia) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4019(1): 437-483., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.17
page(s): 444-445, fig. 2 [details]   
Holotype  AM W.47407, geounit Great Barrier Reef  
Holotype AM W.47407, geounit Great Barrier Reef [details]
Note Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, High Rock (14º44'33''S, 145º33'08''E). The provided location seems to be incorrect, as High Rock is located southwards. The geocoordinates of the type locality are here corrected to approximately lat. -14.823º, long. 145.554º.  [details]
Depth range 20 m.  
Depth range 20 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: High Rock, south Lizard Island (Great Barrier Reef, Queensland). Only known from the type locality.   
Distribution Australia: High Rock, south Lizard Island (Great Barrier Reef, Queensland). Only known from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet longilinea is composed by the Latin prefix longi-, meaning 'long', and the Latin noun linea, meaning...  
Etymology The specific epithet longilinea is composed by the Latin prefix longi-, meaning 'long', and the Latin noun linea, meaning 'string' or 'line', and refers to the "remarkably elongate and slender body shape of the holotype" (Nogueira et al., 2015: 445).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Lysilla longilinea Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=867798 on 2019-09-16
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original description Nogueira, Joao M. de Matos; Hutchings, Pat A.; Carrerette, Orlemir. (2015). Polycirridae (Annelida, Terebelliformia) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4019(1): 437-483., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.17
page(s): 444-445, fig. 2 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W.47407, geounit Great Barrier Reef [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 20 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: High Rock, south Lizard Island (Great Barrier Reef, Queensland). Only known from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet longilinea is composed by the Latin prefix longi-, meaning 'long', and the Latin noun linea, meaning 'string' or 'line', and refers to the "remarkably elongate and slender body shape of the holotype" (Nogueira et al., 2015: 445).  [details]

Habitat Associated with dead coral substrate.  [details]

Type locality Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, High Rock (14º44'33''S, 145º33'08''E). The provided location seems to be incorrect, as High Rock is located southwards. The geocoordinates of the type locality are here corrected to approximately lat. -14.823º, long. 145.554º.  [details]