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Polychaeta taxon details

Maldane adunca Wang & Li, 2016

881387  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:881387)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wang, Yueyun; Li, Xinzheng. (2016). A new Maldane species and a new Maldaninae genus and species (Maldanidae, Annelida) from coastal waters of China. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 603: 1-16., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.603.9125
page(s): 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  MBMCAS MBM 008111, geounit South China Sea  
Holotype MBMCAS MBM 008111, geounit South China Sea [details]
Note off China coast, southwest of Macao, 21 N, 113...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality off China coast, southwest of Macao, 21 N, 113 E, 39 m [details]
Etymology authors: "specific epithet is the Latin adjective adunca (feminine, meaning hooked) and refers to the strongly curved...  
Etymology authors: "specific epithet is the Latin adjective adunca (feminine, meaning hooked) and refers to the strongly curved nuchal grooves" [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Maldane adunca Wang & Li, 2016. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=881387 on 2019-05-19
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2016-07-06 21:40:41Z
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original description Wang, Yueyun; Li, Xinzheng. (2016). A new Maldane species and a new Maldaninae genus and species (Maldanidae, Annelida) from coastal waters of China. <em>ZooKeys.</em> 603: 1-16., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.603.9125
page(s): 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MBMCAS MBM 008111, geounit South China Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis authors: "Maldane adunca sp. n. is distinctive in the genus Maldane with its low cephalic rim and hook-like nuchal grooves. Maldane adunca sp. n. is close to Maldane sarsi
Malmgren, 1865, a potential species-complex ..." [details]

Etymology authors: "specific epithet is the Latin adjective adunca (feminine, meaning hooked) and refers to the strongly curved nuchal grooves" [details]

Type locality off China coast, southwest of Macao, 21 N, 113 E, 39 m [details]