WoRMS name details

Periquesta canariensis Brito & Núñez, 2002

330485  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330485)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Brito, María del Carmen; Núñez, Jorge. (2002). A new genus and species of Questidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the central Macaronesian region and a cladistic analysis of the family. <em>Sarsia.</em> 87(4): 281-289., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00364820260400780
page(s): 284-285, figs. 2-3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  AN/000202, geounit Canary Islands  
Holotype AN/000202, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Note Ensenada de los Abades, Tenerife, Canary Islands.   
From editor or global species database
Type locality Ensenada de los Abades, Tenerife, Canary Islands.  [details]
Depth range 0-20 m.  
Depth range 0-20 m. [details]

Distribution Northeastern Atlantic Ocean: Canary Islands (Tenerife, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, El Hierro) and Selvagens Islands.   
Distribution Northeastern Atlantic Ocean: Canary Islands (Tenerife, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, El Hierro) and Selvagens Islands.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet canariensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Canary Islands.   
Etymology The specific epithet canariensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Canary Islands.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Periquesta canariensis Brito & Núñez, 2002. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330485 on 2021-07-28
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2012-02-07 20:48:30Z
changed
2013-03-21 10:54:58Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Brito, María del Carmen; Núñez, Jorge. (2002). A new genus and species of Questidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the central Macaronesian region and a cladistic analysis of the family. <em>Sarsia.</em> 87(4): 281-289., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00364820260400780
page(s): 284-285, figs. 2-3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Delgado, Juan Domingo; Núñez, Jorge. (1994). Presencia de <i>Questa caudicirra</i> Hartman, 1966 (Polychaeta, Questidae) en las Islas Canarias. <em>Miscel·lània Zoològica, Barcelona.</em> 17: 272-277., available online at http://other.museucienciesjournals.cat/files/MZ-vol-17-1993-1994-pp-272-277.pdf
page(s): 274-276, figs. 2-5 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Giere, O.; Ebbe, B.; Erséus, C. 2007. Questa (Annelida, Polychaeta, Orbiniidae) from Pacific regions - new species and reassessment of the genus Periquesta. Organisms Diversity & Evolution 7(4): 304-319
page(s): 312-313, fig. 3 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype AN/000202, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Nontype ZMH P-23287, geounit Madeiran Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMH P-23288, geounit Madeiran Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Nontype ZMH P-24776, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Nontype ZMH P-24777, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Nontype ZMH P-24778, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Nontype ZMH P-24786, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Nontype ZMH P-24787, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Nontype, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Nontype, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Paratype AN/000203, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Paratype ZMH P-23285, geounit Canary Islands [details]
Paratype ZMH P-23286, geounit Canary Islands [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 0-20 m. [details]

Distribution Northeastern Atlantic Ocean: Canary Islands (Tenerife, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, El Hierro) and Selvagens Islands.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet canariensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Canary Islands.  [details]

Habitat Shallow sublittoral fine sand and seagrass meadows.  [details]

Type locality Ensenada de los Abades, Tenerife, Canary Islands.  [details]