WoRMS taxon details

Laonice papillibranchiae Ward, 1981

328644  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328644)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ward, L.A. (1981). Spionidae (Polychaeta: Annelida) from Hawaii, with descriptions of five new species. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 94(3): 713-730., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34607224
page(s): 719-720, fig. 4 [details]   
Holotype  BPBM R642, geounit Oahu Island  
Holotype BPBM R642, geounit Oahu Island [details]
Note Pacific Ocean, Hawaii, Oahu Island, Barbers...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Pacific Ocean, Hawaii, Oahu Island, Barbers Point, 1.2 miles W of the Chevron Oil Company pipeline (21º17'50''N, 158º07'38''W), 5.5 m, sand.  [details]
Depth range 5.5-9 m.   
Depth range 5.5-9 m.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean, Hawaii: Oahu Island.  
Distribution Pacific Ocean, Hawaii: Oahu Island. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet papillibranchiae is composed by the Latin nouns papilla, meaning 'nipple' or 'bud', and branchiae,...  
Etymology The specific epithet papillibranchiae is composed by the Latin nouns papilla, meaning 'nipple' or 'bud', and branchiae, meaning 'gills', and refers to the pinnules or papillae that occur on the branchiae of the species.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2023). World Polychaeta Database. Laonice papillibranchiae Ward, 1981. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=328644 on 2023-01-31
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original description Ward, L.A. (1981). Spionidae (Polychaeta: Annelida) from Hawaii, with descriptions of five new species. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 94(3): 713-730., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34607224
page(s): 719-720, fig. 4 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Holotype BPBM R642, geounit Oahu Island [details]
Paratype USNM 64345, geounit Oahu Island [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 5.5-9 m.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean, Hawaii: Oahu Island. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet papillibranchiae is composed by the Latin nouns papilla, meaning 'nipple' or 'bud', and branchiae, meaning 'gills', and refers to the pinnules or papillae that occur on the branchiae of the species.  [details]

Habitat Sand, silt and rubble, and coral rock, at shallow subtidal depths. [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Hawaii, Oahu Island, Barbers Point, 1.2 miles W of the Chevron Oil Company pipeline (21º17'50''N, 158º07'38''W), 5.5 m, sand.  [details]