WoRMS name details

Ophelina farallonensis Blake, 2000

330180  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330180)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blake, J.A. 2000. Family Opheliidae Malmgren, 1867. pages 145-168. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul Valentich. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 7 - The Annelida Part 4. Polychaeta: Fabelligeridae to Sternaspidae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara
page(s): 159-160, fig. 7.6 [details]   
Holotype  LACM AHF Poly 1945, geounit Farallon Islands  
Holotype LACM AHF Poly 1945, geounit Farallon Islands [details]
Note West of Farallon Islands, off San Francisco,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality West of Farallon Islands, off San Francisco, California, USA, Pacific Ocean (37.459°, -123.2832°). [details]
Type material Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles (AHF Poly 1945, 1946). [details]
Depth range 1020-3060 m.  
Depth range 1020-3060 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: off California.  
Distribution Pacific Ocean: off California. [details]

Etymology Not specifically stated. The species is named farallonensis after its type locality, west of Farallon Islands (California).  
Etymology Not specifically stated. The species is named farallonensis after its type locality, west of Farallon Islands (California). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Ophelina farallonensis Blake, 2000. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330180 on 2021-07-25
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Blake, J.A. 2000. Family Opheliidae Malmgren, 1867. pages 145-168. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul Valentich. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 7 - The Annelida Part 4. Polychaeta: Fabelligeridae to Sternaspidae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara
page(s): 159-160, fig. 7.6 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype LACM AHF Poly 1945, geounit Farallon Islands [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 1020-3060 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: off California. [details]

Etymology Not specifically stated. The species is named farallonensis after its type locality, west of Farallon Islands (California). [details]

Habitat Deep-water species found in sediments having fine silts and clays. [details]

Reproduction Numerous specimens of the type series with oocytes in the coelom; holotype with irregularly shaped oocytes in coelom measuring up to 40 μm across widest dimension. [details]

Type locality West of Farallon Islands, off San Francisco, California, USA, Pacific Ocean (37.459°, -123.2832°). [details]

Type material Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles (AHF Poly 1945, 1946). [details]