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Trochochaeta ankeae Bochert & Zettler, 2013

730846  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:730846)

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Bochert, Ralf; Zettler, Michael L. 2013. A record of the genus Trochochaeta (Polychaeta) in the southern hemisphere with description of a new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 93(04): 967-972
page(s): 968-970, figs. 1-5, table 1 [details]   
Holotype  ZSRO ZSRO-P2203, geounit Angolan Exclusive...  
Holotype ZSRO ZSRO-P2203, geounit Angolan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Shelf coast off Angola, 15 07.733 S, 12 06.508...  
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Type locality Shelf coast off Angola, 15 07.733 S, 12 06.508 E (-15.12888, 12.10846), 83.6 m [details]
Etymology Named after Anke Bochert, wife of the first author.  
Etymology Named after Anke Bochert, wife of the first author. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2024). World Polychaeta Database. Trochochaeta ankeae Bochert & Zettler, 2013. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=730846 on 2024-04-13
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original description Bochert, Ralf; Zettler, Michael L. 2013. A record of the genus Trochochaeta (Polychaeta) in the southern hemisphere with description of a new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 93(04): 967-972
page(s): 968-970, figs. 1-5, table 1 [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

Holotype ZSRO ZSRO-P2203, geounit Angolan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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Diagnosis Body slender, thorax with 10 chaetigers. Prostomium elongate, truncate anteriorly, with four slight lobes, with a small conical antenna and a nuchal crest projecting through chaetiger 2; two pairs of minute eyes. Second parapodia biramous, without notochaetae. Acicular spines on neuropodia 2 and 3. Postchaetal lobes entire, low, subrectangular to rounded. Abdominal region from chaetiger 15 without notochaetae, ventrally with pair of conical papillae from chaetigers 13–15. Chaetigers 5 to 10 with reddish areas ventro-lateral and at the base of parapodia. Transitional region from chaetigers 11 to 14 without notochaetae, with bundles of neurochaetae and with neuropodia showing anterior and ventral reddish areas. [details]

Etymology Named after Anke Bochert, wife of the first author. [details]

Type locality Shelf coast off Angola, 15 07.733 S, 12 06.508 E (-15.12888, 12.10846), 83.6 m [details]