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Paramphinome australis Monro, 1930

172958  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:172958)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Monro, Charles Carmichael Arthur. (1930). Polychaete worms. <em>Discovery Reports, Cambridge.</em> 2: 1-222., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15904801
page(s): 32-34, fig. 3a-g [details]   
Holotype  NHMUK 1930.10.8.926, geounit South Orkney Islands  
Holotype NHMUK 1930.10.8.926, geounit South Orkney Islands [details]
Type locality contained in South Orkneys  
type locality contained in South Orkneys [details]
Note Off Signy Island, South Orkney Islands,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Off Signy Island, South Orkney Islands, Antarctic Ocean (60º50'30''S, 46º15'00''W), between 244-344 m, in green mud.  [details]
Depth range 244-344 m.   
Depth range 244-344 m.  [details]

Distribution Antarctic Ocean, off South Orkney Islands.   
Distribution Antarctic Ocean, off South Orkney Islands.  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet australis is a Latin adjective meaning 'southern', and presumably refers to the southern...  
Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet australis is a Latin adjective meaning 'southern', and presumably refers to the southern location of the new species, highlighted by Monro (1930: 34): "I believe this to be the first record of this genus in southern waters." [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta database. Paramphinome australis Monro, 1930. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172958 on 2021-11-27
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Paramphinome australis Monro, 1930. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172958 on 2021-11-27
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original description Monro, Charles Carmichael Arthur. (1930). Polychaete worms. <em>Discovery Reports, Cambridge.</em> 2: 1-222., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15904801
page(s): 32-34, fig. 3a-g [details]   

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

additional source Orensanz, José Maria. (1972). Los anelidos poliquetos de la provincia biogeografica Argentina. I. Palmyridae (= Chrysopetalidae), Amphinomidae y Euphrosinidae. <em>Physis.</em> 31(83): 485-501.
page(s): 494; note: record and description from offshore Uruguay [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Böggemann, Markus 2009. Polychaetes (Annelida) of the abyssal SE Atlantic. Organisms Diversity & Evolution, 9, 252-428. , available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1439609209000464
page(s): 278 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK 1930.10.8.926, geounit South Orkney Islands [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 244-344 m.  [details]

Distribution Antarctic Ocean, off South Orkney Islands.  [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet australis is a Latin adjective meaning 'southern', and presumably refers to the southern location of the new species, highlighted by Monro (1930: 34): "I believe this to be the first record of this genus in southern waters." [details]

Habitat Green mud, 244-344 m depth.  [details]

Specimen Holotype deposited at the Natural History Museum, London (NHMUK 1930.10.8.926).  [details]

Type locality Off Signy Island, South Orkney Islands, Antarctic Ocean (60º50'30''S, 46º15'00''W), between 244-344 m, in green mud.  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Paramphinome australis (1) 55906)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Paramphinome australis 55906)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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