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Sigambra magnuncus Paterson & Glover, 2000

331925  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331925)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Paterson, Gordon L.J.; Glover, Adrian G. (2000). A new species of <i>Sigambra</i> (Polychaeta, Pilargidae) from the abyssal plains of the NE Atlantic. <em>Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, London (Zoology).</em> 66(2): 167-170., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41005372
page(s): 167-170, figs. 1-5 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
Holotype  NHMUK 2000.1852, geounit Porcupine Abyssal Plain  
Holotype NHMUK 2000.1852, geounit Porcupine Abyssal Plain [details]
Note Northeast Atlantic Ocean, Porcupine Abyssal...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Northeast Atlantic Ocean, Porcupine Abyssal Plain (48º51.5'N, 16º29.6'W), 4844 m, sediment layer 1-3 cm.  [details]
Depth range 3945-5597 m.   
Depth range 3945-5597 m.  [details]

Distribution Atlantic abyssal plains of Porcupine, Tagus, Madeira, Cape Verde, Guinea and Angola.   
Distribution Atlantic abyssal plains of Porcupine, Tagus, Madeira, Cape Verde, Guinea and Angola.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet magnuncus derives from the large conspicuous hooks on the notopodia (Latin magnus, 'large', and uncus,...  
Etymology The specific epithet magnuncus derives from the large conspicuous hooks on the notopodia (Latin magnus, 'large', and uncus, 'hook').  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Sigambra magnuncus Paterson & Glover, 2000. Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331925 on 2021-12-05
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2021). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Sigambra magnuncus Paterson & Glover, 2000. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331925 on 2021-12-05
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original description Paterson, Gordon L.J.; Glover, Adrian G. (2000). A new species of <i>Sigambra</i> (Polychaeta, Pilargidae) from the abyssal plains of the NE Atlantic. <em>Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, London (Zoology).</em> 66(2): 167-170., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41005372
page(s): 167-170, figs. 1-5 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

context source (Deepsea) Budaeva N.E., Jirkov I.A., Savilova T.A., Paterson G.L.J. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Polychaeta. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 217–230 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

redescription 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): 376-378, figs. 113-116, appendix 1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK 2000.1852, geounit Porcupine Abyssal Plain [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 3945-5597 m.  [details]

Distribution Atlantic abyssal plains of Porcupine, Tagus, Madeira, Cape Verde, Guinea and Angola.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet magnuncus derives from the large conspicuous hooks on the notopodia (Latin magnus, 'large', and uncus, 'hook').  [details]

Habitat Abyssal depths, probably in soft sediments.  [details]

Type locality Northeast Atlantic Ocean, Porcupine Abyssal Plain (48º51.5'N, 16º29.6'W), 4844 m, sediment layer 1-3 cm.  [details]

From other sources
Specimen Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, POLY TYPE 11 [details]
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