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Polychaeta name details

Nainereis nannobranchia Chamberlin, 1919

329418  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329418)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. Pacific coast Polychaeta collected by Alexander Agassiz. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 63(6): 251-270., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30574684
page(s): 260-261, plate 2 fig. 10, plate 3 fig. 1 [details]   
Holotype  MCZ 2136, geounit Mendocino  
Holotype MCZ 2136, geounit Mendocino [details]
Note Mendocino, northern California, USA, Pacific...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Mendocino, northern California, USA, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 39.3063° -123.8151°). [details]
Depth range Not stated, probably intertidal to shallow water.   
Depth range Not stated, probably intertidal to shallow water.  [details]

Distribution Eastern Pacific Ocean: Mendocino (northern California, USA).  
Distribution Eastern Pacific Ocean: Mendocino (northern California, USA). [details]

Etymology Not explicitly stated by the author. The specific epithet nannobranchia is composed by the prefix of Greek origin nanno-,...  
Etymology Not explicitly stated by the author. The specific epithet nannobranchia is composed by the prefix of Greek origin nanno-, meaning 'small' or 'smallest', and the Latin noun branchia, meaning 'gills', and refers to the small size of the branchiae of the species: "This form differs from the others known from the coast of California [...] in the marked reduction of the branchiae in the posterior region" (Chamberlin, 1919: 260). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Nainereis nannobranchia Chamberlin, 1919. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329418 on 2021-06-14
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original description Chamberlin, Ralph V. 1919. Pacific coast Polychaeta collected by Alexander Agassiz. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 63(6): 251-270., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30574684
page(s): 260-261, plate 2 fig. 10, plate 3 fig. 1 [details]   

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1938). Annotated list of the types of polychaetous annelids in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College.</em> 85(1): 3-31, plates 1-3., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4537955
page(s): 13 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Orbiniidae Hartman, 1942. pages 1-26. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara
page(s): 18; note: with Naineris dendritica (Kinberg, 1867), after examination of holotype [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MCZ 2136, geounit Mendocino [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Not stated, probably intertidal to shallow water.  [details]

Distribution Eastern Pacific Ocean: Mendocino (northern California, USA). [details]

Etymology Not explicitly stated by the author. The specific epithet nannobranchia is composed by the prefix of Greek origin nanno-, meaning 'small' or 'smallest', and the Latin noun branchia, meaning 'gills', and refers to the small size of the branchiae of the species: "This form differs from the others known from the coast of California [...] in the marked reduction of the branchiae in the posterior region" (Chamberlin, 1919: 260). [details]

Habitat Not stated, probably shoreline.  [details]

Type locality Mendocino, northern California, USA, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 39.3063° -123.8151°). [details]