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Polychaeta taxon details

Polycirrus quadratus Hutchings, 1990

330892  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330892)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, Patricia Ann. (1990). Terebellidae (Polychaeta) from the Hong Kong region. In: Morton, Brian (Ed.). <em>Proceedings of the Second International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China.</em> Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. pp: 377-412.
page(s): 384-386, fig. 3a-e [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note Pacific Ocean, Hong Kong, HOLOTYPE: AM...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Pacific Ocean, Hong Kong [details]
Type material HOLOTYPE: AM W201886, examined by Glasby and Hutchings (2014) [details]
Depth range 2-5 m.  
Depth range 2-5 m. [details]

Distribution Western Pacific Ocean: Hong Kong (South China Sea).  
Distribution Western Pacific Ocean: Hong Kong (South China Sea). [details]

Etymology "The specific name is derived from the word quadratus meaning 'four cornered' or 'square', referring to the development of...  
Etymology "The specific name is derived from the word quadratus meaning 'four cornered' or 'square', referring to the development of the tentacular membrane and lower lip" (Hutchings, 1990: 386). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Polycirrus quadratus Hutchings, 1990. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330892 on 2021-09-20
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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 Hutchings, Patricia Ann. (1990). Terebellidae (Polychaeta) from the Hong Kong region. In: Morton, Brian (Ed.). <em>Proceedings of the Second International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China.</em> Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. pp: 377-412.
page(s): 384-386, fig. 3a-e [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Hutchings, Patricia Ann. (1990). Terebellidae (Polychaeta) from the Hong Kong region. In: Morton, Brian (Ed.). <em>Proceedings of the Second International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China.</em> Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. pp: 377-412. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Patricia A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of <em>Polycirrus</em> Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Depth range 2-5 m. [details]

Distribution Western Pacific Ocean: Hong Kong (South China Sea). [details]

Etymology "The specific name is derived from the word quadratus meaning 'four cornered' or 'square', referring to the development of the tentacular membrane and lower lip" (Hutchings, 1990: 386). [details]

Habitat Underneath boulders, 2-5 m. [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Hong Kong [details]

Type material HOLOTYPE: AM W201886, examined by Glasby and Hutchings (2014) [details]

From other sources
Specimen Australian Museum, Sydney [details]