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Polychaeta taxon details

Thelepus pulvinus Hutchings, 1990

332572  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332572)

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): 392-394, fig. 7a-d [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note Pacific Ocean, Hong Kong, HOLOTYPE: AMW201895...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Pacific Ocean, Hong Kong [details]
Type material HOLOTYPE: AMW201895 from Hong Kong, Cox Head Rocks [details]
Depth range 2-15 m.  
Depth range 2-15 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 pulvinus is Latin meaning 'a raised ridge', referring to the arrangement of the branchial filaments...  
Etymology "The specific name pulvinus is Latin meaning 'a raised ridge', referring to the arrangement of the branchial filaments which arise from a thickened ridge" (Hutchings, 1990: 394).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Thelepus pulvinus Hutchings, 1990. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332572 on 2021-09-22
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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): 392-394, fig. 7a-d [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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range 2-15 m. [details]

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

Etymology "The specific name pulvinus is Latin meaning 'a raised ridge', referring to the arrangement of the branchial filaments which arise from a thickened ridge" (Hutchings, 1990: 394).  [details]

Habitat Intertidal and rocky subtidal areas (2-15 m), with tubes firmly cemented onto the undersurface of the rocks. [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Hong Kong [details]

Type material HOLOTYPE: AMW201895 from Hong Kong, Cox Head Rocks [details]