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Polychaeta taxon details

Pistella franciscana Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015

867431  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:867431)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Nogueira, Joao M. de Matos; Hutchings, Pat A.; Carrerette, Orlemir. (2015). Terebellidae (Annelida, Terebelliformia) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4019(1): 484-576., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.18
page(s): 534-539, figs. 2H-I, 32-35 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  AM W.45445, geounit Great Barrier Reef  
Holotype AM W.45445, geounit Great Barrier Reef [details]
Note Southwest Pacific, Australia, Queensland,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Southwest Pacific, Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, north of North Point (14º38'36''S, 145º27'09''E).  [details]
Depth range Intertidal to 24 m.   
Depth range Intertidal to 24 m.  [details]

Distribution Southwest Pacific: Lizard Island region of the Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Queensland)  
Distribution Southwest Pacific: Lizard Island region of the Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Queensland) [details]

Etymology The specific epithet franciscana refers to the unusual pattern of ciliation of the branchial filaments, encircling a bald...  
Etymology The specific epithet franciscana refers to the unusual pattern of ciliation of the branchial filaments, encircling a bald tip and resembling the tonsure of many monks, including the ones belonging to the Order of Ecumenical Franciscans.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta database. Pistella franciscana Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=867431 on 2023-01-28
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original description Nogueira, Joao M. de Matos; Hutchings, Pat A.; Carrerette, Orlemir. (2015). Terebellidae (Annelida, Terebelliformia) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4019(1): 484-576., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.18
page(s): 534-539, figs. 2H-I, 32-35 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Holotype AM W.45445, geounit Great Barrier Reef [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to 24 m.  [details]

Distribution Southwest Pacific: Lizard Island region of the Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Queensland) [details]

Etymology The specific epithet franciscana refers to the unusual pattern of ciliation of the branchial filaments, encircling a bald tip and resembling the tonsure of many monks, including the ones belonging to the Order of Ecumenical Franciscans.  [details]

Habitat Sand, coral rubble, sponges and among Halophila seagrasses, at shallow depths.  [details]

Type locality Southwest Pacific, Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, north of North Point (14º38'36''S, 145º27'09''E).  [details]