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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeonnates persica Wesenberg-Lund, 1949

130378  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130378)

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Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wesenberg-Lund, Elise. (1949). Polychaetes of the Iranian Gulf. Danish Scientific Investigations in Iran. 4: 247-400.
page(s): 275-277, figs. 11-12 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  ZMC , locality Persian Gulf (two miles west...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMC , locality Persian Gulf (two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham), Iran, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (26°57'N, 53°26'E); 20 m, clay with a little of sand) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham),...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham), Iran, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (26.95°, 53.4333°). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 20 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 20 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf (Iranian coasts);...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf (Iranian coasts); Mozambique (Morrumbene Estuary). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet persica refers to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet persica refers to the type locality of the species, the Persian Gulf. [details]
Gil, J.; Glasby, C.; Bellan, G. (2017). Leonnates persica Wesenberg-Lund, 1949. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130378 on 2017-12-15

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Wesenberg-Lund, Elise. (1949). Polychaetes of the Iranian Gulf. Danish Scientific Investigations in Iran. 4: 247-400.
page(s): 275-277, figs. 11-12 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Day, J.H. (1967). A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. British Museum (Natural History). London. vol 1 & vol 2, 1-878., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 328-330, fig. 14.11.g-m [details]   

additional source Day, John H. (1957). The Polychaet Fauna of South Africa. Part 4. New species and records from Natal and Moçambique. Annals of the Natal Museum. 14(1): 59-129.
page(s): 76-78, fig. 3l [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMC , locality Persian Gulf (two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham), Iran, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (26°57'N, 53°26'E); 20 m, clay with a little of sand) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 20 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf (Iranian coasts); Mozambique (Morrumbene Estuary). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet persica refers to the type locality of the species, the Persian Gulf. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sand with some clay, 20 m depth. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Two miles west of Mujgan (= Bandar-e-Mogham), Iran, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (26.95°, 53.4333°). [details]