WoRMS taxon details

Questa caudicirra Hartman, 1966

130860  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130860)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, O. 1966. Quantitive survey of the benthos of San Pedro Basin, southern California. Part II. Final results and conclusions. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 19(2): 187-455., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27911709
page(s): 197-198, plate 4 figs. 1-6 [details]   
Holotype  LACM, geounit California  
Holotype LACM, geounit California [details]
Note Santa Catalina Island (California, USA), 9.15...  
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Type locality Santa Catalina Island (California, USA), 9.15 miles, 152º T. from W End Light, on Farnsworth Bank. [details]
Depth range 7-124 m deep.  
Depth range 7-124 m deep. [details]

Distribution West coast of North America (California, British Columbia). Also recorded from the Gulf of Mexico (Florida). The records...  
Distribution West coast of North America (California, British Columbia). Also recorded from the Gulf of Mexico (Florida). The records from the Mediterranean Sea and the Canary Islands refer to different species.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet refers to the presence of a pair of dorsolaterally and similar, slightly longer ventrolaterally...  
Etymology The specific epithet refers to the presence of a pair of dorsolaterally and similar, slightly longer ventrolaterally inserted cirriform processes surrounding the anal pore. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Questa caudicirra Hartman, 1966. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=130860 on 2021-10-28
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original description Hartman, O. 1966. Quantitive survey of the benthos of San Pedro Basin, southern California. Part II. Final results and conclusions. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 19(2): 187-455., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27911709
page(s): 197-198, plate 4 figs. 1-6 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

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

additional source Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. <em>Oceanogry and Marine Biology: an Annual Review.</em> 43: 419-453. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Giere, O.; Erséus, C. (1998). A systematic account of the Questidae (Annelida, Polychaeta), with description of new taxa. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 27(4): 345-360., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1998.tb00466.x
page(s): 352 [details]   

additional source Hobson, K. D. (1976). Protoariciella oligobranchia new species (Orbiniidae) and six new records of Orbiniidae, Questidae, and Paraonidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from British Columbia. <i>Canadian Journal of Zoology</i>. 54(4): 591-596., available online at https://doi.org/10.1139/z76-069
page(s): 595, fig. 2a-e [details]   

additional source Giere, O.; Riserathan, N.W. (1981). Questidae - Polychaetes with Oligochaetoid morphology and development. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 10: 95-103., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1981.tb00488.x
page(s): 98-99 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). <em>Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity.</em> Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at https://books.google.es/books?id=CphA8hiwaFIC&lpg=PR1&pg=PA751 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype LACM, geounit California [details]
Nontype CMN 3398, geounit British Columbia [details]
Nontype RBCM 974-257-22, geounit British Columbia [details]
Nontype USNM 52681, geounit British Columbia [details]
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Alien species The species was reported from the Mediterranean Sea by Somaschini & Gravina (1993). However, this record was based on a misidentification, and the Mediterranean specimens were later described as a new species, Questa mediterranea, by Giere & Erséus (1998).  [details]

Depth range 7-124 m deep. [details]

Distribution West coast of North America (California, British Columbia). Also recorded from the Gulf of Mexico (Florida). The records from the Mediterranean Sea and the Canary Islands refer to different species.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet refers to the presence of a pair of dorsolaterally and similar, slightly longer ventrolaterally inserted cirriform processes surrounding the anal pore. [details]

Type locality Santa Catalina Island (California, USA), 9.15 miles, 152º T. from W End Light, on Farnsworth Bank. [details]