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Exogone (Parexogone) gambiae Lanera, Sordino & San Martín, 1994

131301  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131301)

accepted
Species
Exogone gambiae Lanera, Sordino & San Martín, 1994· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Lanera, Pasquale, Sordino, Paolo, and San Martin, G. 1994. Exogone (Parexogone) gambiae, a new species of Exogoninae (Polychaeta, Syllidae) from the Mediterranean Sea. Bollettino di Zoologia, 61: 235-240., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/11250009409355891
page(s): 236, figs. 2-3 [details]   
Holotype  MNHN POLY TYPE 752, locality Tyrrhenian Sea...  
Holotype MNHN POLY TYPE 752, locality Tyrrhenian Sea (Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Ponza Island (40º55'21"N, 12º58'50"E); Posidonia oceanica bed, 10 m) [details]
Note Mediterranean Sea, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Mediterranean Sea, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Ponza Island (40º55'21"N, 12º58'50"E).  [details]
Depth range 4-30 m.  
Depth range 4-30 m. [details]

Distribution Endemic Mediterranean: Chafarinas Islands, South Spain, Tyrrhenian Sea, Cyprus, Aegean Sea.  
Distribution Endemic Mediterranean: Chafarinas Islands, South Spain, Tyrrhenian Sea, Cyprus, Aegean Sea. [details]

Etymology The species is named in honor of Dr. Maria Cristina Gambi, friend of the authors, as a tribute to her contribution to the...  
Etymology The species is named in honor of Dr. Maria Cristina Gambi, friend of the authors, as a tribute to her contribution to the knowledge of the polychaetes.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Exogone (Parexogone) gambiae Lanera, Sordino & San Martín, 1994. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131301 on 2018-06-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-03-12 09:17:28Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Lanera, Pasquale, Sordino, Paolo, and San Martin, G. 1994. Exogone (Parexogone) gambiae, a new species of Exogoninae (Polychaeta, Syllidae) from the Mediterranean Sea. Bollettino di Zoologia, 61: 235-240., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/11250009409355891
page(s): 236, figs. 2-3 [details]   

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 Musco, Luigi; Giangrande, Adriana. (2005). Mediterranean Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) revisited: biogeography, diversity and species fidelity to environmental features. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 304: 143-153 + 4 pp. Supplementary appendix., available online at https://doi.org/10.3354/meps304143 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Çinar ME, Ergen Z & Benli HA (2003) Autolytinae and Exogoninae (Polychaeta: Syllidae) from northern Cyprus (Eastern Mediterranean Sea) with a checklist of species reported from the Levant Sea. Bull Mar Sci 72(3):741-767 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription San Martín, G. (2003). Annelida, Polychaeta II: Syllidae. In: Ramos MA et al. (eds) Fauna Iberica, Vol 21, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales. CSIC, Madrid. p 1-554. [details]   

basis of record  (ofExogone gambiae Lanera, Sordino & San Martín, 1994) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

Holotype MNHN POLY TYPE 752, locality Tyrrhenian Sea (Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Ponza Island (40º55'21"N, 12º58'50"E); Posidonia oceanica bed, 10 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 4-30 m. [details]

Distribution Endemic Mediterranean: Chafarinas Islands, South Spain, Tyrrhenian Sea, Cyprus, Aegean Sea. [details]

Etymology The species is named in honor of Dr. Maria Cristina Gambi, friend of the authors, as a tribute to her contribution to the knowledge of the polychaetes.  [details]

Habitat On Posidonia oceanica beds, mainly on rhizomes and "matte morte", and on hard bottom communities, among photophile algae.  [details]

Specimen Holotype at the Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (MNHN POLY TYPE 752). Paratypes also deposited at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, USA (USNM 142027) and at the Musée Océanographique de Monaco (MOM 186-012). [details]

Type locality Mediterranean Sea, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Ponza Island (40º55'21"N, 12º58'50"E).  [details]

From other sources
Bioclimatic category temperate [details]