WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAonides mayaguezensis Foster, 1969

157179

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157179

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Foster, N.M. (1969). New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 82(38): 381-400., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107580#page/417/mode/1up
page(s): 393-395, figs. 22-33 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 39485, locality Puerto Rico (off...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 39485, locality Puerto Rico (off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º); 10 feet depth (= about 3 m)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Puerto Rican part of the Caribbean Sea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Puerto Rican part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º), 10 feet depth (= about 3 m). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype (USNM 39485) and paratype (USNM 39486) deposited in the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 3-101 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 3-101 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to Puerto Rico; Gulf of Mexico. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet mayaguezensis refers to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet mayaguezensis refers to the type locality of the species, Mayagüez (Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º), 10 feet depth (= about 3 m). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype (USNM 39485) and paratype (USNM...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype (USNM 39485) and paratype (USNM 39486) deposited in the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA. [details]
Gil, J. (2017). Aonides mayaguezensis Foster, 1969. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157179 on 2017-11-18

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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-01-17 02:00:40Z
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original description Foster, N.M. (1969). New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 82(38): 381-400., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107580#page/417/mode/1up
page(s): 393-395, figs. 22-33 [details]   

basis of record Uebelacker, Joan M.; Johnson, Paul G. (eds). (1984). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Final report to the Minerals Management Service, contract 14-12-001-29091. Volumes 1-7, Barry M. Vittor & Associates. Mobile, Alabama., available online at https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002201750 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 39485, locality Puerto Rico (off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º); 10 feet depth (= about 3 m)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 3-101 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to Puerto Rico; Gulf of Mexico. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet mayaguezensis refers to the type locality of the species, Mayagüez (Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Not stated. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º), 10 feet depth (= about 3 m). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype (USNM 39485) and paratype (USNM 39486) deposited in the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA. [details]