WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogone minuscula Hartman, 1953

174844 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174844)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, O. 1953. Non-pelagic polychaeta of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903. Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903, 4(11): 1-83.
page(s): 26-27, fig. 5a-f [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  SMNH , locality South Georgia (South Georgia,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMNH , locality South Georgia (South Georgia, Moraine Fjord (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -54.326º, long. -36.476º); 148 m, mud) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, Moraine Fjord...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, Moraine Fjord (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -54.326º, long. -36.476º), 148 m depth. Moraine Fjord is a small basin 5 km long and 200 m deep, with an entrance blocked by a reef, with a sill 2-7 m deep separating it from Cumberland East Bay.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 75-148 m (South Georgia), and 12-40 m...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 75-148 m (South Georgia), and 12-40 m (Falkland Islands).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctic Ocean: South Georgia and Falkland...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctic Ocean: South Georgia and Falkland Islands.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet minuscula refers to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet minuscula refers to the small size of the worm (3 mm long, 0.2 mm wide, 24-35 segments).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, Moraine Fjord...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, Moraine Fjord (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -54.326º, long. -36.476º), 148 m depth. Moraine Fjord is a small basin 5 km long and 200 m deep, with an entrance blocked by a reef, with a sill 2-7 m deep separating it from Cumberland East Bay.  [details]
Gil, J.; Sicinski, J. (2017). Exogone minuscula Hartman, 1953. 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=174844 on 2017-11-23

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2005-07-14 08:59:00Z
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2006-08-21 15:27:10Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2017-01-19 11:28:17Z
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original description Hartman, O. 1953. Non-pelagic polychaeta of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903. Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903, 4(11): 1-83.
page(s): 26-27, fig. 5a-f [details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Barroso, Rômulo; De Paiva, Paulo Cesar; Nogueira, João Miguel De Matos; Fukuda, Marcelo Veronesi. (2017). Deep sea Syllidae (Annelida, Phyllodocida) from Southwestern Atlantic. Zootaxa. 4221(4): 401–430., available online at http://www.biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4221.4.1
page(s): 411-413, fig. 7 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMNH , locality South Georgia (South Georgia, Moraine Fjord (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -54.326º, long. -36.476º); 148 m, mud) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 75-148 m (South Georgia), and 12-40 m (Falkland Islands).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctic Ocean: South Georgia and Falkland Islands.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet minuscula refers to the small size of the worm (3 mm long, 0.2 mm wide, 24-35 segments).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Mud, muddy sediments with algae or stones, on shells and rocks, sand, sand with algae, and gravel.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, Moraine Fjord (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -54.326º, long. -36.476º), 148 m depth. Moraine Fjord is a small basin 5 km long and 200 m deep, with an entrance blocked by a reef, with a sill 2-7 m deep separating it from Cumberland East Bay.  [details]