WoRMS taxon details

Hadrachaeta Hutchings, 1977

325253  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325253)

accepted
Genus
Hadrachaeta aspeta Hutchings, 1977 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, P. (1977). Terebelliform Polychaeta of the families Ampharetidae, Terebellidae and Trichobranchidae from Australia, chiefly from Moreton Bay, Queensland. Records of the Australian Museum. 31(1): 1-38., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.31.1977.232
page(s): 16-17 [details]   
Etymology Not stated. Unknown. The specific epithet is composed of two words the second of which is chaeta, a Latin noun of Greek...  
Etymology Not stated. Unknown. The specific epithet is composed of two words the second of which is chaeta, a Latin noun of Greek origin meaning 'hair' or 'bristle'.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hadrachaeta Hutchings, 1977. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325253 on 2018-05-20
Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-09-20 01:59:56Z
changed
2016-01-23 21:54:27Z
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original description Hutchings, P. (1977). Terebelliform Polychaeta of the families Ampharetidae, Terebellidae and Trichobranchidae from Australia, chiefly from Moreton Bay, Queensland. Records of the Australian Museum. 31(1): 1-38., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.31.1977.232
page(s): 16-17 [details]   

basis of record Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis "Compact prostomium with thickened outfolded lips, numerous thick grooved oral tentacles. Three pairs of simple gills on segments 2-4. Lateral lobes poorly defined. Notopodia from segment 4 (3rd branchiferous) and continue for 16 segments, with finely serrated capillary notosetae. Uncini from setiger 2, and continue to pygidium. Uncini of 1st, 4 rows, heavily chitinized long handled hooks, following ones avicular." (Hutchings, 1977: 16)  [details]

Etymology Not stated. Unknown. The specific epithet is composed of two words the second of which is chaeta, a Latin noun of Greek origin meaning 'hair' or 'bristle'.  [details]