WoRMS name details

Litancyra Hutchings, 1977

325256  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325256)

 unaccepted (Subjective synonym)
Genus

Species Litancyra octoseta Hutchings, 1977 accepted as Polycirrus octosetus (Hutchings, 1977) (superseded original combination)
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): 9-10 [details]   
Etymology Not stated. Unknown.   
Etymology Not stated. Unknown.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Litancyra Hutchings, 1977. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325256 on 2018-05-21
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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2011-09-20 01:59:56Z
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2014-11-01 17:55:15Z
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2014-11-02 19:13:26Z
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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): 9-10 [details]   

source of synonymy Hutchings, P.A.; Glasby, C.J. (1986). The Polycirrinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. Records of the Australian Museum. 38(6): 319-350., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.38.1986.185
page(s): 330, 339 [details]   
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Diagnosis "Tentacular lobe, long and expanded. Thoracic notosetae, 8 pairs with frayed tips, beginning on segment 2. Gills absent. Uncini long-handled hooks, restricted to abdomen, borne on elevated tori. Ventral pads absent." (Hutchings, 1977: 9) [details]

Etymology Not stated. Unknown.  [details]