WoRMS taxon details

Pseudoproclea Hutchings & Glasby, 1990

325268  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325268)

accepted
Genus
Pseudoproclea australis Hutchings & Glasby, 1990 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, Patricia A. and Glasby, C.J. 1990. Additional new species of the family Terebellidae (Polychaeta) from Western Australia, with a key to all described species of the region, in F.E. Wells, D.I. Walker, H. Kirkman and R. Lethbridge eds., Proceedings of the Third International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Albany, Western Australia: Perth, Western Australian Museum, p. 251-289.
page(s): 283 [details]   
Etymology The generic epithet Pseudoproclea is composed by the Latin prefix of Greek origin pseudo-, meaning 'false' or 'fake', and...  
Etymology The generic epithet Pseudoproclea is composed by the Latin prefix of Greek origin pseudo-, meaning 'false' or 'fake', and the name of the genus Proclea Saint-Joseph, 1894, and ''the new generic name reflects the presumed close relationship between this genus and Proclea'' (Hutchings & Glasby, 1990: 283). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Pseudoproclea Hutchings & Glasby, 1990. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325268 on 2018-05-24
Date
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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-09-22 21:25:12Z
changed
2017-01-12 10:22:50Z
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original description Hutchings, Patricia A. and Glasby, C.J. 1990. Additional new species of the family Terebellidae (Polychaeta) from Western Australia, with a key to all described species of the region, in F.E. Wells, D.I. Walker, H. Kirkman and R. Lethbridge eds., Proceedings of the Third International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Albany, Western Australia: Perth, Western Australian Museum, p. 251-289.
page(s): 283 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Original diagnosis by Hutchings & Glasby (1990: 283): ''Peristomial eye spots present or absent. Branchiae absent. Lateral lobes absent. Notopodia begin on segment 4 and continue for 16 segments. Notosetae mixture of smooth-tipped, broad-bladed capillaries and capillaries with finely denticulated margins. Neuropodia from segment 5, (setiger 2); uncini arranged in double rows on posterior thorax and part of abdomen.'' [details]

Etymology The generic epithet Pseudoproclea is composed by the Latin prefix of Greek origin pseudo-, meaning 'false' or 'fake', and the name of the genus Proclea Saint-Joseph, 1894, and ''the new generic name reflects the presumed close relationship between this genus and Proclea'' (Hutchings & Glasby, 1990: 283). [details]