WoRMS taxon details

Abyssocapitella Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000

325675  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325675)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Buzhinskaja, G.N.; Smirnov, R.V. (2000). Abyssocapitella commensalis gen. et sp. n. associated with the deep-sea pogonophore Spirobrachia leospira Gureeva, 1975 (Polychaeta: Capitellidae). Ophelia. 52(3): 171-176., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00785236.1999.10409425
page(s): 172 [details]   
Note Abyssocapitella commensalis Buzhinskaja &...  
From editor or global species database
Type species Abyssocapitella commensalis Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000.  [details]
Etymology The generic name refers to the depth of the locality where the genus was originally found, and its similarity to the genus...  
Etymology The generic name refers to the depth of the locality where the genus was originally found, and its similarity to the genus Capitella.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Abyssocapitella Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325675 on 2018-06-19
Date
action
by
2008-03-14 12:50:56Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2013-07-12 16:58:09Z
changed
2016-02-26 19:52:02Z
changed

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original description Buzhinskaja, G.N.; Smirnov, R.V. (2000). Abyssocapitella commensalis gen. et sp. n. associated with the deep-sea pogonophore Spirobrachia leospira Gureeva, 1975 (Polychaeta: Capitellidae). Ophelia. 52(3): 171-176., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00785236.1999.10409425
page(s): 172 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
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Diagnosis Thorax with achaetous peristomium and 4 setigerous segments. First setiger complete with notopodia and neuropodia. Setigers 1-4 with capillary notosetae and neuropodial hooded hooks. Abdominal setigers with hooded hooks only, except for notopodia of setiger 5, which sometimes bears both capillaries and hooks. Branchiae and nephridial papillae absent. Pygidium simple lobe, without cirri.  [details]

Etymology The generic name refers to the depth of the locality where the genus was originally found, and its similarity to the genus Capitella.  [details]

Type species Abyssocapitella commensalis Buzhinskaja & Smirnov, 2000.  [details]