WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus aciculigerus Kudenov, 1976

326210  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326210)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Kudenov, J.D. (1976). Polychaeta from southeastern Australia 1. Acrocirridae Banse, 1969, from Victoria and New South Wales. Records of the Australian Museum. 30(9): 137-149., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.30.1976.395#sthash.tJg83EGt.93T4ZqcW.dpuf
page(s): 138-139, figs. 1-2 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  AM W.4908, locality New South Wales...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AM W.4908, locality New South Wales (Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Collaroy, Long Reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. -33.738º, long. 151.313º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Long Reef, Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales,...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Long Reef, Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (gazetteer estimate -33.738º, 151.313º).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Mid-tide level.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Mid-tide level.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Long Reef, Collaroy (Sydney, New...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Long Reef, Collaroy (Sydney, New South Wales).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet aciculigerus means...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet aciculigerus means 'bearing aciculae', and is composed by the Latin prefix acicul-, from the Latin noun acicula and meaning 'needle' or 'small pin', and the suffix gerus, from the Latin verb gero and meaning 'to bear' or 'to carry', and seems to refer to the three to six acicula per parapodium the species presents on segment 14.  [details]
WoRMS (2017). Acrocirrus aciculigerus Kudenov, 1976. 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=326210 on 2017-12-13

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original description Kudenov, J.D. (1976). Polychaeta from southeastern Australia 1. Acrocirridae Banse, 1969, from Victoria and New South Wales. Records of the Australian Museum. 30(9): 137-149., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.30.1976.395#sthash.tJg83EGt.93T4ZqcW.dpuf
page(s): 138-139, figs. 1-2 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AM W.4908, locality New South Wales (Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Collaroy, Long Reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. -33.738º, long. 151.313º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype AM W.4907, locality New South Wales (Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Collaroy, Long Reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with a gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.738º, long. 151.313º); mid-tide level, in sand under stones) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Mid-tide level.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Long Reef, Collaroy (Sydney, New South Wales).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet aciculigerus means 'bearing aciculae', and is composed by the Latin prefix acicul-, from the Latin noun acicula and meaning 'needle' or 'small pin', and the suffix gerus, from the Latin verb gero and meaning 'to bear' or 'to carry', and seems to refer to the three to six acicula per parapodium the species presents on segment 14.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In sand under stones, at mid-tide level.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Long Reef, Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (gazetteer estimate -33.738º, 151.313º).  [details]