WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocirrus columbianus Banse, 1979

326211  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326211)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Banse, K. (1979). Acrocirrus columbianus and A. occipitalis, two new polychaetes (Acrocirridae) from the northeast Pacific Ocean. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 91(4): 923-928., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107593#page/961/mode/1up
page(s): 924-926, fig. 1a-b [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  RBCPM 977-233, locality Strait of Juan de...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype RBCPM 977-233, locality Strait of Juan de Fuca (Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W); 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia,...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W), 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4.5-7.5 m.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4.5-7.5 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: British Columbia (Canada).   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: British Columbia (Canada).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet columbianus refers to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet columbianus refers to the region of the type locality of the species, British Columbia (Canada).  [details]
WoRMS (2017). Acrocirrus columbianus Banse, 1979. 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=326211 on 2017-12-18

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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Banse, K. (1979). Acrocirrus columbianus and A. occipitalis, two new polychaetes (Acrocirridae) from the northeast Pacific Ocean. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 91(4): 923-928., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107593#page/961/mode/1up
page(s): 924-926, fig. 1a-b [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype RBCPM 977-233, locality Strait of Juan de Fuca (Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W); 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype RBCPM 977-234, locality Strait of Juan de Fuca (Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W); 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype USNM 55731, locality Strait of Juan de Fuca (Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W); 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4.5-7.5 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: British Columbia (Canada).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet columbianus refers to the region of the type locality of the species, British Columbia (Canada).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clumps, at subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Canada, British Columbia, Victoria, Brochie Ledge, off Ogden Point breakwater (geoccordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately, lat. 48º24'23''N, long. 123º23'16.8''W), 4.5-7.5 m, in rocky habitat, from base of Balanus nubilus clump, apparently in burrows of unknown origin in the calcareous material.  [details]