WoRMS taxon details

Aedicira oregonensis Fauchald & Hancock, 1981

326226  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326226)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Fauchald, K.; Hancock, D.R. (1981). Deep-water polychaetes from a transect off central Oregon. Allan Hancock Monographs in Marine Biology. 11: 1-73., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10088/3445
page(s): 7, plate 1 fig. a [details]   
Holotype  LACM Poly 1162, locality Cascadia Plain...  
Holotype LACM Poly 1162, locality Cascadia Plain (Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, NE Pacific, sta. AD-139, NAD-24 (start 44º39.4'N, 126º59.1'W, finish 44º39.8'N, 126º59.2'W); 2800 m, silty clay) [details]
Note Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, USA, NE...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, USA, NE Pacific Ocean (start 44.6567º, -126.9850º; finish 44.6633º, -126.9867º), 2800 m, silty clay.  [details]
Type material Holotype (Poly 1162) and paratypes (Poly 1163) deposited in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, USA.  [details]
Depth range 1200-2900 m.  
Depth range 1200-2900 m. [details]

Distribution NE Pacific Ocean: off central Oregon (USA).   
Distribution NE Pacific Ocean: off central Oregon (USA).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet oregonensis refers to the type locality of the species, off central Oregon (USA).   
Etymology The specific epithet oregonensis refers to the type locality of the species, off central Oregon (USA).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Aedicira oregonensis Fauchald & Hancock, 1981. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326226 on 2018-05-25
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2016-05-11 15:16:59Z
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original description Fauchald, K.; Hancock, D.R. (1981). Deep-water polychaetes from a transect off central Oregon. Allan Hancock Monographs in Marine Biology. 11: 1-73., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10088/3445
page(s): 7, plate 1 fig. a [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Fauchald, K.; Hancock, D.R. (1981). Deep-water polychaetes from a transect off central Oregon. Allan Hancock Monographs in Marine Biology. 11: 1-73., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10088/3445 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype LACM Poly 1162, locality Cascadia Plain (Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, NE Pacific, sta. AD-139, NAD-24 (start 44º39.4'N, 126º59.1'W, finish 44º39.8'N, 126º59.2'W); 2800 m, silty clay) [details]
Paratype LACM Poly 1163, locality Cascadia Plain (Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, NE Pacific, sta. AD-139, NAD-24 (start 44º39.4'N, 126º59.1'W, finish 44º39.8'N, 126º59.2'W), 2800 m, silty clay) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 1200-2900 m. [details]

Distribution NE Pacific Ocean: off central Oregon (USA).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet oregonensis refers to the type locality of the species, off central Oregon (USA).  [details]

Habitat Sandy silt to silty clay, at bathyal depths.  [details]

Type locality Cascadia Abyssal Plain, off Oregon, USA, NE Pacific Ocean (start 44.6567º, -126.9850º; finish 44.6633º, -126.9867º), 2800 m, silty clay.  [details]

Type material Holotype (Poly 1162) and paratypes (Poly 1163) deposited in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, USA.  [details]