WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAparaonis abyssalis Hartman, 1965

326476  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326476)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, Olga. (1965). Deep-water benthic polychaetous annelids off New England to Bermuda and other North Atlantic areas. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 28: 1-384., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/20299
page(s): 135-136, plate 25 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  LACM AHF, locality New England (USA) (abyssal...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype LACM AHF, locality New England (USA) (abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda, NW Atlantic Ocean, R/V Atlantis Sta. JJ1 (37º27'N, 68º41'W); 4436 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Atlantic Ocean off New England, abyssal plain...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean off New England, abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda (37.45, -68.6833), 4436 m. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype deposited in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, USA. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4436 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4436 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution NW Atlantic, abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda. Known only from the type locality.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution NW Atlantic, abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda. Known only from the type locality. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet abyssalis is a Latin adjective meaning 'of or pertaining to an abyss', and refers to the habitat of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet abyssalis is a Latin adjective meaning 'of or pertaining to an abyss', and refers to the habitat of the species, the abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda, where it was collected at an abyssal depth of 4436 m. [details]
WoRMS (2008). Aparaonis abyssalis Hartman, 1965. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326476 on 2018-01-21

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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 Hartman, Olga. (1965). Deep-water benthic polychaetous annelids off New England to Bermuda and other North Atlantic areas. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 28: 1-384., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/20299
page(s): 135-136, plate 25 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Hartman, Olga. (1965). Deep-water benthic polychaetous annelids off New England to Bermuda and other North Atlantic areas. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 28: 1-384., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/20299 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype LACM AHF, locality New England (USA) (abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda, NW Atlantic Ocean, R/V Atlantis Sta. JJ1 (37º27'N, 68º41'W); 4436 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4436 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution NW Atlantic, abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda. Known only from the type locality. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment The species Aparaonis abyssalis Hartman, 1965 does not seem to belong to the family Paraonidae. It seems to be closer to the family Cirratulidae. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet abyssalis is a Latin adjective meaning 'of or pertaining to an abyss', and refers to the habitat of the species, the abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda, where it was collected at an abyssal depth of 4436 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Abyssal plain, soft sediment at 4436 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean off New England, abyssal plain between New England and Bermuda (37.45, -68.6833), 4436 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype deposited in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, USA. [details]
 

Feeding Type
adult: deposit feeder: subsurface [details]