WoRMS taxon details

Diopatra akarana Knox & Hicks, 1973

326930  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326930)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Knox, G. A. and Hicks, K. 1973. The polychaetes of New Zealand. Part 5. Onuphidae. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 3(2): 281-294. [details]   
Holotype  CMNZ AQ 3444, geounit Auckland  
Holotype CMNZ AQ 3444, geounit Auckland [details]
Note Bayswater, Auckland, New Zealand, gazetteer...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Bayswater, Auckland, New Zealand, gazetteer adjusted geolocation -36.8123 174.7753 [details]
Etymology Authors: "akarana" is the Maori pronunciation of Auckland" This is correct as Akarana is a transliteration of the European...  
Etymology Authors: "akarana" is the Maori pronunciation of Auckland" This is correct as Akarana is a transliteration of the European name for the location, named after the English politician Earl of Auckland. The Maori location name, not used, would have been Tāmaki-Makau-rau [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Diopatra akarana Knox & Hicks, 1973. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326930 on 2019-11-13
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

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original description Knox, G. A. and Hicks, K. 1973. The polychaetes of New Zealand. Part 5. Onuphidae. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 3(2): 281-294. [details]   

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype CMNZ AQ 3444, geounit Auckland [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology Authors: "akarana" is the Maori pronunciation of Auckland" This is correct as Akarana is a transliteration of the European name for the location, named after the English politician Earl of Auckland. The Maori location name, not used, would have been Tāmaki-Makau-rau [details]

Type locality Bayswater, Auckland, New Zealand, gazetteer adjusted geolocation -36.8123 174.7753 [details]