WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBerkeleyia profunda Hartman, 1971

327226  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327226)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, Olga. (1971). Abyssal polychaetous annelids from the Mozambique Basin off southeast Africa, with a compendium of abyssal polychaetous annelids from world-wide areas. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 28(10): 1407-1428., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/f71-219
page(s): 1409-1411, fig. 2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  AHF , locality Mozambique Basin (Mozambique...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AHF , locality Mozambique Basin (Mozambique Basin, Southwest Indian Ocean, R/V Anton Bruun Cruise 7, St. 382C (36º06-10'S; 41º14-15'E); 4886-5069 m, red-brown mud) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Mozambique Basin, Indian Ocean (34°06-10'S,...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mozambique Basin, Indian Ocean (34°06-10'S, 41°14-15'E).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4886-5089 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4886-5089 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Basin. Known from the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Basin. Known from the type locality, from a single specimen.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet profunda is the feminine...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet profunda is the feminine of the Latin adjective profundus, meaning 'deep' or 'profound', and refers to the known depth range of the species.  [details]
WoRMS (2008). Berkeleyia profunda. 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=327226 on 2017-12-17

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original description Hartman, Olga. (1971). Abyssal polychaetous annelids from the Mozambique Basin off southeast Africa, with a compendium of abyssal polychaetous annelids from world-wide areas. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 28(10): 1407-1428., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/f71-219
page(s): 1409-1411, fig. 2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Hartman, Olga. (1971). Abyssal polychaetous annelids from the Mozambique Basin off southeast Africa, with a compendium of abyssal polychaetous annelids from world-wide areas. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 28(10): 1407-1428., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/f71-219 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AHF , locality Mozambique Basin (Mozambique Basin, Southwest Indian Ocean, R/V Anton Bruun Cruise 7, St. 382C (36º06-10'S; 41º14-15'E); 4886-5069 m, red-brown mud) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 4886-5089 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Orbiniinae with pointed prostomium, abdominal branchiae and all thoracic setae crenulated capillaries. Twelve thoracic segments; transition from thorax to abdomen abrupt. Abdominal notopodia with crenulated capillaries and furcate setae; abdominal neuropodia with crenulated capillaries and acicular spines.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Basin. Known from the type locality, from a single specimen.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Abyssal species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet profunda is the feminine of the Latin adjective profundus, meaning 'deep' or 'profound', and refers to the known depth range of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Abyssal plain, red-brown mud.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mozambique Basin, Indian Ocean (34°06-10'S, 41°14-15'E).  [details]