WoRMS taxon details

Brania articulata Hartmann-Schröder, 1982

327293  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327293)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1982). Die Polychaeten der subtropisch-antiborealen Westküste Australiens (zwischen Cervantes im Norden und Cape Naturaliste im Süden). Teil 8. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Küsten unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. <em>Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut.</em> 79: 51-118.
page(s): 68-69, figs. 53-56 [details]   
Holotype  ZMH P-16768, geounit Australia  
Holotype ZMH P-16768, geounit Australia [details]
Type locality contained in Western Australia (state)  
type locality contained in Western Australia (state) [details]
Note Australia, Western Australia, Bunbury (=...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, Western Australia, Bunbury (= Bunburry), Leschenault Inlet, northern beach of the inlet (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.206º, long. 115.7º).  [details]
Depth range Eulittoral and sublittoral, down to 30 m depth.   
Depth range Eulittoral and sublittoral, down to 30 m depth.  [details]

Distribution Australia: New South Wales, Queensland, and Western Australia.   
Distribution Australia: New South Wales, Queensland, and Western Australia.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet articulata, Latin for 'articulated' or 'jointed', refers to a constriction present in the median and...  
Etymology The specific epithet articulata, Latin for 'articulated' or 'jointed', refers to a constriction present in the median and lateral antennae, giving them a biarticulated appearance. According to Hartmann-Schröder (1982) this constriction would be less marked in the tentacular and dorsal cirri.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Brania articulata Hartmann-Schröder, 1982. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327293 on 2020-08-13
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original description Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1982). Die Polychaeten der subtropisch-antiborealen Westküste Australiens (zwischen Cervantes im Norden und Cape Naturaliste im Süden). Teil 8. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Küsten unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. <em>Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut.</em> 79: 51-118.
page(s): 68-69, figs. 53-56 [details]   

additional source San Martín, Guillermo. (2005). Exogoninae (Polychaeta: Syllidae) from Australia with the description of a new genus and twenty-two new species. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 57(1): 39-152., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.57.2005.1438
page(s): 103-105, fig. 58A-J [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype ZMH P-16768, geounit Australia [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Eulittoral and sublittoral, down to 30 m depth.  [details]

Distribution Australia: New South Wales, Queensland, and Western Australia.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet articulata, Latin for 'articulated' or 'jointed', refers to a constriction present in the median and lateral antennae, giving them a biarticulated appearance. According to Hartmann-Schröder (1982) this constriction would be less marked in the tentacular and dorsal cirri.  [details]

Habitat Fine sand with mud, algae, dead corals, at shallow water.  [details]

Type locality Australia, Western Australia, Bunbury (= Bunburry), Leschenault Inlet, northern beach of the inlet (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.206º, long. 115.7º).  [details]