WoRMS taxon details

Exogone atlantica Perkins, 1981

327967  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327967)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Perkins, Thomas H. 1981. Syllidae (Polychaeta), principally from Florida, with descriptions of a new genus and twenty-one new species. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(4): 1080-1172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34599967#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 1097-1099, fig. 7 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 60345, locality Gulf of Mexico (Eastern...  
Holotype USNM 60345, locality Gulf of Mexico (Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Florida, off Egmont Key (27º37'N, 83º28'W); in scleractinian Siderastrea radians (Pallas, 1766); 37 m) [details]
Note Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Florida, off Egmont...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Florida, off Egmont Key (27º37'N, 83º28'W).  [details]
Depth range 11-55 m.  
Depth range 11-55 m. [details]

Distribution Gulf of Mexico.   
Distribution Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet refers to the type locality of the species, as opposed to that of the closely related tropical Pacific...  
Etymology The specific epithet refers to the type locality of the species, as opposed to that of the closely related tropical Pacific species, Exogone microtentaculata Westheide, 1974.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Exogone atlantica Perkins, 1981. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327967 on 2018-05-27
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Perkins, Thomas H. 1981. Syllidae (Polychaeta), principally from Florida, with descriptions of a new genus and twenty-one new species. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(4): 1080-1172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34599967#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 1097-1099, fig. 7 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype USNM 60345, locality Gulf of Mexico (Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Florida, off Egmont Key (27º37'N, 83º28'W); in scleractinian Siderastrea radians (Pallas, 1766); 37 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 11-55 m. [details]

Distribution Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet refers to the type locality of the species, as opposed to that of the closely related tropical Pacific species, Exogone microtentaculata Westheide, 1974.  [details]

Habitat In coarse calcareous sand and scleractinian Siderastrea radians (Pallas, 1766).  [details]

Type locality Eastern Gulf of Mexico, Florida, off Egmont Key (27º37'N, 83º28'W).  [details]