WoRMS taxon details

Exogone fustifera Haswell, 1920

327975  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327975)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Haswell, W.A. (1920). The Exogoneae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London. 34: 217-245, plates 17-18., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/108772#page/273/mode/1up
page(s): 218-219, plate 17 figs. 1-6 [details]   
Note Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.86º, long. 151.24º). [details]
Depth range Intertidal to shallow water.   
Depth range Intertidal to shallow water.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Port Jackson, Port Stephens, and Broken Bay (New South Wales).   
Distribution Australia: Port Jackson, Port Stephens, and Broken Bay (New South Wales).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet fustifera, composed by the Latin noun fustis, meaning 'club' or 'knobbed stick', and the Latin suffix...  
Etymology The specific epithet fustifera, composed by the Latin noun fustis, meaning 'club' or 'knobbed stick', and the Latin suffix -fer, meaning 'to bear' or 'to carry', refers to the shape of the antennae, which "are very slender except towards the end, where there is a marked dilation" (Haswell, 1920: 218).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Exogone fustifera Haswell, 1920. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327975 on 2018-05-25
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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 Haswell, W.A. (1920). The Exogoneae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London. 34: 217-245, plates 17-18., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/108772#page/273/mode/1up
page(s): 218-219, plate 17 figs. 1-6 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to shallow water.  [details]

Distribution Australia: Port Jackson, Port Stephens, and Broken Bay (New South Wales).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet fustifera, composed by the Latin noun fustis, meaning 'club' or 'knobbed stick', and the Latin suffix -fer, meaning 'to bear' or 'to carry', refers to the shape of the antennae, which "are very slender except towards the end, where there is a marked dilation" (Haswell, 1920: 218).  [details]

Habitat Among intertidal to shallow water algae and sponges.  [details]

Type locality Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.86º, long. 151.24º). [details]