WoRMS taxon details

Exogone heboides Ben-Eliahu, 1977

327977  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327977)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ben-Eliahu, M. Nechama. (1977). Polychaete cryptofauna from rims of similar intertidal vermetid reefs on the Mediterranean coast of Israel and in the Gulf of Elat: Exogoninae and Autolytinae (Polychaeta Errantia: Syllidae). Israel Journal of Zoology. 26: 59-99., available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00212210.1977.10688441#.VE-6GzTF_Ss
page(s): 83-84, fig. 10 [details]   
Holotype  BMNH 1997.1020, locality Gulf of Aqaba...  
Holotype BMNH 1997.1020, locality Gulf of Aqaba (Egypt, South Sinai, northern flank of the Wadi Kabila alluvial fan (latitude given by Ben-Eliahu & Safriel (1982) as 28º16'00"N, longitude estimated with gazetteer to be 34º24'35"E); low-midlittoral vermetid reefs of Dendropoma cf. meroclista Hadfield & Kay, 1972 on wave-battered beachrock slabs) [details]
Note Red Sea, Gulf of Aqaba, Egypt, South Sinai,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Red Sea, Gulf of Aqaba, Egypt, South Sinai, northern flank of the Wadi Kabila alluvial fan (latitude given by Ben-Eliahu & Safriel (1982) as 28º16'00"N, longitude estimated with gazetteer to be 34º24'35"E).  [details]
Depth range Intertidal.   
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Red Sea, Gulf of Aqaba.   
Distribution Red Sea, Gulf of Aqaba.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet heboides makes reference to the resemblance of the new species with Parexogone hebes (Webster &...  
Etymology The specific epithet heboides makes reference to the resemblance of the new species with Parexogone hebes (Webster & Benedict, 1884).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Exogone heboides Ben-Eliahu, 1977. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327977 on 2018-05-25
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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original description Ben-Eliahu, M. Nechama. (1977). Polychaete cryptofauna from rims of similar intertidal vermetid reefs on the Mediterranean coast of Israel and in the Gulf of Elat: Exogoninae and Autolytinae (Polychaeta Errantia: Syllidae). Israel Journal of Zoology. 26: 59-99., available online at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00212210.1977.10688441#.VE-6GzTF_Ss
page(s): 83-84, fig. 10 [details]   
Holotype BMNH 1997.1020, locality Gulf of Aqaba (Egypt, South Sinai, northern flank of the Wadi Kabila alluvial fan (latitude given by Ben-Eliahu & Safriel (1982) as 28º16'00"N, longitude estimated with gazetteer to be 34º24'35"E); low-midlittoral vermetid reefs of Dendropoma cf. meroclista Hadfield & Kay, 1972 on wave-battered beachrock slabs) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Red Sea, Gulf of Aqaba.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet heboides makes reference to the resemblance of the new species with Parexogone hebes (Webster & Benedict, 1884).  [details]

Habitat Low-midlittoral vermetid reefs of Dendropoma cf. meroclista Hadfield & Kay, 1972 on wave-battered beachrock slabs.  [details]

Type locality Red Sea, Gulf of Aqaba, Egypt, South Sinai, northern flank of the Wadi Kabila alluvial fan (latitude given by Ben-Eliahu & Safriel (1982) as 28º16'00"N, longitude estimated with gazetteer to be 34º24'35"E).  [details]