WoRMS taxon details

Exogone ovalis Hartmann-Schröder, 1960

327989  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327989)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1960. Polychaeten aus dem Roten Meer. Kieler Meeresforschungen, 16(1): 69-125., available online at http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0014/001489/148944mo.pdf
page(s): 106-107, plate 15 figs. 131-133 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  ZMH , locality Red Sea (Saudi Arabia, Farasan...  
Holotype ZMH , locality Red Sea (Saudi Arabia, Farasan Archipelago, Sarso (= Saso) Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 16.84, long. 41.58); on Galaxea corals, 2 m) [details]
Note Red Sea, Saudi Arabia, Farasan Archipelago,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Red Sea, Saudi Arabia, Farasan Archipelago, Sarso (= Saso) Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 16.84, long. 41.58).  [details]
Distribution Red Sea: Egypt (Hurghada); Saudi Arabia (Faran Archipelago, Sarso Island).   
Distribution Red Sea: Egypt (Hurghada); Saudi Arabia (Faran Archipelago, Sarso Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet ovalis refers to the oval shape of the dorsal cirri of the species.   
Etymology The specific epithet ovalis refers to the oval shape of the dorsal cirri of the species.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Exogone ovalis Hartmann-Schröder, 1960. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327989 on 2018-04-26
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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 Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1960. Polychaeten aus dem Roten Meer. Kieler Meeresforschungen, 16(1): 69-125., available online at http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0014/001489/148944mo.pdf
page(s): 106-107, plate 15 figs. 131-133 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype ZMH , locality Red Sea (Saudi Arabia, Farasan Archipelago, Sarso (= Saso) Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 16.84, long. 41.58); on Galaxea corals, 2 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Distribution Red Sea: Egypt (Hurghada); Saudi Arabia (Faran Archipelago, Sarso Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet ovalis refers to the oval shape of the dorsal cirri of the species.  [details]

Habitat On corals Seriatopora, and amongst algae and fine detritus, at shallow water.  [details]

Source Eulittoral to 2 m.  [details]

Type locality Red Sea, Saudi Arabia, Farasan Archipelago, Sarso (= Saso) Island (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 16.84, long. 41.58).  [details]