WoRMS taxon details

Leonnates nipponicus Imajima, 1972

328735  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328735)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Imajima, M. (1972). Review of the annelid worms of the family Nereidae of Japan, with descriptions of five new species or subspecies. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo. 15(1): 37-153.
page(s): 41-43, figs. 2a-l, 7 [details]   
Holotype  NSMT Pol. H 74, locality Amami-Oshima Island...  
Holotype NSMT Pol. H 74, locality Amami-Oshima Island (Koniya, Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan, Pacific Ocean (gazetter estimate 28.144º, 129.311º); intertidal, from corals) [details]
Note Koniya, Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan (gazetter...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Koniya, Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan (gazetter estimate 28.144º, 129.311º), intertidal, from corals.  [details]
Depth range Intertidal.   
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Amami-Oshima (Southern Japan).   
Distribution Pacific Ocean: Amami-Oshima (Southern Japan).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet nipponicus is a Latin adjective meaning 'Nipponese' or 'from Nippon', and refers to the type locality...  
Etymology The specific epithet nipponicus is a Latin adjective meaning 'Nipponese' or 'from Nippon', and refers to the type locality of the species, Japan.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Leonnates nipponicus Imajima, 1972. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=328735 on 2018-02-21
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original description Imajima, M. (1972). Review of the annelid worms of the family Nereidae of Japan, with descriptions of five new species or subspecies. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo. 15(1): 37-153.
page(s): 41-43, figs. 2a-l, 7 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Glasby, Christopher J. (2015). Nereididae (Annelida: Phyllodocida) of Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Zootaxa. 4019(1): 207-239., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.11
page(s): 214; note: record and short description for Lizard Island, Australia [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Mak, P. M. S. (1982). The coral associated polychaetes of Hong Kong, with special reference to the serpulids. In: Proceedings of the first international marine biological workshop: The marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern China (ed. Morton, B.), vol. 2, pp595-617. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype NSMT Pol. H 74, locality Amami-Oshima Island (Koniya, Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan, Pacific Ocean (gazetter estimate 28.144º, 129.311º); intertidal, from corals) [details]
Paratype NSMT Pol P75, locality Amami-Oshima Island (Koniya, Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan, Pacific Ocean (gazetter estimate 28.144º, 129.311º); intertidal, from corals) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Amami-Oshima (Southern Japan).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet nipponicus is a Latin adjective meaning 'Nipponese' or 'from Nippon', and refers to the type locality of the species, Japan.  [details]

Habitat From corals, at intertidal to shallow depths.  [details]

Type locality Koniya, Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan (gazetter estimate 28.144º, 129.311º), intertidal, from corals.  [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ハナグロゴカイ  [details]