WoRMS taxon details

Macrochaeta australiensis Kudenov, 1976

329113  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329113)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Kudenov, J.D. (1976). Polychaeta from southeastern Australia 1. Acrocirridae Banse, 1969, from Victoria and New South Wales. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 30(9): 137-149., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.30.1976.395#sthash.tJg83EGt.93T4ZqcW.dpuf
page(s): 140-143, figs. 3-5 [details]   
Holotype  NMV G2521, geounit Victoria (Australian state)  
Holotype NMV G2521, geounit Victoria (Australian state) [details]
Note Point Gellibrand, Port Phillip Bay, Victoria,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Point Gellibrand, Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia (approx. 37º52.4'S, 144º54.25'E), low midintertidal tidepool, attached to bottom of basalt boulders, boulders in silt.  [details]
Depth range Intertidal to 23 m.  
Depth range Intertidal to 23 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: Victoria.   
Distribution Australia: Victoria.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet australiensis refers to the type locality of the species, Australia.   
Etymology The specific epithet australiensis refers to the type locality of the species, Australia.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Macrochaeta australiensis Kudenov, 1976. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329113 on 2020-04-06
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original description Kudenov, J.D. (1976). Polychaeta from southeastern Australia 1. Acrocirridae Banse, 1969, from Victoria and New South Wales. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 30(9): 137-149., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.30.1976.395#sthash.tJg83EGt.93T4ZqcW.dpuf
page(s): 140-143, figs. 3-5 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype NMV G2521, geounit Victoria (Australian state) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to 23 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: Victoria.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet australiensis refers to the type locality of the species, Australia.  [details]

Habitat Different mixes of sand, silt, clay and mud, and also attached to basalt boulders, at shallow water, intertidal to subtidal depths.  [details]

Type locality Point Gellibrand, Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia (approx. 37º52.4'S, 144º54.25'E), low midintertidal tidepool, attached to bottom of basalt boulders, boulders in silt.  [details]