WoRMS taxon details

Micronereis eniwetokensis Reish, 1961

329377  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329377)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Reish, D.J. (1961). A new species of Micronereis (Annelida, Polychaeta) from the Marshall Islands. Pacific Science. 15(2): 273-277., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10125/8009
page(s): 273-277, figs. 2-6, table 1 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 30404, locality Enewetak Atoll (Pacific...  
Holotype USNM 30404, locality Enewetak Atoll (Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands, Eniwetok Atoll (= Enewatak Atoll), Aaraanbiru Island, lagoon side (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated using an annexed map and Google Earth to be approximately lat. 11.602º, long. 162.329º); intertidal region, substrate coral rock and beach rock with algae attached) [details]
Note Lagoon side of Aaraanbiru Island, Eniwetok...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Lagoon side of Aaraanbiru Island, Eniwetok Atoll (= Enewatak Atoll), Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (geocoordinates estimated with annexed map and Google Earth to be about lat. 11.602º, long. 162.329º), intertidal region, substrate coral rock and beach rock with algae attached.  [details]
Depth range Intertidal to about 30 m depth.   
Depth range Intertidal to about 30 m depth.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands: Enewetak Atoll (Aaraanbiru Island).   
Distribution Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands: Enewetak Atoll (Aaraanbiru Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet eniwetokensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Eniwetok (= Enewatak) Atoll, Pacific Ocean.   
Etymology The specific epithet eniwetokensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Eniwetok (= Enewatak) Atoll, Pacific Ocean.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Micronereis eniwetokensis Reish, 1961. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329377 on 2018-06-23
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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 Reish, D.J. (1961). A new species of Micronereis (Annelida, Polychaeta) from the Marshall Islands. Pacific Science. 15(2): 273-277., available online at http://hdl.handle.net/10125/8009
page(s): 273-277, figs. 2-6, table 1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 30404, locality Enewetak Atoll (Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands, Eniwetok Atoll (= Enewatak Atoll), Aaraanbiru Island, lagoon side (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated using an annexed map and Google Earth to be approximately lat. 11.602º, long. 162.329º); intertidal region, substrate coral rock and beach rock with algae attached) [details]
Paratype USNM 30405, locality Enewetak Atoll (Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands, Eniwetok Atoll (= Enewatak Atoll), Aaraanbiru Island, lagoon side (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated using an annexed map and Google Earth to be approximately lat. 11.602º, long. 162.329º); intertidal region, substrate coral rock and beach rock with algae attached) [details]
Nontype USNM 30406, locality Enewetak Atoll (Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands, Eniwetok Atoll (= Enewatak Atoll), Igurin Island, ocean side (geocoordinates not provided, estimated using an annexed map and Google Earth to be approximately lat. 11.3427º, long. 162.2226º); substrate coral rock and fragments taken from under coral head near surge zone) [details]
Nontype USNM 30407, locality Enewetak Atoll (Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands, Eniwetok Atoll (= Enewatak Atoll), Parry Island (= Medren Island), lagoon side in 94 feet of water (about 30 m) (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated using an annexed map and Google Earth to be approximately lat. 11.397º, long. 162.356º); light gray sand) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to about 30 m depth.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands: Enewetak Atoll (Aaraanbiru Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet eniwetokensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Eniwetok (= Enewatak) Atoll, Pacific Ocean.  [details]

Habitat Sand, and pieces of coral rock of loose substrate, occasionally covered with algae, at intertidal and subtidal depths.  [details]

Type locality Lagoon side of Aaraanbiru Island, Eniwetok Atoll (= Enewatak Atoll), Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (geocoordinates estimated with annexed map and Google Earth to be about lat. 11.602º, long. 162.329º), intertidal region, substrate coral rock and beach rock with algae attached.  [details]