WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronereis 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 30404, locality Enewetak Atoll (Pacific...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Lagoon side of Aaraanbiru Island, Eniwetok...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to about 30 m depth.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to about 30 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands: Enewetak...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands: Enewetak Atoll (Aaraanbiru Island).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet eniwetokensis refers to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet eniwetokensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Eniwetok (= Enewatak) Atoll, Pacific Ocean.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Lagoon side of Aaraanbiru Island, Eniwetok...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]
WoRMS (2008). Micronereis eniwetokensis Reish, 1961. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329377 on 2017-11-24

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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
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 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to about 30 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean, Marshall Islands: Enewetak Atoll (Aaraanbiru Island).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet eniwetokensis refers to the type locality of the species, the Eniwetok (= Enewatak) Atoll, Pacific Ocean.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sand, and pieces of coral rock of loose substrate, occasionally covered with algae, at intertidal and subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType 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]