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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronereis halei Hartman, 1954 
AphiaID: 329378

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronereis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronereis halei (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuadricirra Banse, 1977
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronereis Claparède, 1863
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronereis halei Hartman, 1954
Source  original description Hartman, O. (1954). Australian Nereidae. Including descriptions of three new species and one genus, together with summaries of previous records and keys to species. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia. 77: 1-41., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128922#page/18/mode/1up
page(s): 25-27, figs. 18-21 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Australia [details]
Specimens 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype AHF Poly 843, locality South Australia (state) (Australia, South Australia, Sellicks Beach, at outer edge of reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.339º, long. 138.443º); at low tide, from stones in rock pools) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype AHF Poly 844, locality South Australia (state) (Australia, South Australia, Sellicks Beach, at outer edge of reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.339º, long. 138.443º); at low tide, from stones in rock pools) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype AHF 1008, locality South Australia (state) (Australia, South Australia, Sellicks Beach, at outer edge of reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.339º, long. 138.443º); at low tide, from stones in rock pools) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype AHF 7645, locality South Australia (state) (Australia, South Australia, Sellicks Beach, at outer edge of reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.339º, long. 138.443º); at low tide, from stones in rock pools) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype AHF 7647, locality South Australia (state) (Australia, South Australia, Sellicks Beach, at outer edge of reef (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -35.339º, long. 138.443º); at low tide, from stones in rock pools) [details]

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Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Low tide to about 9 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: South Australia and Victoria.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after its collector, Mr. Herbert Mathew Hale (b. Prospect, South Australia, 3 June 1895 - d. 3 September 1963), Director of the South Australian Museum (1928-1960).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat At low tide, from stones in rock pools, and among algal holdfasts and crevice fauna, at shallow water.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Eight of 10 examined syntypes with male gametes. Accessory parapodial cirri absent in smaller specimens; one syntype (AHF Poly 844, measuring 4.1 mm in length for 23 setigers) with very short accessory cirri and few falcigers, thought to be in the early stages of epitoky.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Outer edge of reef at Sellicks Beach, South Australia, Australia (gazetteer estimate -35.339º, 138.443º), at low tide, from stones in rock pools.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329378
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Micronereis halei Hartman, 1954. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329378 on 2016-07-24
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