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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNooralia bulgannabooyanga San Martín, 2002 
AphiaID: 329964

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 editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNooralia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNooralia bulgannabooyanga (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNooralia San Martín, 2002
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNooralia San Martín, 2002
Sources  original description San Martín, G. (2002). A new genus and species of Syllidae (Polychaeta) from Australia dorsally brooding eggs by means of compound notochaetae, with comments on external brooding in the family. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 115(2): 333-340., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35518696#page/343/mode/1up
page(s): 336-338, figs. 1-3 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AM W27399, locality Australia (New South Wales, Broken Bay, Barrenjoey Head (33º35'S, 151º20'E); algae on rocky substrate; 5 m) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 5-15 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: New South Wales.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet bulgannabooyanga is composed by the combination of two Australian aboriginal words, 'booyanga', meaning 'egg', and 'bulganna', meaning 'plenty', referring to the brooding of eggs by the females.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Among algae, sponges, bryozoans and hydrozoans, on rocky substrates.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, New South Wales (marine), Broken Bay, Barrenjoey Head (33º35'S, 151º20'E).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329964
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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 (2014). Nooralia bulgannabooyanga San Martín, 2002. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329964 on 2014-12-26
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