WoRMS taxon details

Opisthosyllis simpliseta Hartmann-Schröder, 1981

330234  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330234)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1981. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Kusten unter besonderer Berucksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. Teil 6. Die Polychaeten der tropisch-subtropischen Westkuste Australiens (zwischen Exmouth im Norden und Cervantes im Suden). Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut 78: 19-96.
page(s): 25, figs. 19-27 [details]   
Holotype  ZMH P-16476, locality Australia (Western...  
Holotype ZMH P-16476, locality Australia (Western Australia, Cervantes, beach in front of town (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -30.5º, long. 115.06º); Posidonia with fine sand) [details]
Type locality contained in Western Australia (state)  
type locality contained in Western Australia (state) [details]
Note Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -30.5º, long. 115.06º).  [details]
Depth range Intertidal and shallow depths (5 m).   
Depth range Intertidal and shallow depths (5 m).  [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Cervantes and Beacon Island).   
Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Cervantes and Beacon Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet simpliseta refers to the presence of a thick simple chaeta, due to the loss of the blade, in the...  
Etymology The specific epithet simpliseta refers to the presence of a thick simple chaeta, due to the loss of the blade, in the middle and posterior segments.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Opisthosyllis simpliseta Hartmann-Schröder, 1981. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330234 on 2018-04-24
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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 Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1981. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der australischen Kusten unter besonderer Berucksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. Teil 6. Die Polychaeten der tropisch-subtropischen Westkuste Australiens (zwischen Exmouth im Norden und Cervantes im Suden). Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut 78: 19-96.
page(s): 25, figs. 19-27 [details]   

additional source San Martín, G.; Hutchings Pat, A.; Aguado, M.T. 2008. Syllinae (Polychaeta, Syllidae) from Australia. Part. 2. Genera Inermosyllis, Megasyllis n. gen., Opisthosyllis, and Trypanosyllis. Zootaxa 1840: 1-53
page(s): 32-34, figs. 23E, 24A-D, 25A-F, 26A-D [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype ZMH P-16476, locality Australia (Western Australia, Cervantes, beach in front of town (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -30.5º, long. 115.06º); Posidonia with fine sand) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal and shallow depths (5 m).  [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia (Cervantes and Beacon Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet simpliseta refers to the presence of a thick simple chaeta, due to the loss of the blade, in the middle and posterior segments.  [details]

Habitat Among seagrasses and dead corals.  [details]

Type locality Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -30.5º, long. 115.06º).  [details]