WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthosyllis 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  ZMH P-16476, locality Australia (Western...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Australia (state)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Western Australia (state) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -30.5º, long. 115.06º).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal and shallow depths (5 m).   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal and shallow depths (5 m).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia (Cervantes and...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia (Cervantes and Beacon Island).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet simpliseta refers to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -30.5º, long. 115.06º).  [details]
WoRMS (2008). Opisthosyllis simpliseta Hartmann-Schröder, 1981. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330234 on 2017-11-18

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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 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal and shallow depths (5 m).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia (Cervantes and Beacon Island).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Among seagrasses and dead corals.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Cervantes (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -30.5º, long. 115.06º).  [details]