WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydorella prolifera Augener, 1914

330971  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330971)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopolydora prolifera (Augener, 1914) (unaccepted recombination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Augener, H. (1914). Polychaeta II: Sedentaria. pp. 1-72. In: Michaelsen, W. and Hartmeyer, R. (Eds.). Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Ergebnisse der Hamburger südwest-australischen Forschungsreise 1905. Volume 5. Gustav Fischer. Jena.
page(s): 16-20, textfigs. 2a-d, plate I fig. 3 [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, Sharks Bay,...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Sharks Bay, South Passage.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 12-18 m.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 12-18 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia and Queensland.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia and Queensland.  [details]
WoRMS (2008). Polydorella prolifera Augener, 1914. 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=330971 on 2018-01-20

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original description Augener, H. (1914). Polychaeta II: Sedentaria. pp. 1-72. In: Michaelsen, W. and Hartmeyer, R. (Eds.). Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Ergebnisse der Hamburger südwest-australischen Forschungsreise 1905. Volume 5. Gustav Fischer. Jena.
page(s): 16-20, textfigs. 2a-d, plate I fig. 3 [details]   

redescription Radashevsky, Vasily I. (2015). Spionidae (Annelida) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia: the genera Aonides, Dipolydora, Polydorella, Prionospio, Pseudopolydora, Rhynchospio, and Tripolydora. Zootaxa. 4019(1): 635-694., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.22
page(s): 645-647, figs. 6-7 [details]   

redescription  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopolydora prolifera (Augener, 1914)) Blake, J.A.; Kudenov, J.D. (1978). The Spionidae (Polychaeta) from Southeastern Australia and adjacent areas with a revision of the genera. Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria. 39: 171-280., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121937#page/201/mode/1up
page(s): 271-273, fig. 50k-n [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype AM W.45231, locality Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, MacGillivray Reef, Stn. MI QLD 2435 (14º39'24''S, 145º29'34''E); 14-18 m, sponges, coral rubble) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype IMBFE MIMB 28115, locality Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, MacGillivray Reef, Stn. MI QLD 2435 (14º39'24''S, 145º29'34''E); 14-18 m, sponges, coral rubble) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype AM W.45512, locality Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, Turtle Beach, Stn. MI QLD 2447 (14º39'07''S, 145º27'02''E); 12-14 m, coral rubble) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype IMBFE MIMB 28116, locality Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island, Turtle Beach, Stn. MI QLD 2447 (14º39'07''S, 145º27'02''E); 12-14 m, coral rubble) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype ZMB 5430, locality Shark Bay (Australia, Western Australia, Shark Bay, about 2.5 english miles SW Denham, Stn. 7 (geocoordinates not provided but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -25.955º, long. 113.506º); ground of sand and mud with plants, 13 m) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAssociation Adults found living in tiny silty tubes on the surface of various unidentified sponges.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 12-18 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia and Queensland.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In Lizard Island adults live in tiny silty tubes on the surface of various unidentified sponges, at subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Specimens observed in August 2013 at Lizard Island were reproducing asexually by paratomy. One female with vitellogemic oocytes developing in segments 13-16.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Sharks Bay, South Passage.  [details]