WoRMS taxon details

Pseudopolydora pigmentata Woodwick, 1964

331416  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331416)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Woodwick, Keith H. (1964). Polydora and related genera (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Eniwetok, Majuro, and Bikini Atolls, Marshall Islands. Pacific Science. 18(2): 146-159., available online at http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/5508
page(s): 152-153, fig. 3 (4-6) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  32613, geounit Enewetak Atoll (lagoon side...  
Holotype 32613, geounit Enewetak Atoll (lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°); hard coral rocks) [details]
Type locality contained in Eniwetok Atoll  
type locality contained in Eniwetok Atoll [details]
Note Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°). [details]
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water.  
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands).  
Distribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet pigmentata (masculine: pigmentatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'painted' or 'colored', and according...  
Etymology The specific epithet pigmentata (masculine: pigmentatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'painted' or 'colored', and according to its author "The specimen is named for the well-developed dorsal pigmentation" (Woodwick, 1964: 153). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Pseudopolydora pigmentata Woodwick, 1964. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331416 on 2018-07-20
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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 Woodwick, Keith H. (1964). Polydora and related genera (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Eniwetok, Majuro, and Bikini Atolls, Marshall Islands. Pacific Science. 18(2): 146-159., available online at http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/5508
page(s): 152-153, fig. 3 (4-6) [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype 32613, geounit Enewetak Atoll (lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°); hard coral rocks) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Not stated, probably shallow water. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet pigmentata (masculine: pigmentatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'painted' or 'colored', and according to its author "The specimen is named for the well-developed dorsal pigmentation" (Woodwick, 1964: 153). [details]

Habitat In hard coral rocks, probably at shallow water. [details]

Type locality Lagoon side of Engebi (= Enjebi) Island, Enewatak (= Eniwetok) Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 11.659°, 162.237°). [details]