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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopolydora reticulata Radashevsky & Hsieh, 2000

331419  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331419)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Radashevsky, V.I. & Hsieh, H.L. (2000). Pseudopolydora (Polychaeta: Spionidae) species from Taiwan. Zoological Studies. 39(3): 218-235., available online at http://zoolstud.sinica.edu.tw/Journals/39.3/218.pdf
page(s): 229-231, figs. 8-9, 11B [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  ASIZP 168, locality Taiwan (West Pacific...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ASIZP 168, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, Tsengwen River estuary, sta. 2N (23º04'N, 120º05'E); <2 m, mud) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan,...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, Tsengwen River estuary (23º04'N, 120º05'E), less than 2 m depth, mud.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 10 m depth.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 10 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Pacific Ocean, Taiwan: coasts of East and South China seas, and of Taiwan Strait.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Pacific Ocean, Taiwan: coasts of East and South China seas, and of Taiwan Strait. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet reticulata, feminine of the Latin adjective reticulatus and meaning 'reticulated' or 'net-like',...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet reticulata, feminine of the Latin adjective reticulatus and meaning 'reticulated' or 'net-like', refers to the characteristic pattern of black pigmentation on the dorsal region of the anterior segments.  [details]
Gil, J. (2016). Pseudopolydora reticulata Radashevsky & Hsieh, 2000. 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=331419 on 2018-01-23

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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 Radashevsky, V.I. & Hsieh, H.L. (2000). Pseudopolydora (Polychaeta: Spionidae) species from Taiwan. Zoological Studies. 39(3): 218-235., available online at http://zoolstud.sinica.edu.tw/Journals/39.3/218.pdf
page(s): 229-231, figs. 8-9, 11B [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Abe, Hirokazu; Kondoh, Tomohiko; Sato-Okoshi, Waka. (2016). First Report of the Morphology and rDNA Sequences of Two Pseudopolydora Species (Annelida: Spionidae) from Japan. Zoological Science. 33(6): 650-658., available online at http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.2108/zs160082
page(s): 652; note: description, records and rDNA of Pseudopolydora cf. reticulata, Japan [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ASIZP 168, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, Tsengwen River estuary, sta. 2N (23º04'N, 120º05'E); <2 m, mud) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype ASIZP 162, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, lagoon at Chiku, sta. 6 (23º08'N, 120º04'E); <2 m, mud) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype ASIZP 170, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, coast off Chuanchun River, sta. 23 (23º13'N, 120º04'E); 6 m, fine sand) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype ASIZP 171, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, coast off Yenshui River, sta. 78 (22º59'N, 120º07'E); 10 m, mud) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype ASIZP 172, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, southern coast of Tsengwen River, sta. S-1 (23º03'N, 120º03'E); intertidal, fine sand) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype ASIZP 175, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Changhua County, Tatu River estuary, sta. D2 (24º10'N, 120º27'E); intertidal, fine sand) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype ASIZP 176, locality Taiwan (West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Taipei County, Tanshui River estuary, sta. K-12 (25º10'N, 121º27'E); 5 m, mud) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 10 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis A moderate-sized gonochoristic Pseudopolydora species inhabiting mud tubes in soft bottoms. Black reticulated pigment present on dorsal side of anterior segments; paired black spots arranged on ventral side of anterior segments; narrow black band present on caruncle. Prostomium bifurcated anteriorly. Four black eyes present. Caruncle usually reaching end of segment 5. Median antenna present on caruncle. Segment 5 not modified, with noto- and neuropodial lamellae; two kinds of major spines arranged in a vertical J-shaped double row. Pygidium disclike with dorso-lateral processes. Glandular pouches from segment 1, largest and paired in segments 6 and 7.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Pacific Ocean, Taiwan: coasts of East and South China seas, and of Taiwan Strait. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet reticulata, feminine of the Latin adjective reticulatus and meaning 'reticulated' or 'net-like', refers to the characteristic pattern of black pigmentation on the dorsal region of the anterior segments.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits muddy-sand tubes in soft bottoms of brackish-water environments, from intertidal to subtidal depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Females with paired gonoducts ending externally into one middorsal gonopore on segments 13-22. Species gonochoristic. Gametes present in both females and males beginning from segment 12.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality West Pacific Ocean, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tainan County, Tsengwen River estuary (23º04'N, 120º05'E), less than 2 m depth, mud.  [details]