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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptosyllis aequiseta Hartmann-Schröder, 1981 
AphiaID: 332352

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnoplosyllinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptosyllis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptosyllis aequiseta (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptosyllis Webster & Benedict, 1884
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptosyllis aequiseta Hartmann-Schröder, 1981
Sources  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): 32-33, figs. 53-58 [details]

redescription Böggemann, M., Hessling, R., & Westheide, W. (2003). Horizontal distribution pattern of the syllid fauna (Annelida: Polychaeta) in the fringing reef lagoon of Anse Forbans (Seychelles, Mahe) and redescription of the abundant Streptosyllis aequiseta. Hydrobiologia 496(1), 17-26.
page(s): 21-25, figs. 3-4 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Western Australia (state) [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH P-16485, locality Australia (Western Australia, Exmouth, Tantabiddi (=Tantabiddy) Creek (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -21.903º, long. 113.984º); eulittoral fine medium sand among reef flats) [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Eulittoral to sublittoral.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia: Western Australia (Exmouth); Tasmania. Seychelles (Anse Forbans).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet aequiseta is derived from the Latin words aequi, plural of aequus, meaning 'equal', and seta, and refers to the fact that both the short and the long blades of the composed chaetae have the same shape.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Eulittoral and sublittoral coral reefs flats, among sand, algae, coral rubble, sponges and seagrasses.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Exmouth, Tantabiddi (=Tantabiddy) Creek (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -21.903º, long. 113.984º). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332352
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Streptosyllis aequiseta. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332352 on 2016-07-27
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