WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitritides pectinobranchiata Hartmann-Schröder, 1965

332957  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332957)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1965. Die Polychaeten des Sublitorals. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann, Zur Kenntnis des Sublitorals der chilenischen Küste unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. (Mit bemerkungen über den Einfluss sauerstoffarmer Strömungen auf die Besiedlung von marien Sedimenten.). Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut 62: 59-305.
page(s): 254-256, figs. 253-255 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  ZMH , locality Chile (Galera, Chile,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH , locality Chile (Galera, Chile, Southeast Pacific, Stn. 93 (39º58'S, 73º44.8'W); 84 m, silt with fine sand and detritus) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Galera, Chile, Southeast Pacific Ocean...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Galera, Chile, Southeast Pacific Ocean (-39.9667º, -73.7467º), 84 m, silt with fine sand and detritus. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 84-240 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 84-240 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southeast Pacific Ocean: Chile, from Galera to...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southeast Pacific Ocean: Chile, from Galera to Canal Desertores.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The specific epithet...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The specific epithet pectinobranchiata (masculine: pectinobranchiatus) is a New Latin adjective, meaning 'comb shaped branchiae', and presumably refers to the shape of the two pairs of branchiae, described as having a main branch running almost straight to the top, and from which arise numerous smaller dichotomous branches, giving to the whole gill the appearance of a comb: ''Der Hauptast der einzelnen Kiemen läuft fast gerade bis zur Spitze, von dem aus schon dicht über der Basis die zahlreichen, dichotom verzweigten Nebenäste entspringen, so daß die ganze Kieme kammförmig erscheint'' (Hartmann-Schröder, 1965: 254). The specific epithet is composed by the Latin prefix pectin-, from pecten and meaning 'comb', and the Latin adjective branchiata (masculine branchiatus), meaning 'branchiate' or 'having branchiae'.  [details]
Read, G. (2014). Amphitritides pectinobranchiata Hartmann-Schröder, 1965. 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=332957 on 2017-12-11

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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-04-08 02:07:53Z
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original description Hartmann-Schröder, G. 1965. Die Polychaeten des Sublitorals. IN: Hartmann-Schröder, G. and Gerd Hartmann, Zur Kenntnis des Sublitorals der chilenischen Küste unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. (Mit bemerkungen über den Einfluss sauerstoffarmer Strömungen auf die Besiedlung von marien Sedimenten.). Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut 62: 59-305.
page(s): 254-256, figs. 253-255 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype ZMH , locality Canal Desertores (Canal Desertores, Metalqui, Chiloë, Chile, Southeast Pacific, Stn. X 2 (42º24'S, 72º57'W), 240 m, silt with fine sand and many detritus) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH , locality Chile (Galera, Chile, Southeast Pacific, Stn. 93 (39º58'S, 73º44.8'W); 84 m, silt with fine sand and detritus) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype ZMH , locality Chile (Quedal, Chile, Southeast Pacific, Stn. 106 (40º55.4'S, 74º12.5'W); 220 m, silt with fine sand) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 84-240 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southeast Pacific Ocean: Chile, from Galera to Canal Desertores.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The specific epithet pectinobranchiata (masculine: pectinobranchiatus) is a New Latin adjective, meaning 'comb shaped branchiae', and presumably refers to the shape of the two pairs of branchiae, described as having a main branch running almost straight to the top, and from which arise numerous smaller dichotomous branches, giving to the whole gill the appearance of a comb: ''Der Hauptast der einzelnen Kiemen läuft fast gerade bis zur Spitze, von dem aus schon dicht über der Basis die zahlreichen, dichotom verzweigten Nebenäste entspringen, so daß die ganze Kieme kammförmig erscheint'' (Hartmann-Schröder, 1965: 254). The specific epithet is composed by the Latin prefix pectin-, from pecten and meaning 'comb', and the Latin adjective branchiata (masculine branchiatus), meaning 'branchiate' or 'having branchiae'.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Mixed bottoms, at shelf depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Galera, Chile, Southeast Pacific Ocean (-39.9667º, -73.7467º), 84 m, silt with fine sand and detritus. [details]