WoRMS taxon details

Brania gallagheri Perkins, 1981

333150  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:333150)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Perkins, Thomas H. 1981. Syllidae (Polychaeta), principally from Florida, with descriptions of a new genus and twenty-one new species. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(4): 1080-1172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34599967#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 1084-1087, figs. 2-3 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 60209, locality Florida (Hutchinson...  
Holotype USNM 60209, locality Florida (Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W); coarse calcareous sand; 11 m) [details]
Note Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W).  [details]
Depth range 7-11 m.  
Depth range 7-11 m. [details]

Distribution Atlantic coast of Florida and Gulf of Mexico.   
Distribution Atlantic coast of Florida and Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Etymology The species is named in honor of Mr. Robert M. Gallagher, who was instrumental in providing the excellent specimens from...  
Etymology The species is named in honor of Mr. Robert M. Gallagher, who was instrumental in providing the excellent specimens from the Hutchinson Island study, which enabled the description of the species.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Brania gallagheri Perkins, 1981. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=333150 on 2018-05-27
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original description Perkins, Thomas H. 1981. Syllidae (Polychaeta), principally from Florida, with descriptions of a new genus and twenty-one new species. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(4): 1080-1172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34599967#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 1084-1087, figs. 2-3 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype USNM 60209, locality Florida (Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W); coarse calcareous sand; 11 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 7-11 m. [details]

Distribution Atlantic coast of Florida and Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Etymology The species is named in honor of Mr. Robert M. Gallagher, who was instrumental in providing the excellent specimens from the Hutchinson Island study, which enabled the description of the species.  [details]

Habitat Medium and coarse calcareous sand.  [details]

Type locality Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W).  [details]