WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrania 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 60209, locality Florida (Hutchinson...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 60209, locality Florida (Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W); coarse calcareous sand; 11 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 7-11 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 7-11 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of Florida and Gulf of Mexico.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of Florida and Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named in honor of Mr. Robert M....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]
Traits (2008). Brania gallagheri Perkins, 1981. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=333150 on 2017-12-18

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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 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 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 60209, locality Florida (Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W); coarse calcareous sand; 11 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 7-11 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of Florida and Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Medium and coarse calcareous sand.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson Island (27º20.7'N, 80º12.8'W).  [details]