WoRMS taxon details

Paraprionospio lamellibranchia Hartman, 1976

334391  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:334391)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, Olga. (1976 [issue for 1974]). Polychaetous annelids of the Indian Ocean including an account of species collected by members of the International Indian Ocean Expeditions, 1963-1964 and a catalogue and bibliography of the species from India. Journal of Marine Biological Association of India. 16(1): 191-252.
page(s): 224-227, fig. 9a-d [details]   
Holotype  AHF , locality Mozambique Channel (Indian...  
Holotype AHF , locality Mozambique Channel (Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW Madagascar, R/V Anton Bruun Cruise 7, Sta. 363Q (23º17'S, 43º34'E); 430 m) [details]
Note Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW Madagascar (23º17'S, 43º34'E), at 430 m.  [details]
Depth range At the type locality (Mozambique Channel) at 430 m. Other localities (north of Madagascar, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal)...  
Depth range At the type locality (Mozambique Channel) at 430 m. Other localities (north of Madagascar, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal) from shallow water to about 64 m.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Channel, north of Madagascar, and north of Indian Ocean (Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal).   
Distribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Channel, north of Madagascar, and north of Indian Ocean (Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet lamellibranchia is composed by the Latin prefix lamelli-, meaning 'thin plate or layer', and the New...  
Etymology The specific epithet lamellibranchia is composed by the Latin prefix lamelli-, meaning 'thin plate or layer', and the New Latin word derived from the Greek branchia, meaning 'gills', and refers to the lamellar character of the branchiae of the species, formed by overlapping leaf like lobes attached to a thick, fleshy longitudinal axis.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Paraprionospio lamellibranchia Hartman, 1976. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=334391 on 2018-02-25
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2013-01-10 02:10:18Z
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original description Hartman, Olga. (1976 [issue for 1974]). Polychaetous annelids of the Indian Ocean including an account of species collected by members of the International Indian Ocean Expeditions, 1963-1964 and a catalogue and bibliography of the species from India. Journal of Marine Biological Association of India. 16(1): 191-252.
page(s): 224-227, fig. 9a-d [details]   
Nontype , locality Arabian Sea (Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea, R/V Anton Bruun, Cruise 4B Sta. 210B (21º07'N, 69º48'E to 21º09'N, 69º48'E); 34-37 m, fine green clay, mud) [details]
Nontype , locality Bay of Bengal (Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal, India, off Porto Novo (= Parangipettai), Madras State, Sta. RH26 (11º22.8'N, 79º43'E; provided geocoordinates plot the station on land; location corrected here to approximately lat. 11.5º, long. 79.83º); 20 m) [details]
Nontype , locality Gulf of Oman (Indian Ocean, Gulf of Oman, R/V Anton Bruun, Cruise 4B Sta. 251B (25º17'N, 59º05'E); 35 m, green-brown mud, clay, broken shells) [details]
Nontype , locality Madagascar (Indian Ocean, Madagascar, Nosy Bé, in Ampasindara Bay, Sta. RH51 (13º37'S, 48º18'E); in 34 m, in gray mud) [details]
Holotype AHF , locality Mozambique Channel (Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW Madagascar, R/V Anton Bruun Cruise 7, Sta. 363Q (23º17'S, 43º34'E); 430 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range At the type locality (Mozambique Channel) at 430 m. Other localities (north of Madagascar, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal) from shallow water to about 64 m.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Channel, north of Madagascar, and north of Indian Ocean (Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet lamellibranchia is composed by the Latin prefix lamelli-, meaning 'thin plate or layer', and the New Latin word derived from the Greek branchia, meaning 'gills', and refers to the lamellar character of the branchiae of the species, formed by overlapping leaf like lobes attached to a thick, fleshy longitudinal axis.  [details]

Habitat In muddy and clayey sediments, sometimes mixed with broken shells, at shelf depths, and at 430 m.  [details]

Type locality Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW Madagascar (23º17'S, 43º34'E), at 430 m.  [details]