WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHipponoa gaudichaudi agulhana Day, 1967

341267

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:341267

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination, misspelled genus)
Subspecies
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 122, fig. 3.1.a-e [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  NHMUK 1966.26.6, locality Agulhas Current...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1966.26.6, locality Agulhas Current (Agulhas Current, off Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Indian Ocean (-34°, 25°; provided geocoordinates seem misplaced, corrected here to about -34°, 26°); surface, between the valves of Lepas attached to floating objects) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Agulhas Current, off Port Elizabeth, Eastern...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Agulhas Current, off Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Indian Ocean (-34°, 25°; provided geocoordinates seem misplaced, corrected here to about -34°, 26°), surface, between the valves of Lepas attached to floating objects. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Sea surface, on floating objects.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Sea surface, on floating objects. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Africa: Agulhas Bank, off Port Elizabeth...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Africa: Agulhas Bank, off Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape Province). Single record, based on one specimen. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet agulhana refers to the type locality of the species, the Agulhas Current (off South Africa, Indian Ocean). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Agulhas Current, off Port Elizabeth, Eastern...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Agulhas Current, off Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Indian Ocean (-34°, 25°; provided geocoordinates seem misplaced, corrected here to about -34°, 26°), surface, between the valves of Lepas attached to floating objects. [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G. (2017). Hipponoa gaudichaudi agulhana Day, 1967. 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=341267 on 2017-11-18

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2008-03-25 06:59:27Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-02-25 03:16:18Z
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2017-02-20 12:35:16Z
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original description Day, J. H. (1967). [Errantia] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. vi, 1–458, xxix., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596
page(s): 122, fig. 3.1.a-e [details]   

source of synonymy Kudenov, Jerry D. (1994). Redescription of Hipponoa gaudichaudi Audouin & Milne-Edwards, 1830 (Polychaeta, Amphinomidae). In: J.-C. Dauvin, L. Laubier & D.J. Reish (Eds). Actes de la 4ème Conférence internationale des Polychètes. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle. 162: 199-207.
page(s): 200 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1966.26.6, locality Agulhas Current (Agulhas Current, off Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Indian Ocean (-34°, 25°; provided geocoordinates seem misplaced, corrected here to about -34°, 26°); surface, between the valves of Lepas attached to floating objects) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAssociation Found between the valves of Lepas attached to floating objects. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Sea surface, on floating objects. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Africa: Agulhas Bank, off Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape Province). Single record, based on one specimen. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet agulhana refers to the type locality of the species, the Agulhas Current (off South Africa, Indian Ocean). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sea surface, between the valves of Lepas attached to floating objects. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Agulhas Current, off Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Indian Ocean (-34°, 25°; provided geocoordinates seem misplaced, corrected here to about -34°, 26°), surface, between the valves of Lepas attached to floating objects. [details]