WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrianida flava Nygren, 2004

388939  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:388939)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 130-133, fig. 63A-G [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  SMNH 5952, locality San Juan Island (USA,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMNH 5952, locality San Juan Island (USA, Washington, San Juan Island (48º32.7'N, 123º00.8'W); epifauna on floating dock outside Friday Harbor laboratory, amongt hydroids, barnacles and sponges) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote USA, Washington, San Juan Island (48º32.7'N,...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality USA, Washington, San Juan Island (48º32.7'N, 123º00.8'W).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-1 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-1 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North East Pacific: USA, Washington.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North East Pacific: USA, Washington.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet flava is Latin, and means...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet flava is Latin, and means yellow, being the species named after its bright yellow-orange colour.  [details]
Gil, J. (2014). Myrianida flava Nygren, 2004. 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=388939 on 2017-12-13

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2009-04-03 07:35:23Z
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2014-07-28 07:19:37Z
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original description Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 130-133, fig. 63A-G [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bouchet, P.; Fontaine, B. (2009). List of new marine species described between 2002-2006. Census of Marine Life. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMNH 5952, locality San Juan Island (USA, Washington, San Juan Island (48º32.7'N, 123º00.8'W); epifauna on floating dock outside Friday Harbor laboratory, amongt hydroids, barnacles and sponges) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-1 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Myrianida with saffron-yellow colour; long alternating dorsal cirri with equal cirrophores, and unequal cirrostyles; trepan with 17-30 unequal teeth irregularly arranged.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North East Pacific: USA, Washington.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet flava is Latin, and means yellow, being the species named after its bright yellow-orange colour.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat 0-1 m, amongst rich epifauna, sponges, barnacles, hydroids.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction By schizogamy, most likely by posterior scissiparity. As indication of this were found several specimens with newly regenerating posterior ends.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality USA, Washington, San Juan Island (48º32.7'N, 123º00.8'W).  [details]