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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis baringabooreen San Martín, Hutchings & Aguado, 2008 
AphiaID: 525495

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis Ehlers, 1887
Source  original description San Martín, G.; Hutchings, P.A.; Aguado, M.T. 2008. Syllinae (Polychaeta: Syllidae) from Australia. Part 1. Genera Branchiosyllis, Eurysyllis, Karroonsyllis, Parasphaerosyllis, Plakosyllis, Rhopalosyllis, Tetrapalpia n.gen., and Xenosyllis. Records of the Australian Museum 60: 119-160, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.60.2008.1494
page(s): 122-123, fig. 1A-D, 2A-E [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Coast of Australia [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AM W30088, locality Australia (Western Australia, Bernouli Island (15º00'S, 124º47'E); sandy substrate with coral rubble; intertidal) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 11 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Australia (North Western Australia).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet derives from two Aboriginal words, Baringa, meaning light, and Booren, meaning dark, in reference to the distinctive colour pattern of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In sand and amongst coral rubble.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Western Australia, Bernouli Island (15º00'S, 124º47'E).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:525495
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  Citation: Harris, L. (2014). Branchiosyllis baringabooreen San Martín, Hutchings & Aguado, 2008. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=525495 on 2014-09-22
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