WoRMS taxon details

Branchiosyllis riojai Góngora-Garza, García-Garza & de León-González, 2011

598770  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:598770)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Góngora-Garza, G.; García-Garza, M. E.; de León-González, J. A. 2011. Two new species of Branchiosyllis (Polychaeta: Syllidae) from Western Mexico. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 124(4): 378-385
page(s): 382-384, fig. 2 [details]   
Holotype  UANL 6787, locality Mexican part of the North...  
Holotype UANL 6787, locality Mexican part of the North Pacific Ocean (Mexico, Colima, Manzanillo, Escollera Norte, Marina Dorada (provided geocoordinates 19º03'43.4"N, 104º10'13.5"W, seem to be misplaced, possible location lat. 19.061973º, long. -104.304145º); among Phragmatopoma spp. beds in rocky outcrops; 1.5 m) [details]
Note Mexico, Colima, Manzanillo, Escollera Norte,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Mexico, Colima, Manzanillo, Escollera Norte, Marina Dorada (probably Hotel Marina Puerto Dorado) (provided geocoordinates 19º03'43.4"N, 104º10'13.5"W, seem to be misplaced, possible location lat. 19.061973º, long. -104.304145º).  [details]
Depth range Intertidal to 1-5 m.  
Depth range Intertidal to 1-5 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific coast of Mexico, María Madre Island (Nayarit) and Manzanillo (Colima).   
Distribution Pacific coast of Mexico, María Madre Island (Nayarit) and Manzanillo (Colima).  [details]

Etymology The species is dedicated to Dr. Enrique Rioja, "who described two species of Branchiosyllis from Mexico, and whose...  
Etymology The species is dedicated to Dr. Enrique Rioja, "who described two species of Branchiosyllis from Mexico, and whose contributions to the knowledge of polychaetes in Mexican waters extends back nearly 40 years".  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Branchiosyllis riojai Góngora-Garza, García-Garza & de León-González, 2011. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=598770 on 2018-06-22
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2012-05-29 10:36:09Z
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2014-04-30 09:42:00Z
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original description Góngora-Garza, G.; García-Garza, M. E.; de León-González, J. A. 2011. Two new species of Branchiosyllis (Polychaeta: Syllidae) from Western Mexico. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 124(4): 378-385
page(s): 382-384, fig. 2 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype UANL 6787, locality Mexican part of the North Pacific Ocean (Mexico, Colima, Manzanillo, Escollera Norte, Marina Dorada (provided geocoordinates 19º03'43.4"N, 104º10'13.5"W, seem to be misplaced, possible location lat. 19.061973º, long. -104.304145º); among Phragmatopoma spp. beds in rocky outcrops; 1.5 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to 1-5 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific coast of Mexico, María Madre Island (Nayarit) and Manzanillo (Colima).  [details]

Etymology The species is dedicated to Dr. Enrique Rioja, "who described two species of Branchiosyllis from Mexico, and whose contributions to the knowledge of polychaetes in Mexican waters extends back nearly 40 years".  [details]

Habitat Amongst sponges, algae, or Phragmatopoma spp. beds on hard substrates, at very shallow water. [details]

Type locality Mexico, Colima, Manzanillo, Escollera Norte, Marina Dorada (probably Hotel Marina Puerto Dorado) (provided geocoordinates 19º03'43.4"N, 104º10'13.5"W, seem to be misplaced, possible location lat. 19.061973º, long. -104.304145º).  [details]