WoRMS taxon details

Streblosoma kaia Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2012

598810  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:598810)

accepted
Species
marine
Reuscher, Michael; Fiege, Dieter; Wehe, Thomas. 2012. Terebellomorph polychaetes from hydrothermal vents and cold seeps with the description of two new species of Terebellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) representing the first records of the family from deep-sea vents. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 92(05): 997-1012, available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315411000658 [details]   
Holotype  SMF 17820, locality Fiji Islands (North Fiji...  
Holotype SMF 17820, locality Fiji Islands (North Fiji Basin, Pacific Ocean, 16° 59' 26.82 S, 173° 54' 56.22 E (-16.9908, 173.9156) [details]
Etymology name refers to the Melanesian demons Kaia that inhabit volcanoes and metamorphose into different animals.  
Etymology name refers to the Melanesian demons Kaia that inhabit volcanoes and metamorphose into different animals. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Streblosoma kaia Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2012. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=598810 on 2018-04-24
Date
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2012-05-29 10:36:09Z
created
2012-07-17 05:17:08Z
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original description Reuscher, Michael; Fiege, Dieter; Wehe, Thomas. 2012. Terebellomorph polychaetes from hydrothermal vents and cold seeps with the description of two new species of Terebellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) representing the first records of the family from deep-sea vents. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 92(05): 997-1012, available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315411000658 [details]   
Holotype SMF 17820, locality Fiji Islands (North Fiji Basin, Pacific Ocean, 16° 59' 26.82 S, 173° 54' 56.22 E (-16.9908, 173.9156) [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology name refers to the Melanesian demons Kaia that inhabit volcanoes and metamorphose into different animals. [details]