WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreblosoma 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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  SMF 17820, locality Fiji Islands (North Fiji...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology name refers to the Melanesian demons Kaia that...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology name refers to the Melanesian demons Kaia that inhabit volcanoes and metamorphose into different animals. [details]
Read, G. (2012). Streblosoma kaia. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=598810 on 2017-11-24

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2012-05-29 10:36:09Z
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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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype 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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology name refers to the Melanesian demons Kaia that inhabit volcanoes and metamorphose into different animals. [details]