WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina tessellata Neave & Glasby, 2013

743336  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:743336)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Neave, Matthew J; Glasby, Christopher J. 2013. New species of Ophelina (Annelida: Opheliidae: Ophelininae) from northern Australia. Organisms Diversity & Evolution 13(2): 331-347
page(s): 338-340, figs. 4c, 6e-f, 9 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  NTM W19553, locality Australian part of the...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NTM W19553, locality Australian part of the Arafura Sea (Northern Territory, Melville Bay, Site 2, Export Wharf, shallow water) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Australia, Northern Territory, Melville Bay,...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Northern Territory, Melville Bay, Site 2, Export Wharf.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 10 m deep.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 10 m deep. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern region of Northern Territory,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern region of Northern Territory, Australia, in mudflats from the intertidal to 10 m deep. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is formed from the Greek,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is formed from the Greek, tessella, meaning 'small square', referring to the distinctive pattern on the pygidial funnel of this species.  [details]
Gil, J. (2013). Ophelina tessellata Neave & Glasby, 2013. 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=743336 on 2017-12-14

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original description Neave, Matthew J; Glasby, Christopher J. 2013. New species of Ophelina (Annelida: Opheliidae: Ophelininae) from northern Australia. Organisms Diversity & Evolution 13(2): 331-347
page(s): 338-340, figs. 4c, 6e-f, 9 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NTM W19553, locality Australian part of the Arafura Sea (Northern Territory, Melville Bay, Site 2, Export Wharf, shallow water) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 10 m deep. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern region of Northern Territory, Australia, in mudflats from the intertidal to 10 m deep. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology In mudflats from the intertidal to 10 m deep; maybe associated with mangroves. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is formed from the Greek, tessella, meaning 'small square', referring to the distinctive pattern on the pygidial funnel of this species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Northern Territory, Melville Bay, Site 2, Export Wharf.  [details]