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Polychaeta taxon details

Aonides mayaguezensis Foster, 1969

157179  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157179)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Foster, N.M. (1969). New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 82(38): 381-400., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107580#page/417/mode/1up
page(s): 393-395, figs. 22-33 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 39485, locality Puerto Rico (off...  
Holotype USNM 39485, locality Puerto Rico (off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º); 10 feet depth (= about 3 m)) [details]
Type locality contained in Puerto Rican part of the Caribbean Sea  
type locality contained in Puerto Rican part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
Note Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º), 10 feet depth (= about 3 m). [details]
Type material Holotype (USNM 39485) and paratype (USNM 39486) deposited in the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA. [details]
Depth range 3-101 m.  
Depth range 3-101 m. [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to Puerto Rico; Gulf of Mexico.  
Distribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to Puerto Rico; Gulf of Mexico. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet mayaguezensis refers to the type locality of the species, Mayagüez (Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea).  
Etymology The specific epithet mayaguezensis refers to the type locality of the species, Mayagüez (Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Aonides mayaguezensis Foster, 1969. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157179 on 2018-04-21
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2005-05-23 07:30:30Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-01-17 02:00:40Z
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original description Foster, N.M. (1969). New species of spionids (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea with a partial revision of the genus Prionospio. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 82(38): 381-400., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107580#page/417/mode/1up
page(s): 393-395, figs. 22-33 [details]   

basis of record Uebelacker, Joan M.; Johnson, Paul G. (eds). (1984). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Final report to the Minerals Management Service, contract 14-12-001-29091. Volumes 1-7, Barry M. Vittor & Associates. Mobile, Alabama., available online at https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002201750 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype USNM 39485, locality Puerto Rico (off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º); 10 feet depth (= about 3 m)) [details]
Paratype USNM 39486, locality Puerto Rico (off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º); 10 feet depth (= about 3 m)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 3-101 m. [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic Ocean: North Carolina to Puerto Rico; Gulf of Mexico. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet mayaguezensis refers to the type locality of the species, Mayagüez (Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea). [details]

Habitat Not stated. [details]

Type locality Off Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea (gazetteer estimate 18.2º, -67.16º), 10 feet depth (= about 3 m). [details]

Type material Holotype (USNM 39485) and paratype (USNM 39486) deposited in the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., USA. [details]