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Polychaeta taxon details

Speleobregma Bertelsen, 1986

324775  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324775)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bertelsenodney, R. D. (1986). Speleobregma lanzaroteum, a new genus and species of Scalibregmatidae (Polychaeta) from a marine cave in the Canary Islands. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 99(3): 375-379., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107581#page/403/mode/1up
page(s): 376 [details]   
Note Speleobregma lanzaroteum Bertelsen, 1986  
From editor or global species database
Type species Speleobregma lanzaroteum Bertelsen, 1986 [details]
Etymology "Speleo" referring to cave, "bregma" from the stem of the family. Gender: neuter.   
Etymology "Speleo" referring to cave, "bregma" from the stem of the family. Gender: neuter.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Speleobregma Bertelsen, 1986. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324775 on 2018-06-20
Date
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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2013-03-08 04:19:19Z
changed

original description Bertelsenodney, R. D. (1986). Speleobregma lanzaroteum, a new genus and species of Scalibregmatidae (Polychaeta) from a marine cave in the Canary Islands. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 99(3): 375-379., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107581#page/403/mode/1up
page(s): 376 [details]   
 

From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Body elongate, slender, and cylindrical. Prostomium blunt, entire, with lateral horns. Acicular setae and furcate setae lacking; branchiae absent; capillary setae in both rami with hisute hooded geniculate setae in neuropodia.  [details]

Etymology "Speleo" referring to cave, "bregma" from the stem of the family. Gender: neuter.  [details]

Type species Speleobregma lanzaroteum Bertelsen, 1986 [details]