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Polychaeta taxon details

Acrocirrus trisectus Banse, 1969

326217  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326217)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Banse, K. (1969). Acrocirridae n.fam. (Polychaeta Sedentaria). Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 26(10): 2595-2620., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/f69-253
page(s): 2607-2608, fig. 5 [details]   
Holotype  NHMUK 1907.5.1.41, locality New Zealand...  
Holotype NHMUK 1907.5.1.41, locality New Zealand (Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, type locality undefined, one of several localities: Portobello (South Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -45.839º, long. 170.65º), Auckland Harbour (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.842º, long. 174.749º), or Takapuna (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.782º, long. 174.777º); free-living under stones, and in twisted masses in intertidal beaches) [details]
Note Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, type locality...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, type locality undefined, being one of several localities: Portobello (South Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -45.839º, long. 170.65º), Auckland Harbour (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.842º, long. 174.749º), or Takapuna (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.782º, long. 174.777º).  [details]
Type material Holotype (NHUK 1907.5.1.41) deposited at The Natural History Museum, London (UK).  [details]
Depth range Intertidal.   
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Southwest Pacific Ocean: New Zealand (North and South Island).   
Distribution Southwest Pacific Ocean: New Zealand (North and South Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet trisectus, is composed by the Latin prefix tri-, meaning 'three', and the Latin participle sectus,...  
Etymology The specific epithet trisectus, is composed by the Latin prefix tri-, meaning 'three', and the Latin participle sectus, meaning 'divided', and refers to the three body sections suggested by the change of hooks, being compound in the anterior and posterior part of the body, and simple from segment 13 through segment 41.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Acrocirrus trisectus Banse, 1969. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326217 on 2018-05-25
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Banse, K. (1969). Acrocirridae n.fam. (Polychaeta Sedentaria). Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada. 26(10): 2595-2620., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/f69-253
page(s): 2607-2608, fig. 5 [details]   

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype NHMUK 1907.5.1.41, locality New Zealand (Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, type locality undefined, one of several localities: Portobello (South Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -45.839º, long. 170.65º), Auckland Harbour (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.842º, long. 174.749º), or Takapuna (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.782º, long. 174.777º); free-living under stones, and in twisted masses in intertidal beaches) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Southwest Pacific Ocean: New Zealand (North and South Island).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet trisectus, is composed by the Latin prefix tri-, meaning 'three', and the Latin participle sectus, meaning 'divided', and refers to the three body sections suggested by the change of hooks, being compound in the anterior and posterior part of the body, and simple from segment 13 through segment 41.  [details]

Habitat Free-living under stones, and in twisted masses in intertidal beaches.  [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, New Zealand, type locality undefined, being one of several localities: Portobello (South Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -45.839º, long. 170.65º), Auckland Harbour (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.842º, long. 174.749º), or Takapuna (North Island, approx. geocoordinates lat. -36.782º, long. 174.777º).  [details]

Type material Holotype (NHUK 1907.5.1.41) deposited at The Natural History Museum, London (UK).  [details]