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Polychaeta taxon details

Dispio brachychaeta Blake, 1983

326987  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326987)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blake, J.A. (1983). Polychaetes of the family Spionidae from South America, Antarctica and adjacent seas and islands. <em>Biology of the Antarctic Seas XIV Antarctic Research Series.</em> 39(3): 205-288., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/AR039p0205/summary
page(s): 214, fig. 5 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 67512, geounit Rio de la Plata  
Holotype USNM 67512, geounit Rio de la Plata [details]
Note Off Rio de la Plata, Argentina, Atlantic Ocean...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Off Rio de la Plata, Argentina, Atlantic Ocean (-37.63°, -56.75°). [details]
Depth range 31 m.  
Depth range 31 m. [details]

Distribution South Atlantic Ocean: off Rio de la Plata (Argentina).  
Distribution South Atlantic Ocean: off Rio de la Plata (Argentina). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet brachychaeta is derived from the Greek brachy, for 'short', and chaeta, for 'seta', and refers to the...  
Etymology The specific epithet brachychaeta is derived from the Greek brachy, for 'short', and chaeta, for 'seta', and refers to the short notosetae on setiger 1. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Dispio brachychaeta Blake, 1983. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326987 on 2019-07-22
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original description Blake, J.A. (1983). Polychaetes of the family Spionidae from South America, Antarctica and adjacent seas and islands. <em>Biology of the Antarctic Seas XIV Antarctic Research Series.</em> 39(3): 205-288., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/AR039p0205/summary
page(s): 214, fig. 5 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 67512, geounit Rio de la Plata [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 31 m. [details]

Distribution South Atlantic Ocean: off Rio de la Plata (Argentina). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet brachychaeta is derived from the Greek brachy, for 'short', and chaeta, for 'seta', and refers to the short notosetae on setiger 1. [details]

Habitat Sand, at shelf depths. [details]

Type locality Off Rio de la Plata, Argentina, Atlantic Ocean (-37.63°, -56.75°). [details]