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Polychaeta taxon details

Dispio oculata Imajima, 1990

326990  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326990)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Imajima, M. (1990). Spionidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Japan. V. The genera <i>Streblospio</i> and <i>Dispio</i>. <em>Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series A (Zoology).</em> 16(4): 155-163., available online at http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110004311743/en
page(s): 158-161, fig. 3a-l [details]   
Holotype  NSMT Pol. H 324, geounit Wakasa Bay  
Holotype NSMT Pol. H 324, geounit Wakasa Bay [details]
Note Off Yura-gawa (= Yura River), Wakasa Bay,...  
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Type locality Off Yura-gawa (= Yura River), Wakasa Bay, Honshu, Japan, Sea of Japan, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 35.54º, 135.3º), 5 m. [details]
Depth range 5 m.  
Depth range 5 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Wakasa Bay (Japan, Sea of Japan).  
Distribution Pacific Ocean: Wakasa Bay (Japan, Sea of Japan). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet oculata (masculine: oculatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'having eyes', and refers to the presence...  
Etymology The specific epithet oculata (masculine: oculatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'having eyes', and refers to the presence of two pairs of small eyes forming a crescent, while in the two most similar species in the genus, D. magna (Day, 1955) and D. brachychaeta Blake, 1983, they are absent. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Dispio oculata Imajima, 1990. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326990 on 2019-10-16
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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 Imajima, M. (1990). Spionidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from Japan. V. The genera <i>Streblospio</i> and <i>Dispio</i>. <em>Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Series A (Zoology).</em> 16(4): 155-163., available online at http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110004311743/en
page(s): 158-161, fig. 3a-l [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NSMT Pol. H 324, geounit Wakasa Bay [details]
Paratype NSMT Pol. P 325, geounit Wakasa Bay [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 5 m. [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Wakasa Bay (Japan, Sea of Japan). [details]

Etymology The specific epithet oculata (masculine: oculatus) is a Latin adjective meaning 'having eyes', and refers to the presence of two pairs of small eyes forming a crescent, while in the two most similar species in the genus, D. magna (Day, 1955) and D. brachychaeta Blake, 1983, they are absent. [details]

Habitat Not stated. [details]

Type locality Off Yura-gawa (= Yura River), Wakasa Bay, Honshu, Japan, Sea of Japan, Pacific Ocean (gazetteer estimate 35.54º, 135.3º), 5 m. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ホテイスピオ  [details]