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Polychaeta taxon details

Nereis bifida Hutchings & Turvey, 1982

329611  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329611)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, Patricia A.; Turvey, S. P. (1982). The Nereididae of South Australia. <em>Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia.</em> 106(3): 93-144., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41071833
page(s): 116-118, fig. 9a-c, table 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  AM W.18533, geounit South Australia  
Holotype AM W.18533, geounit South Australia [details]
Type locality contained in South Australia (state)  
type locality contained in South Australia (state) [details]
Note Speeds Point, near Streaky Bay, South...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Speeds Point, near Streaky Bay, South Australia, Australia (32°48'S, 134°13'E; provided geocoordinates slightly displaced from Speeds Point, corrected here to the estimate -32.932°, 134.126°). [details]
Depth range Intertidal to about 9 m.  
Depth range Intertidal to about 9 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia; Southern Australia.  
Distribution Australia: Western Australia; Southern Australia. [details]

Etymology "The specific name refers to the bifid shape of the notopodial homogomph falcigers" (Hutchings & Turvey, 1982: 119).  
Etymology "The specific name refers to the bifid shape of the notopodial homogomph falcigers" (Hutchings & Turvey, 1982: 119). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Nereis bifida Hutchings & Turvey, 1982. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329611 on 2018-12-10
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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original description Hutchings, Patricia A.; Turvey, S. P. (1982). The Nereididae of South Australia. <em>Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia.</em> 106(3): 93-144., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41071833
page(s): 116-118, fig. 9a-c, table 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Bakken, Torkild; Wilson, Robin S. (2005). Phylogeny of nereidids (Polychaeta, Nereididae) with paragnaths. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 34(5): 507-547., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.2005.00200.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AM W.18533, geounit South Australia [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to about 9 m. [details]

Distribution Australia: Western Australia; Southern Australia. [details]

Etymology "The specific name refers to the bifid shape of the notopodial homogomph falcigers" (Hutchings & Turvey, 1982: 119). [details]

Habitat Associated with algae, seagrass beds, sponges and sand, intertidal to about 9 m. [details]

Type locality Speeds Point, near Streaky Bay, South Australia, Australia (32°48'S, 134°13'E; provided geocoordinates slightly displaced from Speeds Point, corrected here to the estimate -32.932°, 134.126°). [details]