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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProceraea gigantea Nygren & Gidholm, 2001

331153  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331153)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Nygren, Arne and Gidholm, Lennart 2001. Three new species of Proceraea (Polychaeta:Syllidae:Autolytinae) from Brazil and the United States, with a synopsis of all Proceraea-like taxa. Ophelia, 54(3): 177-191.
page(s): 187-190, figs. 8-10 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  LACM POLY 1967, locality Santa Catalina...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype LACM POLY 1967, locality Santa Catalina Island (vicinity of Wrigley Marine Science Center (33º24'N, 118º30'W); Haliotis with algae, sponges, vermetids; ca 10 m dredge) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote North Pacific, USA, California, Channel...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North Pacific, USA, California, Channel Islands, Santa Catalina, vicinity of Wrigley Marine Science Center (33º24'N, 118º30'W).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0.5-10 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0.5-10 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North East Pacific, California, Santa Catalina Island. Only known from the type locality.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North East Pacific, California, Santa Catalina Island. Only known from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet refers to the size of the species.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet refers to the size of the species.  [details]
Polychaeta (2008). Proceraea gigantea Nygren & Gidholm, 2001. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331153 on 2018-01-24

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original description Nygren, Arne and Gidholm, Lennart 2001. Three new species of Proceraea (Polychaeta:Syllidae:Autolytinae) from Brazil and the United States, with a synopsis of all Proceraea-like taxa. Ophelia, 54(3): 177-191.
page(s): 187-190, figs. 8-10 [details]   

redescription Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa. 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 52-53, fig. 12A-F [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype LACM POLY 1967, locality Santa Catalina Island (vicinity of Wrigley Marine Science Center (33º24'N, 118º30'W); Haliotis with algae, sponges, vermetids; ca 10 m dredge) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0.5-10 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Large Proceraea, up to 48 mm, one small red spot at base of each parapodial lobe. Trepan teeth large, more than 50 µm. Proventricle with more than 50 rows of muscle-cells.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North East Pacific, California, Santa Catalina Island. Only known from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet refers to the size of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Among algae, sponges, hydroids on stones and shells.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North Pacific, USA, California, Channel Islands, Santa Catalina, vicinity of Wrigley Marine Science Center (33º24'N, 118º30'W).  [details]