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Polychaeta taxon details

Tainokia iridescens Knox & Green, 1972

332446  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332446)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Knox, G. A. and Green, Kathryn M. 1972. The polychaetes of New Zealand. Part 3. Lysaretidae. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 2(3): 431-434. [details]   
Holotype  CM [Registration number not stated], geounit...  
Holotype CM [Registration number not stated], geounit Kaikoura District [details]
Note Intertidal at Armers Beach, Kaikoura...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Intertidal at Armers Beach, Kaikoura Peninsula, New Zealand, gazeteer -42.4186°, 173.7066° [details]
Etymology not stated, but assumed named for the iridescence of the body surface in life.  
Etymology not stated, but assumed named for the iridescence of the body surface in life. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Tainokia iridescens Knox & Green, 1972. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332446 on 2020-01-24
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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 Knox, G. A. and Green, Kathryn M. 1972. The polychaetes of New Zealand. Part 3. Lysaretidae. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 2(3): 431-434. [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  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype CM [Registration number not stated], geounit Kaikoura District [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology not stated, but assumed named for the iridescence of the body surface in life. [details]

Habitat Lower shore, deep burrowing in gray "slightly sulphurous" sand [details]

Type locality Intertidal at Armers Beach, Kaikoura Peninsula, New Zealand, gazeteer -42.4186°, 173.7066° [details]