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Polychaeta taxon details

Terebella bilineata Baird, 1865

332466  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332466)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Baird, William. (1865). On new tubicolous annelids, in the collection of the British Museum. Part 2. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 8: 157-160, plate V., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31601899
page(s): 157-158, plate V figs. 3-4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Falklands Islands Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Falklands Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate -51.7°, -59.3°). [details]
Depth range Not stated in the original description, unknown.  
Depth range Not stated in the original description, unknown. [details]

Distribution South Atlantic Ocean: Falkland Islands.  
Distribution South Atlantic Ocean: Falkland Islands. [details]

Etymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet bilneata is a Latin adjective meaning 'doubly lined' or...  
Etymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet bilneata is a Latin adjective meaning 'doubly lined' or 'having two lines', and refers most probably to the colour pattern of the worm: "When alive, the animal is marked with two fine stripes or lines running longitudinally down along the dorsal surface beautifully tinged with purple" (Baird, 1865: 158). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Terebella bilineata Baird, 1865. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332466 on 2020-02-23
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original description Baird, William. (1865). On new tubicolous annelids, in the collection of the British Museum. Part 2. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 8: 157-160, plate V., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31601899
page(s): 157-158, plate V figs. 3-4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. <em>Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper.</em> 23: 1-628.
page(s): 523; note: species considered as 'Questionable' [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Holthe, T. (1986). Evolution, systematics, and distribution of the Polychaeta Terebellomorpha, with a catalogue of the taxa and a bibliography. <em>Gunneria.</em> 55: 1-236., available online at http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/get/diva2:331918/FULLTEXT01.pdf
page(s): 152; note: species considered as 'questionable', probably following Hartman's 1959 work [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype NHMUK 1842.2.24.33-34, geounit Falkland Islands [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Not stated in the original description, unknown. [details]

Distribution South Atlantic Ocean: Falkland Islands. [details]

Etymology Not stated in the original description. The specific epithet bilneata is a Latin adjective meaning 'doubly lined' or 'having two lines', and refers most probably to the colour pattern of the worm: "When alive, the animal is marked with two fine stripes or lines running longitudinally down along the dorsal surface beautifully tinged with purple" (Baird, 1865: 158). [details]

Habitat Not stated in the original description, unknown. [details]

Type locality Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean (gazetteer estimate -51.7°, -59.3°). [details]