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Polychaeta taxon details

Paraprionospio lamellibranchia Hartman, 1976

334391  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:334391)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, Olga. (1976 [issue for 1974]). Polychaetous annelids of the Indian Ocean including an account of species collected by members of the International Indian Ocean Expeditions, 1963-1964 and a catalogue and bibliography of the species from India. <em>Journal of Marine Biological Association of India.</em> 16(1): 191-252.
page(s): 224-227, fig. 9a-d [details]   
Holotype  AHF, geounit Mozambique Channel  
Holotype AHF, geounit Mozambique Channel [details]
Note Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW Madagascar (23º17'S, 43º34'E), at 430 m.  [details]
Depth range At the type locality (Mozambique Channel) at 430 m. Other localities (north of Madagascar, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal)...  
Depth range At the type locality (Mozambique Channel) at 430 m. Other localities (north of Madagascar, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal) from shallow water to about 64 m.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Channel, north of Madagascar, and north of Indian Ocean (Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal).   
Distribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Channel, north of Madagascar, and north of Indian Ocean (Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet lamellibranchia is composed by the Latin prefix lamelli-, meaning 'thin plate or layer', and the New...  
Etymology The specific epithet lamellibranchia is composed by the Latin prefix lamelli-, meaning 'thin plate or layer', and the New Latin word derived from the Greek branchia, meaning 'gills', and refers to the lamellar character of the branchiae of the species, formed by overlapping leaf like lobes attached to a thick, fleshy longitudinal axis.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Paraprionospio lamellibranchia Hartman, 1976. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=334391 on 2019-07-23
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2013-01-10 02:10:18Z
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original description Hartman, Olga. (1976 [issue for 1974]). Polychaetous annelids of the Indian Ocean including an account of species collected by members of the International Indian Ocean Expeditions, 1963-1964 and a catalogue and bibliography of the species from India. <em>Journal of Marine Biological Association of India.</em> 16(1): 191-252.
page(s): 224-227, fig. 9a-d [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype AHF, geounit Mozambique Channel [details]
Nontype, geounit Arabian Sea [details]
Nontype, geounit Bay of Bengal [details]
Nontype, geounit Gulf of Oman [details]
Nontype, geounit Madagascar [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range At the type locality (Mozambique Channel) at 430 m. Other localities (north of Madagascar, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal) from shallow water to about 64 m.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean: Mozambique Channel, north of Madagascar, and north of Indian Ocean (Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal).  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet lamellibranchia is composed by the Latin prefix lamelli-, meaning 'thin plate or layer', and the New Latin word derived from the Greek branchia, meaning 'gills', and refers to the lamellar character of the branchiae of the species, formed by overlapping leaf like lobes attached to a thick, fleshy longitudinal axis.  [details]

Habitat In muddy and clayey sediments, sometimes mixed with broken shells, at shelf depths, and at 430 m.  [details]

Type locality Indian Ocean, Mozambique Channel, near SW Madagascar (23º17'S, 43º34'E), at 430 m.  [details]