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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurythoe ambigua Monro, 1933

336241

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336241

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Monro, Charles Carmichael Arthur. (1933). The Polychaeta Errantia collected by Dr. C. Crossland at Colón, in the Panama region, and the Galapagos Islands during the Expedition of the S.Y. 'St. George'. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 103(1): 1-96., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1933.tb01578.x
page(s): 6-7, fig. 2 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  NHMUK 1932.12.24.281, locality Taboga Island...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1932.12.24.281, locality Taboga Island (bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga Island, Panama, Pacific Ocean,(gazetteer estimate 08.797°, -79.551°); 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 meters), soft mud) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Panamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Panamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga Island, Panama, Pacific Ocean,(gazetteer estimate 08.797°, -79.551°). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype deposited at the The Natural History Museum, London, UK (NMHUK 1932.12.24.281). [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Between 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 m).  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Between 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 m). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Taboga Island (Panama).  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Taboga Island (Panama). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The specific epithet ambigua is a...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The specific epithet ambigua is a Latin adjective meaning 'uncertain' or 'doubtful', and refers presumably to the fact that according to its author the species is very close to Eurythoe dubia Horst, 1912, and that the two species should be probably placed in a new subgenus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga Island, Panama, Pacific Ocean,(gazetteer estimate 08.797°, -79.551°). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype deposited at the The Natural History...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype deposited at the The Natural History Museum, London, UK (NMHUK 1932.12.24.281). [details]
Polychaeta (2008). Eurythoe ambigua Monro, 1933. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336241 on 2017-11-18

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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Monro, Charles Carmichael Arthur. (1933). The Polychaeta Errantia collected by Dr. C. Crossland at Colón, in the Panama region, and the Galapagos Islands during the Expedition of the S.Y. 'St. George'. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 103(1): 1-96., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1933.tb01578.x
page(s): 6-7, fig. 2 [details]   

new combination reference Fauchald, Kristian. (1977). Polychaetes from intertidal areas in Panama, with a review of previous shallow-water records. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 221: 1-81., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.221
page(s): 12; note: as Linopherus ambigua [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1932.12.24.281, locality Taboga Island (bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga Island, Panama, Pacific Ocean,(gazetteer estimate 08.797°, -79.551°); 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 meters), soft mud) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Between 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 m). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific Ocean: Taboga Island (Panama). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated. The specific epithet ambigua is a Latin adjective meaning 'uncertain' or 'doubtful', and refers presumably to the fact that according to its author the species is very close to Eurythoe dubia Horst, 1912, and that the two species should be probably placed in a new subgenus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Soft mud, at shallow water. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga Island, Panama, Pacific Ocean,(gazetteer estimate 08.797°, -79.551°). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Holotype deposited at the The Natural History Museum, London, UK (NMHUK 1932.12.24.281). [details]