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Polychaeta name details

Eurythoe ambigua Monro, 1933

336241  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:336241)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)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'. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 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]   
Holotype  NHMUK 1932.12.24.281, geounit Taboga Island  
Holotype NHMUK 1932.12.24.281, geounit Taboga Island [details]
Type locality contained in Panamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean  
type locality contained in Panamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean [details]
Note Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga Island, Panama, Pacific Ocean,(gazetteer estimate 08.797°, -79.551°). [details]
Type material Holotype deposited at the The Natural History Museum, London, UK (NMHUK 1932.12.24.281). [details]
Depth range Between 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 m).  
Depth range Between 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 m). [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Taboga Island (Panama).  
Distribution Pacific Ocean: Taboga Island (Panama). [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet ambigua is a Latin adjective meaning 'uncertain' or 'doubtful', and refers presumably to...  
Etymology 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]

Taxonomy Moved to different genus.  
Taxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Eurythoe ambigua Monro, 1933. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=336241 on 2018-11-20
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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'. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 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. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 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  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype NHMUK 1932.12.24.281, geounit Taboga Island [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Between 6-12 fathoms (about 11-22 m). [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Taboga Island (Panama). [details]

Etymology 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]

Habitat Soft mud, at shallow water. [details]

Taxonomy Moved to different genus. [details]

Type locality Bay between Taboga and Taboguilla, Taboga Island, Panama, Pacific Ocean,(gazetteer estimate 08.797°, -79.551°). [details]

Type material Holotype deposited at the The Natural History Museum, London, UK (NMHUK 1932.12.24.281). [details]