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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellides jitu Schüller & Hutchings, 2010 
AphiaID: 531935

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichobranchidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichobranchinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellides (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellides Sars, 1835
Source  original description Schüller, Myriam ; Hutchings, Pat A. 2010. New insights in the taxonomy of Trichobranchidae (Polychaeta) with description of a new Terebellides species from Australia. Zootaxa 2395: 1-16., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/f/z02395p016f.pdf
page(s): 7 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology "Jitu is the Aboriginal (Kariyarra) word for ibis. The acicular hooks of the first neuropodia resemble the shape of the beak of the Australian white ibis (Threskiomis molucca) which is very common in Australia, especially in the area around the Australian Museum, Sydney where the material is deposited." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Two paratypes of T. narribri (AM W7059, AM W23828) which were collected at Moreton Bay, Queensland, the type locality of T. narribri, are placed in T. jitu. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Arafura Sea, 9 deg 48.46' S 133 deg 15.24' E [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:531935
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Date   action   by
2010-10-14 02:42:17Z  created  Read, Geoffrey
2010-10-16 02:38:11Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Terebellides jitu Schüller & Hutchings, 2010. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=531935 on 2014-09-19