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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphisamytha vanuatuensis Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2009

711929  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:711929)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Reuscher, M.; Fiege, D.; Wehe, T. 2009. Four new species of Ampharetidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Pacific hot vents and cold seeps, with a key and synoptic table of characters for all genera. Zootaxa 2191: 1-40, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2009/zt02191.html
page(s): 24 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  SMF SMF17798  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMF SMF17798 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Papua New Guinea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Papua New Guinea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after the island nation...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after the island nation Vanuatu, located near the Fiji Basin. [details]
Reuscher, M. (2012). Amphisamytha vanuatuensis Reuscher, Fiege & Wehe, 2009. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=711929 on 2017-12-18

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2012-12-08 19:21:32Z
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original description Reuscher, M.; Fiege, D.; Wehe, T. 2009. Four new species of Ampharetidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Pacific hot vents and cold seeps, with a key and synoptic table of characters for all genera. Zootaxa 2191: 1-40, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2009/zt02191.html
page(s): 24 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SMF SMF17798 [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named after the island nation Vanuatu, located near the Fiji Basin. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat The species occurs in high abundance at the hydrothermal vents of the Lihir Basin and the Fiji Basin. [details]
 

Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]