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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusyllis grandmariae Brusa, Aguado, San Martín & Rouse, 2013

714983 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:714983)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Brusa, Vivian S.; Aguado, M. Theresa; San Martin, Guillermo; Rouse, Greg W. 2013. Revision of the genus Eusyllis Malmgren, 1867 (Annelida: Phyllodocida: Syllidae: Eusyllinae), with the description of a new species from the eastern Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 3599(1): 37-50
page(s): 42-43, figs. 1-4 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  SIO SIO-BIC A3234, locality Monterey Bay...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SIO SIO-BIC A3234, locality Monterey Bay (North Pacific Ocean: Monterey Submarine Canyon, California, USA (36.802ºN, 121.994ºW); on a juvenile whale carcass (Eschrichtius robustus), initially sunk the 5th October 2004; 633 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Monterey Submarine Canyon, California, U.S.A....  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Monterey Submarine Canyon, California, U.S.A. on whale carcass, 36.802º N, 121.994º W [not 38.802º N 122.994ºW as in Brusa et al] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 633 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 633 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Monterey Bay, California, USA, North Pacific...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Monterey Bay, California, USA, North Pacific Ocean. Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Named for Maria Brusa, the first author’s...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Named for Maria Brusa, the first author’s late grandmother. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Monterey Submarine Canyon, California, U.S.A....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Monterey Submarine Canyon, California, U.S.A. on whale carcass, 36.802º N, 121.994º W [not 38.802º N 122.994ºW as in Brusa et al] [details]
Read, G. (2013). Eusyllis grandmariae Brusa, Aguado, San Martín & Rouse, 2013. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=714983 on 2017-11-21

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original description Brusa, Vivian S.; Aguado, M. Theresa; San Martin, Guillermo; Rouse, Greg W. 2013. Revision of the genus Eusyllis Malmgren, 1867 (Annelida: Phyllodocida: Syllidae: Eusyllinae), with the description of a new species from the eastern Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 3599(1): 37-50
page(s): 42-43, figs. 1-4 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SIO SIO-BIC A3234, locality Monterey Bay (North Pacific Ocean: Monterey Submarine Canyon, California, USA (36.802ºN, 121.994ºW); on a juvenile whale carcass (Eschrichtius robustus), initially sunk the 5th October 2004; 633 m) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 633 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Unique in having compound chaetae with elongated blades, short spines on margin and minute, spine-like proximal teeth. Only E. longicirrata Imajima, 1966, from Japan, has similar chaetae. However, it has chaetae about twice longer, much longer dorsal cirri, two to five times longer than body width, digitiform ventral cirri (triangular in the new species), and palps totally separated  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Monterey Bay, California, USA, North Pacific Ocean. Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Named for Maria Brusa, the first author’s late grandmother. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Recorded on a juvenile whale carcass (Eschrichtius robustus) located at 633 m depth, sunk on purpose for scientific studies.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Publication misspells the species epithet as 'grandmarie' in abstract and Table 1. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Monterey Submarine Canyon, California, U.S.A. on whale carcass, 36.802º N, 121.994º W [not 38.802º N 122.994ºW as in Brusa et al] [details]