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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProceraea janetae Martin, Gil, Abgarian, Evans, Turner & Nygren, 2015

819851  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:819851)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Martin, D.; Gil, J.; Abgarian, C.; Evans, E.; Turner, E. M.; Nygren, A. (2015). Proceraea janetae sp. nov. (Annelida, Syllidae, Autolytinae), a scleractinian coral feeder from Grand Cayman Island. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 95(4): 703-712., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315414001428
page(s): 704-707, figs. 1-8 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  MNCN 16.01/15563, locality Caribbean Sea...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNCN 16.01/15563, locality Caribbean Sea (Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W); on Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767, between 10-18 meters depth) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Caribbean Sea, Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 10-18 meters.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 10-18 meters.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean Sea: Gran Cayman Island. Known only from the type locality.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean Sea: Gran Cayman Island. Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Proceraea janetae is dedicated to Janet Kramer Kaufman (Louisville, Kentucky, USA), beloved aunt of Cynthia Abgarian,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Proceraea janetae is dedicated to Janet Kramer Kaufman (Louisville, Kentucky, USA), beloved aunt of Cynthia Abgarian, co-collector and co-author of the species, as a recognition for instilling a sense of discovery, adventure and exploration to her niece, and as a special gift on the occasion of her 90th birthday.  [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G. (2015). Proceraea janetae Martin, Gil, Abgarian, Evans, Turner & Nygren, 2015. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=819851 on 2018-01-23

Date
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by
2014-10-22 16:03:51Z
created
2015-03-18 03:34:52Z
changed
2015-04-15 01:53:16Z
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2015-05-06 11:19:34Z
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original description Martin, D.; Gil, J.; Abgarian, C.; Evans, E.; Turner, E. M.; Nygren, A. (2015). Proceraea janetae sp. nov. (Annelida, Syllidae, Autolytinae), a scleractinian coral feeder from Grand Cayman Island. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 95(4): 703-712., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315414001428
page(s): 704-707, figs. 1-8 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNCN 16.01/15563, locality Caribbean Sea (Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W); on Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767, between 10-18 meters depth) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MNCN 16.01/15564, locality Caribbean Sea (Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W); on Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767, between 10-18 meters depth) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MNCN 16.01/15565, locality Caribbean Sea (Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W); on Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767, between 10-18 meters depth) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MNCN 16.01/15566, locality Caribbean Sea (Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W); on Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767, between 10-18 meters depth) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype MBL MB29-000340, locality Caribbean Sea (Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W); on Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767, between 10-18 meters depth) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 10-18 meters.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Proceraea with bright yellow-orange, swollen, dorsal cirri alternating with thinner, shorter, brown dorsal cirri, and trepan with 18 tricuspid teeth, alternating in one ring.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on the scleractinian coral Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767 in coral reefs.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean Sea: Gran Cayman Island. Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Proceraea janetae is dedicated to Janet Kramer Kaufman (Louisville, Kentucky, USA), beloved aunt of Cynthia Abgarian, co-collector and co-author of the species, as a recognition for instilling a sense of discovery, adventure and exploration to her niece, and as a special gift on the occasion of her 90th birthday.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Proceraea janetae lives in shallow tropical waters (around 25ºC) down to 18m depth, on coral reefs with Montastrea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, Cayman Islands, Grand Cayman Island, North West Point (19º22'N, 81º24.5'W.  [details]