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Polychaeta taxon details

Amastigos delicatus López, Capa, Aguado & Cladera, 2005

870850  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:870850)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
López, E.; Capa, M.; Aguado, M.T.; Cladera, P. (2005). Capitellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Coiba National Park, Pacific Coast of Panamá, with a new species of the genus <i>Amastigos</i>. <em>Cahiers de Biologie Marine.</em> 46(1): 57-67., available online at http://application.sb-roscoff.fr/cbm/article.htm?execution=e4s1
page(s): 58-61, fig. 1 [details]   
Holotype  MNCN 16.01/10131, geounit Coiba Island...  
Holotype MNCN 16.01/10131, geounit Coiba Island (Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa Cruz, Sta. M3AF97 (07º37'40''N, 81º45'70''W); tidal flats associated with mangrove systems, intertidal fine sand) [details]
Note Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa...  
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Type locality Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa Cruz (07º37'40''N, 81º45'70''W), intertidal fine sand on tidal flats associated with mangrove systems.  [details]
Depth range Intertidal.   
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Eastern Pacific Ocean, Coiba Island (Panamá). Known only from the type locality.   
Distribution Eastern Pacific Ocean, Coiba Island (Panamá). Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet delicatus is a Latin adjective meaning 'soft', 'tender', or 'delicate', and "refers to the thin body...  
Etymology The specific epithet delicatus is a Latin adjective meaning 'soft', 'tender', or 'delicate', and "refers to the thin body of all the studied specimens" (López et al., 2005: 61).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Amastigos delicatus López, Capa, Aguado & Cladera, 2005. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=870850 on 2018-10-20
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original description López, E.; Capa, M.; Aguado, M.T.; Cladera, P. (2005). Capitellidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Coiba National Park, Pacific Coast of Panamá, with a new species of the genus <i>Amastigos</i>. <em>Cahiers de Biologie Marine.</em> 46(1): 57-67., available online at http://application.sb-roscoff.fr/cbm/article.htm?execution=e4s1
page(s): 58-61, fig. 1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype MNCN 16.01/10131, geounit Coiba Island (Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa Cruz, Sta. M3AF97 (07º37'40''N, 81º45'70''W); tidal flats associated with mangrove systems, intertidal fine sand) [details]
Paratype MNCN 16.01/10132, geounit Coiba Island (Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa Cruz, Sta. M3AF97 (07º37'40''N, 81º45'70''W); tidal flats associated with mangrove systems, intertidal fine sand) [details]
Paratype MNCN 16.01/10133, geounit Coiba Island (Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa Cruz, Sta. M3BF97 (07º37'40''N, 81º45'70''W); tidal flats associated with mangrove systems, intertidal fine sand) [details]
Paratype MNCN 16.01/10134, geounit Coiba Island (Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa Cruz, Sta. M2AF97 (07º37'40''N, 81º45'70''W); tidal flats associated with mangrove systems, intertidal fine sand) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Eastern Pacific Ocean, Coiba Island (Panamá). Known only from the type locality.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet delicatus is a Latin adjective meaning 'soft', 'tender', or 'delicate', and "refers to the thin body of all the studied specimens" (López et al., 2005: 61).  [details]

Habitat Intertidal fine sand on tidal flats associated with mangrove systems.  [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Panamá, Coiba Island, Santa Cruz (07º37'40''N, 81º45'70''W), intertidal fine sand on tidal flats associated with mangrove systems.  [details]