WoRMS taxon details

Amaeana yirrarn Hutchings, 1997

326271  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326271)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hutchings, Patricia A. (1997). The Terebellidae (Polychaeta) of Northern Australia with a key to all the described species of the region. pages 133-161, 7 figures. IN: Hanley, J.R.; Caswell, G.; Megirian, D.; Larson, H.K. (Eds.). <em>Proceedings of the Sixth International Biological Workshop. The marine flora and fauna of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia.</em> Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory and the Australian Marine Sciences Association. Darwin, Australia.
page(s): 136-138, fig. 1A-D [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  NTM W3610, geounit Port Essington  
Holotype NTM W3610, geounit Port Essington [details]
Note West Bay, Port Essington, Northern Territory,...  
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Type locality West Bay, Port Essington, Northern Territory, Australia (-11.2667°, 132.15°). [details]
Depth range Intertidal.  
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Port Essington).  
Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Port Essington). [details]

Etymology "The specific name is the word for mangrove habitats in the Iwaidja language of Cobourg Peninsula (Port Essington). Such...  
Etymology "The specific name is the word for mangrove habitats in the Iwaidja language of Cobourg Peninsula (Port Essington). Such habitats are abundant at the type locality of the species" (Hutchings, 1997: 138). [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2022). World Polychaeta Database. Amaeana yirrarn Hutchings, 1997. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326271 on 2022-05-24
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original description Hutchings, Patricia A. (1997). The Terebellidae (Polychaeta) of Northern Australia with a key to all the described species of the region. pages 133-161, 7 figures. IN: Hanley, J.R.; Caswell, G.; Megirian, D.; Larson, H.K. (Eds.). <em>Proceedings of the Sixth International Biological Workshop. The marine flora and fauna of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia.</em> Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory and the Australian Marine Sciences Association. Darwin, Australia.
page(s): 136-138, fig. 1A-D [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Nogueira, João Miguel de Matos; Carrerette, Orlemir; Hutchings, Pat A. (2015). Review of <em>Amaeana</em> Hartman, 1959 (Annelida, Terebelliformia, Polycirridae), with descriptions of seven new species. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3994(1): 1-52., available online at http://www.biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.3994.1.1
page(s): 40-43, figs. 23A-E, 24A-C, table 1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype NTM W3610, geounit Port Essington [details]
Paratype AM W21888, geounit Port Essington [details]
Paratype NTM W3453, geounit Port Essington [details]
Paratype USNM 171055, geounit Port Essington [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal. [details]

Distribution Australia: Northern Territory (Port Essington). [details]

Etymology "The specific name is the word for mangrove habitats in the Iwaidja language of Cobourg Peninsula (Port Essington). Such habitats are abundant at the type locality of the species" (Hutchings, 1997: 138). [details]

Habitat Intertidal mud flats containing shell debris in front of mangroves. [details]

Type locality West Bay, Port Essington, Northern Territory, Australia (-11.2667°, 132.15°). [details]