WoRMS name details

Neolipobranchius blakei Kudenov, 1985

329509  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:329509)

uncertain > taxon inquirendum (unidentifiable juvenile polychaete)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Kudenov, Jerry, D. (1985). Four New Species of Scalibregmatidae (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Familial Placement of <i>Mucibregma</i> Fauchald and Hancock. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 98(2): 332-340., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34648611
page(s): 336-337, fig. 3 [details]   
Holotype  USNM 97283, geounit Gulf of Mexico  
Holotype USNM 97283, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
Note Gulf of Mexico, Florida, Citrus County,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Gulf of Mexico, Florida, Citrus County, Crystal River, approximately 18 km at 214 from mainland, 0.6 m, mouth of discharge channel.  [details]
Depth range 0.6 m.  
Depth range 0.6 m. [details]

Distribution Gulf of Mexico.  
Distribution Gulf of Mexico. [details]

Etymology Species named after James A. Blake, author's teacher, friend, and fellow polychaetologist. The epithet is a noun in the...  
Etymology Species named after James A. Blake, author's teacher, friend, and fellow polychaetologist. The epithet is a noun in the genitive case.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2022). World Polychaeta Database. Neolipobranchius blakei Kudenov, 1985. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=329509 on 2022-05-20
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2016-08-10 22:22:44Z
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original description Kudenov, Jerry, D. (1985). Four New Species of Scalibregmatidae (Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Familial Placement of <i>Mucibregma</i> Fauchald and Hancock. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 98(2): 332-340., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34648611
page(s): 336-337, fig. 3 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). <em>Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity.</em> Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at https://books.google.es/books?id=CphA8hiwaFIC&lpg=PR1&pg=PA751 [details]   

status source Blake, James A. (2015). New species of Scalibregmatidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from the East Antarctic Peninsula including a description of the ecology and post-larval development of species of <em>Scalibregma </em>and <em>Oligobregma</em>. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4033(1): 57-93., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4033.1.3
page(s): 90; note: unidentifiable from the original specimen. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Holotype USNM 97283, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 0.6 m. [details]

Distribution Gulf of Mexico. [details]

Etymology Species named after James A. Blake, author's teacher, friend, and fellow polychaetologist. The epithet is a noun in the genitive case.  [details]

Habitat Mixed algae primarily Caulerpa species, exposed limestone overlain by muddy sand and oyster shells. [details]

Identification Blake (2015: 90) re-examined specimen and stated "Neolipobranchus blakei Kudenov, 1985 the second species described for this genus was based on a single specimen from intertidal sediments on the western side of Florida; the specimen has a rounded prostomium, annular rings along the body, lyrate setae, and pygidial cirri, but was also small, only 3 mm long (Kudenov 1985) and a juvenile according to the results of the present study. Gametes were not observed. A growth sequence is needed in order to establish the identity of this species. [details]

Type locality Gulf of Mexico, Florida, Citrus County, Crystal River, approximately 18 km at 214 from mainland, 0.6 m, mouth of discharge channel.  [details]