WoRMS taxon details

Cabira rangarajani Mandal, Harkantra & Salazar-Vallejo, 2007

870259  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:870259)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mandal, S.; Harkantra, S.N.; Salazar-Vallejo, S.I. (2007). <i>Cabira rangarajani</i> n.sp (Polychaeta : Pilargidae) from the Goa coast, central west coast of India. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1446: 21-29., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/3276
page(s): 23-27, figs. 1-3, table 1 [details]   
Holotype  NIO-GLBMUR1, geounit Arabian Sea  
Holotype NIO-GLBMUR1, geounit Arabian Sea [details]
Note Indian Ocean, Arabia Sea, India, Goa, off...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Indian Ocean, Arabia Sea, India, Goa, off Marmagoa (15º25'00''N, 73º43'00''E), at 20 m, on muddy sand.  [details]
Depth range 13-23 m.   
Depth range 13-23 m.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea, off Goa (India).   
Distribution Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea, off Goa (India).  [details]

Etymology The species is named after K. Rangarajan, "in recognition of his publications on Indian polychaetes, and especially because...  
Etymology The species is named after K. Rangarajan, "in recognition of his publications on Indian polychaetes, and especially because he described the first species of Cabira from India" (Mandal , 2007: 27).  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Cabira rangarajani Mandal, Harkantra & Salazar-Vallejo, 2007. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=870259 on 2021-04-20
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original description Mandal, S.; Harkantra, S.N.; Salazar-Vallejo, S.I. (2007). <i>Cabira rangarajani</i> n.sp (Polychaeta : Pilargidae) from the Goa coast, central west coast of India. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1446: 21-29., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/3276
page(s): 23-27, figs. 1-3, table 1 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype NIO-GLBMUR1, geounit Arabian Sea [details]
Paratype NIO-GLBMUR2, geounit Arabian Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 13-23 m.  [details]

Distribution Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea, off Goa (India).  [details]

Etymology The species is named after K. Rangarajan, "in recognition of his publications on Indian polychaetes, and especially because he described the first species of Cabira from India" (Mandal , 2007: 27).  [details]

Habitat Fine sand, muddy sand, and silty clay, at subtidal depths, in a salinity range of 33-34 ppt.  [details]

Type locality Indian Ocean, Arabia Sea, India, Goa, off Marmagoa (15º25'00''N, 73º43'00''E), at 20 m, on muddy sand.  [details]