Leodice metatropos ( Hanley, 1986 ), Zanol & Hutchings & Fauchald, 2020

Zanol, Joana, Hutchings, Pat A. & Fauchald, Kristian, 2020, Eunice sensu latu (Annelida: Eunicidae) from Australia: description of seven new species and comments on previously reported species of the genera Eunice, Leodice and Nicidion, Zootaxa 4748 (1), pp. 1-43: 28

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4748.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B9EC373A-DF9B-47E2-916C-CF211D8F0727

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3704667

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/8C0D3355-C00D-D138-33BC-FF27FDCD9AB6

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Plazi

scientific name

Leodice metatropos ( Hanley, 1986 )
status

n. comb.

Leodice metatropos ( Hanley, 1986)   n. comb.

Eunice metatropos Hanley, 1986: 215–221   , figs. 1–3.

Material examined. Western Australia. N.W. Shelf, 80 m, trawled specimens, coll. Observer crew on Chick Fa No. l, id. Russell Hanley, 1986   , AM W.201437 (1, PARATYPE)   , AM W.201438 (1, PARATYPE)   , USNM # 101342 (1, PARATYPE)   , USNM # 101343 (1, PARATYPE)   .

Remarks. This species has paired MxIII, a condition present in few species of eunicids (see Fauchald, 1992 for a discussion). All four paratypes examined are in very poor condition

Type locality. Western Australia   .

AM

Australian Museum

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Polychaeta

Order

Eunicida

Family

Eunicidae

Genus

Leodice

Loc

Leodice metatropos ( Hanley, 1986 )

Zanol, Joana, Hutchings, Pat A. & Fauchald, Kristian 2020
2020
Loc

Eunice metatropos

Hanley, J. R. 1986: 221
1986