Leodice torresiensis ( McIntosh, 1885 ), 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: 28-29

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3704669

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Leodice torresiensis ( McIntosh, 1885 )
status

n. comb.

Leodice torresiensis ( McIntosh, 1885)   n. comb.

Eunice torresiensis McIntosh, 1885: 270   .— Fauchald 1986: 256; 1992: 321. Material examined. Queensland. Thursday Island , 10°35’S, 142°13’E, 5 m depth, AM W.197120 (7); GoogleMaps   Lizard Island , Great Barrier Reef, 14°40’S, 145°28’E, coll. P. Hutchings, Jan 1975, AM W.197148 (2). GoogleMaps   New South Wales. Munganno Point, Twofold Bay , 7 m depth, subtidal rock platform, crevice fauna, kelp holdfast, coll. S. Keable & J. van der Velde, 10 Oct 1984, id. P. Hutchings, AM W.201409 (l).  

Remarks. Leodice torresiensis   was first described based on six syntypes. However, two of these belong to another species and were assigned to E. tribranchiata in Fauchald (1986)   , see Remarks above. Leodice torresiensis   has been considered a synonym of L. antennata   (e.g., Hartman 1959). The relationship between the two species is discussed) in the Remarks in the L. antennata   section.

Type locality. Torres Strait , Australia   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Polychaeta

Order

Eunicida

Family

Eunicidae

Genus

Leodice

Loc

Leodice torresiensis ( McIntosh, 1885 )

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

Eunice torresiensis

Fauchald, K. 1992: 321
Fauchald, K. 1986: 256
McIntosh, W. C. 1885: 270
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