Type locality: Whalefall in Monterey Canyon, California (36°36.79'N, 122°26.01'W)
Holotype: SIO-BIC A5485 from a whalefall in Monterey Canyon, California (36°36.79'N, 122°26.01'W), ROV “Tiburon” Dive 742, 2891 m depth, 29 September 2004; fixed in 95% ethanol and preserved in 50% ethanol, with a parapodium fixed and preserved in 95% ethanol.
Paratype: SIO-BIC A5464, 1 specimen from the same location as holotype; fixed in formalin and preserved in 50% ethanol, with posterior segments 16–21 fixed and preserved in 95% ethanol.
Etymology: named after Shana K. Goffredi.
Primary references edit
- Hatch, A.S., Liew, H., Hourdez, S. & Rouse, G.W. 2020. Hungry scale worms: Phylogenetics of Peinaleopolynoe (Polynoidae, Annelida), with four new species. ZooKeys, 932: 27–74. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.932.48532 Reference page. [See 61-64, figs. 6H, 7C, 10C, 14, 15]