Peinaleopolynoe orphanae

Peinaleopolynoe orphanae


Taxonavigation: Phyllodocida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Spiralia
Cladus: Lophotrochozoa
Phylum: Annelida
Classis: Polychaeta
Subclassis: Palpata
Ordo: Aciculata
Subordo: Phyllodocida

Familia: Polynoidae
Subfamilia: Lepidonotopodinae
Genus: Peinaleopolynoe
Species: Peinaleopolynoe orphanae



Peinaleopolynoe orphanae Hatch & Rouse in Hatch et al., 2020

Type locality: Hydrothermal vents of the Pescadero Basin in the Gulf of California, Mexico.

Holotype: SIO-BIC A6151, from the Pescadero Basin in the Gulf of California, Mexico (23°57.23'N, 108°51.73'W), ROV “Doc Ricketts” Dive 757, 3700 m depth, 24 April 2015; fixed in formalin and preserved in 50% ethanol, with elytra fixed and preserved in 95% ethanol.

Paratypes: SIO-BIC A8597, SIO-BIC A6166, SIO-BIC A6150, SIO-BIC A6155, SIO-BIC A6163, UNAM-ICML-EMU-12666, SIO-BIC A6312, SIO-BIC A9989, SIO-BIC A9988, SIO-BIC A10922, SIO-BIC A10921, SIO-BIC A10923, SIO-BIC A10003, SIO-BIC A10001, SIO-BIC A9996, SIO-BIC A10021, SIO-BIC A10025, SIO-BIC A10037, SIO-BIC A10020, SIO-BIC A10026, SIO-BIC A10022, SIO-BIC A10023, SIO-BIC A10024, SIO-BIC A10036, SIO-BIC A10926.

ZooBank: 759AD6A2-7695-42FC-9E33-0EF105A1D97A



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