Nephasoma (Nephasoma) diaphanes diaphanes (Gerould, 1913),

Açik, S., Murina, G. V., Çinar, M. E. & Ergen, Z., 2005, Sipunculans from the coast of northern Cyprus (eastern Mediterranean Sea), Zootaxa 1077, pp. 1-23: 7-9

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.170329

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:9B3A7D5D-3D1B-450C-B8C8-7CB465AC008D

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/D46F87BE-8A6E-FFE8-8B5D-F9EA75C0FC7D

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Plazi

scientific name

Nephasoma (Nephasoma) diaphanes diaphanes (Gerould, 1913)
status

 

Nephasoma (Nephasoma) diaphanes diaphanes (Gerould, 1913) 

Nephasoma diaphanes: Saiz Salinas 1993 a: 541  –542, figs 3 a –c; Saiz Salinas 1993 b: 79 –84, figs 36, 37, 83 a; Saiz Salinas 1995: 313 –315, figs 3 a –c.

Nephasoma diaphanes diaphanes: Saiz Salinas & Villafranca Urchegui 1990: 1156  –1158, figs 8 a –h; Pancucci­Papadopoulou et al. 1999: 50–51, fig. 14.

Nephasoma (Nephasoma) diaphanes diaphanes: Cutler 1994: 93  –94, fig. 20.

Material examined: ESFM – SIP / 97 – 3, T 7, trawl, start: 35 ° 40.3 ' N – 34 ° 39.1 ' E, finish: 35 ° 39.7 ' N – 34 ° 37.8 ' E, 16 May 1997, 275– 337 m, mud, 4 specimens; ESFM – SIP / 97 – 2, D 7, dredge, 35 ° 34.4 ' N – 34 ° 26.9 ' E, 16 May 1997, 140 m, mud, 3 specimens; ESFM – SIP / 97 – 4, D 8, dredge, 35 ° 34.8 ' N – 34 ° 38.3 ' E, 16 May 1997, 210 m, mud, 3 specimens; E SFM – SIP / 98 – 5, D 16, dredge, 35 ° 43.8 ' N – 34 ° 37.3 ' E, 16 July 1998, 300 m, mud with shell fragments, 10 specimens.

Remarks: Body wall translucent or transparent. Trunk 0.8 (smallest individual)– 7.2 (largest individual) mm in length, 0.3–0.8 mm in width. Introvert 0.3–3.7 mm long, 0.2–0.3 mm wide. Trunk 2–2.7 times introvert length. Introvert with small scattered hooks; 18–20 µm high, 13–15 µm thick at base. Papillae on posterior part of trunk 10–22 µm height. Distance between posterior end of trunk and base of retractors 0.4 mm. Retractors originating from 31 % of the distance to the end of trunk. Nephridiopores at level of anus. Eggs elliptical; longer axis 75–98 µm in diameter, smaller axis 48–83 µm in diameter.

Distribution: Cosmopolitan in deep waters ( Cutler 1994). Depth range to 5300 m ( Cutler 1994).

ESFM

Museum of Faculty of Fisheries, Ege University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Sipuncula

Class

Sipunculidea

Order

Golfingiiformes

Family

Golfingiidae

Genus

Nephasoma

Loc

Nephasoma (Nephasoma) diaphanes diaphanes (Gerould, 1913)

Açik, S., Murina, G. V., Çinar, M. E. & Ergen, Z. 2005
2005
Loc

Nephasoma (Nephasoma) diaphanes diaphanes:

Cutler 1994: 93
1994
Loc

Nephasoma diaphanes:

Saiz 1995: 313
Saiz 1993: 541
Saiz 1993: 79
1993
Loc

Nephasoma diaphanes diaphanes:

Saiz 1990: 1156
1990