Physical Description

Diagnostic Description

Description

General distribution: tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958).
  • Day, J.H. (1967). Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. 458 & xxix pp.
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Type Information

Paratype for Hermodice distincta Hoagland, 1920
Catalog Number: USNM 19014
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1909
Locality: Mindanao Island, Opol, Misamis Oriental, Philippines, North Pacific Ocean
Vessel: Albatross R/V
  • Paratype: Hoagland, R. A. 1920. Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus. 100, 1 (9): 612, pl. 48, figs 13-15.
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Type for Hermodice pennata tutuilensis Treadwell
Catalog Number: USNM 19191
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): A. Treadwell
Year Collected: 1920
Locality: Tutuila Island, Pago Pago, American Samoa, South Pacific Ocean
  • Type:
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Type for Hermodice distincta Hoagland, 1920
Catalog Number: USNM 18953
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1909
Locality: Mindanao Island, Opol, Misamis Oriental, Philippines, North Pacific Ocean
Vessel: Albatross R/V
  • Type: Hoagland, R. A. 1920. Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus. 100, 1 (9): 612, pl. 48, figs 13-15.
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Type for Hermodice pennata Treadwell
Catalog Number: USNM 5209
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Year Collected: 1902
Locality: Vicinity Of Modu Mann Or Bird Island, Hawaii, United States, North Pacific Ocean
Depth (m): 38 to 44
Vessel: Albatross R/V
  • Type:
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 1 specimen in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 1 sample.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 10 - 10
  Temperature range (°C): 24.643 - 24.643
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.224 - 0.224
  Salinity (PPS): 35.423 - 35.423
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.853 - 4.853
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.110 - 0.110
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.111 - 1.111
 
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Associations

Known prey organisms

Pherecardia striata preys on:
Acanthaster planci

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Pherecardia striata

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 2
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Genomic DNA is available from 5 specimens with morphological vouchers housed at Florida Museum of Natural History and Raffles Museum, Singapore
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