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Straughan, Dale. (1967). Marine Serpulidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) of eastern Queensland and New South Wales. Australian Journal of Zoology. 15(1): 201-261.
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Straughan, Dale
1967
Marine Serpulidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) of eastern Queensland and New South Wales
Australian Journal of Zoology
15(1): 201-261
Publication
World Polychaeta Database (WPolyDb).
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Excluding the Spirorbidae, 41 species of marine serpulids were found, including two new genera and 14 new species. Of the remainder, one genus and eight species are recorded for the first time from Australia. Type specimens and representatives of other species collected have been deposited in the Australian Museum, Sydney.
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Crucigera inconstans Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Hydroides basispinosus Straughan, 1967 [original] accepted as Hydroides basispinosa Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Hydroides gradata Straughan, 1967 [original] accepted as Hydroides basispinosa Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Hydroides malleolaspina Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Hydroides nodosa Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Hydroides recta Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Hydroides spinalateralis Straughan, 1967 accepted as Hydroides elegans (Haswell, 1883) [nomen protectum] (original description)
Pomatoceros terraenovae Benham, 1927 accepted as Spirobranchus taeniatus (Lamarck, 1818) (additional source)
Pseudoserpula minuta Straughan, 1967 accepted as Spiraserpula minuta (Straughan, 1967) (original description)
Pseudoserpula rugosa Straughan, 1967 accepted as Crucigera inconstans Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Serpula lineatuba Straughan, 1967 accepted as Spiraserpula lineatuba (Straughan, 1967) (original description)
Serpula magna Straughan, 1967 accepted as Serpula jukesii Baird, 1865 (original description)
Serpula rubens Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Spirobranchus coronatus Straughan, 1967 (original description)
Temporaria monotrema Straughan, 1967 represented as Temporaria oligotrema Straughan, 1967 accepted as Spirobranchus oligotremus (Straughan, 1967) (basis of record)
Temporaria oligotrema Straughan, 1967 accepted as Spirobranchus oligotremus (Straughan, 1967) (original description)
Holotype AM W.4000, geounit Cairns, identified as Hydroides gradata Straughan, 1967 [original]
Holotype AM W3625, geounit Fraser Island, identified as Hydroides malleolaspina Straughan, 1967
 Etymology

Not stated. Possibly spiny-bottom from Latin noun basis and adjective spinosus. Basal spines on the main opercular ... [details]

 Etymology

Not stated. Evidently Latin gradata = gradual, for the gradual size change of the ring of opercular spines. [details]

 Etymology

Not stated, but the name for H. malleolaspina is evidently a compound noun from Latin malleolus ‘small hammer’, ... [details]

 Etymology

Not stated, but H. nodosa is likely named for the internal “rounded projection” at the base of each verticil ... [details]

 Grammatical gender

Treated as adjectival although arguably an invariant noun phrase in apposition. The original masculine ending for a ... [details]

 Spelling

See notes on original name H. 'basispinosus' for evaluation of construction of the name, and whether invariant or ... [details]

 Type locality

Mouth of Ross River, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, -19.2569, 146.8494 [details]

 Type locality

Pretty Beach, a beach 40 Km north of Cairns. Straughan gives the location as Pretty Beach, Cairns, but there is no ... [details]

 Type locality

Pialba, Hervey Bay (near Fraser Island), Queensland, Australia, -25.2747° 152.8345° (map estimate) [details]

 Type locality

Pretty Beach, near Cairns, Queensland, Australia, intertidal. Precise location unknown, but possibly the 'Pretty ... [details]