WoRMS taxon details

Lygdamis Kinberg, 1866

129518  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129518)

accepted
Genus
Lygdamis indicus Kinberg, 1866 (type by monotypy)
Species Lygdamis augeneri Kirtley, 1994
Species Lygdamis bhaudi Kirtley, 1994
Species Lygdamis curvatus (Johansson, 1922)
Species Lygdamis dayi Kirtley, 1994
Species Lygdamis ehlersi (Caullery, 1913)
Species Lygdamis giardi (McIntosh, 1885)
Species Lygdamis gibbsi Kirtley, 1994
Species Lygdamis gilchristi (McIntosh, 1924)
Species Lygdamis indicus Kinberg, 1866
Species Lygdamis japonicus Nishi & Kirtley, 1999
Species Lygdamis kirkegaardi Kirtley, 1994
Species Lygdamis laevispinis (Grube, 1870)
Species Lygdamis malagasiensis Kirtley, 1994
Species Lygdamis murata (Allen, 1904)
Species Lygdamis muratus (Allen, 1904)
Species Lygdamis nesiotes (Chamberlin, 1919)
Species Lygdamis rayrobertsi Kirtley, 1994
Species Lygdamis robinsi Jeldes & Lefevre, 1959
Species Lygdamis splendidus Lechapt & Kirtley, 1998
Species Lygdamis wambiri Hutchings, Capa & Peart, 2012
Species Lygdamis wirtzi Nishi & Nunez, 1999

Species Lygdamis asteriformis (Augener, 1906) accepted as Tetreres varians (Treadwell, 1901) (superseded recombination)
Species Lygdamis marenzelleri Caullery, 1944 accepted as Lygdamis ehlersi (Caullery, 1913) (subjective synonym)
Species Lygdamis philippinensis (Treadwell, 1926) accepted as Tetreres philippinensis (Treadwell, 1926) (superseded recombination)
Species Lygdamis porrectus (Ehlers, 1908) accepted as Tetreres porrectus (Ehlers, 1908) (superseded recombination)
Species Lygdamis tenerus (Augener, 1906) accepted as Phalacrostemma tenera (Augener, 1906) (superseded recombination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
masculine
Kinberg, J.G.H. (1866 [or 1867]). Annulata nova. [Continuatio.]. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 23(9): 337-357., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32287795
page(s): 350; note: for Lygdamis indicus [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Etymology Not stated. Lygdamis is from a Greek male name familiar as the name of various leaders and tyrants circa the Persian-Greek...  
Etymology Not stated. Lygdamis is from a Greek male name familiar as the name of various leaders and tyrants circa the Persian-Greek region from 500 to 600 BCE. See the Wikipedia disambiguation page for examples. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Lygdamis Kinberg, 1866. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129518 on 2020-07-04
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Kinberg, J.G.H. (1866 [or 1867]). Annulata nova. [Continuatio.]. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 23(9): 337-357., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32287795
page(s): 350; note: for Lygdamis indicus [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. <em>Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series.</em> 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS)
note: listing [details]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   
 
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Etymology Not stated. Lygdamis is from a Greek male name familiar as the name of various leaders and tyrants circa the Persian-Greek region from 500 to 600 BCE. See the Wikipedia disambiguation page for examples. [details]

Grammatical gender Masculine, a male given name in classical times, and confirmed by Kinberg's choice of species name suffix as 'indicus' [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese ハナカンムリ属  [details]