WoRMS taxon details

Dicyema helocephalum Furuya, 2005

265687  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:265687)

accepted
Species
marine
Furuya, H. (2006). Three new species of dicyemid mesozoans (phylum Dicyemida) from Amphioctopus fangsiao (Mollusca: Cephalopoda), with comments on the occurrence patterns of dicyemids. Zool. Sci. 23(1): 105-119. (look up in IMIS[details]   
Type locality contained in Osaka Bay  
type locality contained in Osaka Bay [details]
Etymology From the Greek words hel, meaning "pin", and cephalos, meaning "head", in reference to the characteristic pin-shaped...  
Etymology From the Greek words hel, meaning "pin", and cephalos, meaning "head", in reference to the characteristic pin-shaped calotte or head in adult stages. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Dicyema helocephalum Furuya, 2005. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=265687 on 2018-06-24
Date
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2008-01-04 16:28:44Z
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2010-08-06 12:26:11Z
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original description Furuya, H. (2006). Three new species of dicyemid mesozoans (phylum Dicyemida) from Amphioctopus fangsiao (Mollusca: Cephalopoda), with comments on the occurrence patterns of dicyemids. Zool. Sci. 23(1): 105-119. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype OUM ME-00007 [details]
Syntype SBMNH 358804 [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology From the Greek words hel, meaning "pin", and cephalos, meaning "head", in reference to the characteristic pin-shaped calotte or head in adult stages. [details]