WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyema shorti Furuya, Damian & Hochberg, 2002

265700  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:265700)

accepted
Species
marine
Furuya, H.; Damian, R.T.; Hochberg, F.G. (2002). Dicyema shorti n. sp. (phylum Dicyemida) from Octopus burryi (Mollusca: Cephalopoda: Octopodidae) in the Gulf of Mexico. J. Parasitol. 88(2): 325-329. (look up in IMIS[details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of Mexico  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Gulf of Mexico [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Robert B. Short (Professor Emeritus, Florida State University) in honor of his pioneering work...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Robert B. Short (Professor Emeritus, Florida State University) in honor of his pioneering work elucidating the dicyemids of the Gulf of Mexico and northwestern Atlantic Ocean. [details]
Furuya, H. (2010). Dicyema shorti Furuya, Damian & Hochberg, 2002. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=265700 on 2018-01-16

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2008-01-04 16:28:44Z
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2010-08-06 13:44:05Z
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original description Furuya, H.; Damian, R.T.; Hochberg, F.G. (2002). Dicyema shorti n. sp. (phylum Dicyemida) from Octopus burryi (Mollusca: Cephalopoda: Octopodidae) in the Gulf of Mexico. J. Parasitol. 88(2): 325-329. (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]   

additional source Overstreet, R. M. and F. G. Hochberg. 2009. Dicyemida of the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Orthonectida, Pp. 523–528 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Te [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype SBMNH 345675 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype UNAM  [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for Robert B. Short (Professor Emeritus, Florida State University) in honor of his pioneering work elucidating the dicyemids of the Gulf of Mexico and northwestern Atlantic Ocean. [details]
Feeding Type
parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioctopus burryi (Voss, 1950) [details]