WoRMS taxon details

Mooreonuphis Fauchald, 1982

324739  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324739)

accepted
Genus
Onuphis nebulosa Moore, 1911 accepted as Mooreonuphis nebulosa (Moore, 1911) (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
feminine
Fauchald, K. (1982). Revision of <i>Onuphis</i>, <i>Nothria</i>, and <i>Paradiopatra</i> (Polychaeta: Onuphidae) based upon type material. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 356: 1-109., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.356
page(s): 55; note: new genus Mooreonuphis for type species Onuphis nebulosa Moore, 1911 [details]   
Etymology Mooreonuphis combines the last name of taxonomist J Percy Moore with that of the earliest described genus in the family,...  
Etymology Mooreonuphis combines the last name of taxonomist J Percy Moore with that of the earliest described genus in the family, Onuphis. Stated to be feminine [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Mooreonuphis Fauchald, 1982. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324739 on 2019-11-22
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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2011-11-17 23:21:40Z
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2018-10-01 02:21:01Z
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original description Fauchald, K. (1982). Revision of <i>Onuphis</i>, <i>Nothria</i>, and <i>Paradiopatra</i> (Polychaeta: Onuphidae) based upon type material. <em>Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology.</em> 356: 1-109., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.356
page(s): 55; note: new genus Mooreonuphis for type species Onuphis nebulosa Moore, 1911 [details]   

basis of record Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

additional source Paxton, Hannelore. (2018). Two new species of Mooreonuphis (Annelida: Onuphidae) from Australia. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4486(4): 589-600., available online at https://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4486.4.11 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

identification resource Rupit-Arteaga, Samantha Karina; Hernández-Alcántara, Pablo; Solís-Weiss, Vivianne. 2013. Description of Mooreonuphis bidentata a new species of Onuphidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Mexican Caribbean with remarks on the distribution of the genus. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 93(04): 981-990
page(s): 988 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Etymology Mooreonuphis combines the last name of taxonomist J Percy Moore with that of the earliest described genus in the family, Onuphis. Stated to be feminine [details]

Grammatical gender Feminine. Fauchald states the genus is feminine. [details]