WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides (Eucarphus) Mörch, 1863

326105

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:326105

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original subgenus)
Subgenus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mörch, O. A. L. (1863). Revisio critica Serpulidarum. Et Bidrag til Rørormenes Naturhistorie. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift. København, Ser. 3, 1: 347-470, pl. 11 [also issued as a separate, 1–124, pl. 11]., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/naturhistoriskti01copeuoft
page(s): 378; note: as a subgenus for six Hydroides, beginning with H. (E.) crucigera [details]   
Read, G.; ten Hove, H. (2016). Hydroides (Eucarphus) Mörch, 1863. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=326105 on 2017-11-19

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2008-03-14 12:54:55Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2009-01-26 20:42:57Z
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2016-03-30 22:58:57Z
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original description Mörch, O. A. L. (1863). Revisio critica Serpulidarum. Et Bidrag til Rørormenes Naturhistorie. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift. København, Ser. 3, 1: 347-470, pl. 11 [also issued as a separate, 1–124, pl. 11]., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/naturhistoriskti01copeuoft
page(s): 378; note: as a subgenus for six Hydroides, beginning with H. (E.) crucigera [details]   

source of synonymy Pixell, Helen L. M. (1913). Polychaeta of the Indian Ocean, together with some species from the Cape Verde Islands. The Serpulidae, with a classification of the genera Hydroides and Eupomatus. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. (Series 2) 16: 69-92., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25257250
note: Eucarphus treated as a junior synonym of Hydroides [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Author: "Operculum petiolatum, margine dentato. superne paleis in infundibulum dispositis ; paleæ basi spathulatæ, connatæ, superne liberæ, extremitate utrinque aurita , interdum aculeo intermedio terminali, unde uti cruciati" from which the essence is that operculum spines have lateral processes [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy erected as a subgenus of Hydroides for H. crucigera, H. dirampha, H. cumingii, H. sanctaecrucis, H. microtis, and H. benzoni, but not distinct from the nominal genus according to Pixell (1913), a view supported by Bastida-Zavala & ten Hove (2002) [details]