WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides nigra Zibrowius, 1971 [original]

328460  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328460)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides niger Zibrowius, 1971 (incorrect subsequent spelling for gender agreement)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Zibrowius, Helmut 1971. Les espèces Méditerranéennes du genre Hydroides (Polychaeta Serpulidae). Remarques sur le pretendu polymorphisme de Hydroides uncinata. Tethys, 2: 691-746.
note: correctly as 'hydroides nigra' [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Tabarka “au large de l'ile [Tabarka] et de...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tabarka “au large de l'ile [Tabarka] et de la Pointe Meloula [4 km west]”, Tunisia, Mediterranean Sea, 36.9666° 8.7588° (map estimate, north end of Tabarka)
 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but the name for H. nigra is evidently referring to the dark colour of the operculum, especially of the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but the name for H. nigra is evidently referring to the dark colour of the operculum, especially of the opercular constriction (un anneau noir à la base de l‘opercule” and the verticil spines, and derived from the Latin adjective niger, nigra, nigrum ‘black’. [details]
Read, G.; ten Hove, H. (2016). Hydroides nigra Zibrowius, 1971 [original]. 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=328460 on 2018-01-20

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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2009-03-02 21:23:46Z
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2016-07-24 21:35:36Z
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original description Zibrowius, Helmut 1971. Les espèces Méditerranéennes du genre Hydroides (Polychaeta Serpulidae). Remarques sur le pretendu polymorphisme de Hydroides uncinata. Tethys, 2: 691-746.
note: correctly as 'hydroides nigra' [details]   

additional source Sun, Yanan; Al-Kandari, Manal; Kubal, Priti; Walmiki, Nitin; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2017). Cutting a Gordian knot of tubeworms with DNA data: the story of the Hydroides operculata-complex (Annelida, Serpulidae). Zootaxa. 4323(1): 39-48., available online at https://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4323.1.3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides niger Zibrowius, 1971) Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but the name for H. nigra is evidently referring to the dark colour of the operculum, especially of the opercular constriction (un anneau noir à la base de l‘opercule” and the verticil spines, and derived from the Latin adjective niger, nigra, nigrum ‘black’. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tabarka “au large de l'ile [Tabarka] et de la Pointe Meloula [4 km west]”, Tunisia, Mediterranean Sea, 36.9666° 8.7588° (map estimate, north end of Tabarka)
 [details]