WoRMS taxon details

Hydroides arnoldi Augener, 1918

338000  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338000)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Augener, H. (1918). Polychaeta. Beitrage zur Kenntnis der Meeresfauna Westafrikas. 2(2): 67-625, plates II-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7172671#page/79/mode/1up
page(s): 595 [details]   
Type locality contained in Annobon  
type locality contained in Annobon [details]
Note Reported as two worms from two collection...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Reported as two worms from two collection sites, Lome, Togo (on a pier), 6.1410° 1.2807, and Isla Annobón, -1.4063° 5.6373°, both in Gulf of Guinea, West Africa. Augener describes each specimen separately. Only the Annobón specimen remains as an H. arnoldi
 [details]
Etymology Not stated. Evidently named after its collector Arnold Schultze  
Etymology Not stated. Evidently named after its collector Arnold Schultze [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hydroides arnoldi Augener, 1918. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338000 on 2018-02-24
Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2008-11-03 13:43:30Z
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original description Augener, H. (1918). Polychaeta. Beitrage zur Kenntnis der Meeresfauna Westafrikas. 2(2): 67-625, plates II-VII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7172671#page/79/mode/1up
page(s): 595 [details]   

redescription Zibrowius, Helmut. (1973). Serpulidae (Annelida Polychaeta) des côtes ouest de l'Afrique et des Archipels Voisins. Annales Musee Royal de L'Afrique Centrale, Tervuren, Belgique. Sciences Zoologiques. (series 8) 207: 1-93. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology Not stated. Evidently named after its collector Arnold Schultze [details]

Holotype Zibrowius (1973: reports a holotype "Annobon, coll. Arnold SCHULTZE, 7.XI.1911 (holotype, ZMH V. 8724)." The basis for this is uncertain as there were two specimens, the other from Lome, and Augener does not name a type, thus they were syntypes, and there can be no holotype. Zibrowius (1973) commented that, based on Augener's description, the Lome specimen, missing from ZMH, was different, and he assigned the Lome occurrence to his then new species, Hydroides augeneri Zibrowius, 1973 [details]

Type locality Reported as two worms from two collection sites, Lome, Togo (on a pier), 6.1410° 1.2807, and Isla Annobón, -1.4063° 5.6373°, both in Gulf of Guinea, West Africa. Augener describes each specimen separately. Only the Annobón specimen remains as an H. arnoldi
 [details]

From other sources
Specimen Zoologische Museum, Hamburg [details]