WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides (Eucarphus) dirampha Mörch, 1863 [original]

338007  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338007)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
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 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Saint Thomas  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Saint Thomas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands,...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands, Lesser Antilles (“in portu urbis St. Thomae Antillarum”), most likely the St Thomas port town of Charlotte Amalie. Geolocation indefinitely known (near to 18.34°, -64.92° if harbour at Charlotte Amalie).
 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but for H. dirampha Mörch...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but for H. dirampha Mörch describes “utrinque inflexione obsoleta, unde lateraliter adunco-rostrato”, evidently referring to the twin sharp lateral points of the blunt tip of the verticil spines, from Greek δις (dis) ‘twice’, and ραμφος (rampos) ‘beak’, modified to New Latin rhamphus or ramphus, forming dirampha. [details]
Read, G.; ten Hove, H. (2016). Hydroides (Eucarphus) dirampha Mörch, 1863 [original]. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338007 on 2017-12-16

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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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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 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 578; note: To Eupomatus dirampha [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Bastida-Zavala, Jose Rolando and ten Hove, Harry A. 2002. Revision of Hydroides Gunnerus, 1768 (Polychaeta: Serpulidae) from the Western Atlantic Region. Beaufortia, 52(9): 103-178.
page(s): 161 [details]   

status source Zibrowius, Helmut 1970. Contribution a l'etude de Serpulidae (Polychaete Sedentaire) du Bresil. Boletim do Instituto oceanográfico, Sao Paulo, 19: 1-32.
page(s): 5; note: Usage as H. dirampha, with description and mention of probable synonyms [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but for H. dirampha Mörch describes “utrinque inflexione obsoleta, unde lateraliter adunco-rostrato”, evidently referring to the twin sharp lateral points of the blunt tip of the verticil spines, from Greek δις (dis) ‘twice’, and ραμφος (rampos) ‘beak’, modified to New Latin rhamphus or ramphus, forming dirampha. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands, Lesser Antilles (“in portu urbis St. Thomae Antillarum”), most likely the St Thomas port town of Charlotte Amalie. Geolocation indefinitely known (near to 18.34°, -64.92° if harbour at Charlotte Amalie).
 [details]