WoRMS name details

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

338008  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338008)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)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 Atlantic Coast of North America  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Atlantic Coast of North America [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote North America (unspecified) as “ad Americam...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North America (unspecified) as “ad Americam borealem” on Argopecten irradians (was as Pecten), collected by A. B. Mayer, presumably on the Atlantic coast as A. irradians is the bay scallop of that region [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but for H. microtis the 'micro' derives from Greek micros 'small'. The Latinizations 'microtis' and 'microtus'...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but for H. microtis the 'micro' derives from Greek micros 'small'. The Latinizations 'microtis' and 'microtus' are in use as both genus and species-group names for small-eared biota. Whether the same meaning applies for H. microtis is unclear. [details]
WoRMS (2008). Hydroides (Eucarphus) microtis 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338008 on 2018-01-17

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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]   

status source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but for H. microtis the 'micro' derives from Greek micros 'small'. The Latinizations 'microtis' and 'microtus' are in use as both genus and species-group names for small-eared biota. Whether the same meaning applies for H. microtis is unclear. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North America (unspecified) as “ad Americam borealem” on Argopecten irradians (was as Pecten), collected by A. B. Mayer, presumably on the Atlantic coast as A. irradians is the bay scallop of that region [details]