WoRMS taxon details

Hydroides spongicola Benedict, 1887

338021  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:338021)

accepted
Species
Eupomatus spongicola (Benedict, 1887) (superseded recombination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Benedict, James E. (1887). Descriptions of ten species and one new genus of annelids from the dredging of the U.S. Fish Comm. Steamer Albatross. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 9: 547-553, plates 20-25., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.9-594.547 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

(ofEupomatus spongicola (Benedict, 1887)) Benedict, James E. (1887). Descriptions of ten species and one new genus of annelids from the dredging of the U.S. Fish Comm. Steamer Albatross. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 9: 547-553, plates 20-25., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.9-594.547 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note West offshore from Venice, Florida, Gulf of...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality West offshore from Venice, Florida, Gulf of Mexico, USA, 48 m. author geodata 27.0667°, -83.3542°  [details]
Etymology Not stated but H. spongicola is evidently named from English ‘sponge’ as stem spongi- combined with the New Latin...  
Etymology Not stated but H. spongicola is evidently named from English ‘sponge’ as stem spongi- combined with the New Latin adjective colus –a -um ‘dwelling in’, because of its association as “frail calcareous tubes in living sponges [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hydroides spongicola Benedict, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=338021 on 2018-05-25
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2008-11-03 13:43:30Z
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original description Benedict, James E. (1887). Descriptions of ten species and one new genus of annelids from the dredging of the U.S. Fish Comm. Steamer Albatross. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 9: 547-553, plates 20-25., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.9-594.547 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofEupomatus spongicola (Benedict, 1887)) Benedict, James E. (1887). Descriptions of ten species and one new genus of annelids from the dredging of the U.S. Fish Comm. Steamer Albatross. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 9: 547-553, plates 20-25., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.9-594.547 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

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. [details]   

basis of record  (ofEupomatus spongicola (Benedict, 1887)) 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 
 

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Ecology symbiont of sponge Neofibularia nolitangere [details]

Etymology Not stated but H. spongicola is evidently named from English ‘sponge’ as stem spongi- combined with the New Latin adjective colus –a -um ‘dwelling in’, because of its association as “frail calcareous tubes in living sponges [details]

Syntype United States National Museum 975, Zoological Museum Amsterdam V.Pol. 3209 [details]

Type locality West offshore from Venice, Florida, Gulf of Mexico, USA, 48 m. author geodata 27.0667°, -83.3542°  [details]