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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides malleolaspina Straughan, 1967 
AphiaID: 369240

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides malleolaspina (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides Gunnerus, 1768
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides malleolaspina Straughan, 1967
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides trihamulatus Pillai, 2009 (types not designated, name unavailable; moreover subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Straughan, Dale. (1967). Marine Serpulidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) of eastern Queensland and New South Wales. Australian Journal of Zoology. 15: 201-261., available online at http://www.publish.csiro.au/?paper=ZO9670201 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AM W3625, locality Fraser Island (Pialba, Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia, -25.2747° 152.8345° (map estimate)) [details]

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Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Not stated, but the name for H. malleolaspina is evidently a compound noun from Latin malleolus ‘small hammer’, referring to the dorsal hammer-shaped verticil spine, and spina ‘thorn’ [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature original and correct spelling is 'malleolaspina', but may be seen as (masculine) 'malleolaspinus' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark morphologically very similar to Hydroides ancorispinus Pillai, 1971 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pialba, Hervey Bay (near Fraser Island), Queensland, Australia, -25.2747° 152.8345° (map estimate) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:369240
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-11-04 09:11:02Z  created  ten Hove, Harry
2015-09-06 04:32:15Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; ten Hove, H. (2015). Hydroides malleolaspina Straughan, 1967. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=369240 on 2016-09-01
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