WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicyema oxycephalum Furuya, 2009

464279

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:464279

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Furuya, H. (2009). Two new dicyemids from Sepia longipes (Mollusca: Cephalopoda: Decapoda). J. Parasitol. 95(3): 681-689. (look up in IMIS[details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tosa Bay  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Tosa Bay [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is an adjective composed of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is an adjective composed of two Greek roots, oxy, meaning "acute", and -kephalos, meaning "headed", in reference to the characteristic acute calotte of the vermiform embryo. [details]
Furuya, H. (2010). Dicyema oxycephalum Furuya, 2009. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=464279 on 2017-11-20

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2010-03-08 08:17:10Z
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2010-08-06 13:44:05Z
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original description Furuya, H. (2009). Two new dicyemids from Sepia longipes (Mollusca: Cephalopoda: Decapoda). J. Parasitol. 95(3): 681-689. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype OUM ME-00020 [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species name is an adjective composed of two Greek roots, oxy, meaning "acute", and -kephalos, meaning "headed", in reference to the characteristic acute calotte of the vermiform embryo. [details]
 

Feeding Type
parasitic: endoparasitic in Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSepia longipes Sasaki, 1913 [details]