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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEenymeenymyzostoma nigrocorallium Terrana & Eeckhaut, 2017 
AphiaID: 986948

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida incertae sedis (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyzostomida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEenymeenymyzostomatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEenymeenymyzostoma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEenymeenymyzostoma nigrocorallium (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEenymeenymyzostoma Summers & Rouse, 2015
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEenymeenymyzostoma nigrocorallium Terrana & Eeckhaut, 2017
Source  original description Terrana, Lucas; Eeckhaut, Igor. (2017). Taxonomic description and 3D modelling of a new species of myzostomid (Annelida, Myzostomida) associated with black corals from Madagascar. Zootaxa. 4244(2): 277-295., available online at http://mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.4244.2.9 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ISNB INV.142000, locality Madagascar (Great Reef of Toliara, Madagascar, 20 m, 23°21.028’S, 43°36.883’E and 23°21.105’S, 43°36.853’E) [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology authors: nigrocorallium "a combination of the Latin adjective ‘nigrum’ and the noun ‘corallium’ referring to the antipatharian host called black coral" [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Eenymeenymyzostoma nigrocorallium is endoparasitic in the gastrovascular ducts of black corals of genera Stichopathes and Cirrhipathes [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Great Reef of Toliara, Madagascar, 20 m, 23°21.028’S, 43°36.883’E and 23°21.105’S, 43°36.853’E [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:986948
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  Citation: Read, G. (2017). Eenymeenymyzostoma nigrocorallium Terrana & Eeckhaut, 2017. 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=986948 on 2017-06-27
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