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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides adamaformis Pillai, 2009 
AphiaID: 555194

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 adamaformis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides Gunnerus, 1768
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides adamaformis Pillai, 2009
Source  original description Pillai, T.G. 2009 Descriptions of new serpulid polychaetes from the Kimberleys of Australia and discussion of Australian and Indo-West Pacific species of Spirobranchus and superficially similar taxa. Records of the Australian Museum 61(2): 93–199., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Pillai-2009-Rec-Aust-Mus-612-93199/
page(s): 113 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Dampier Archipelago [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AM W.21457, locality Dampier Archipelago (south west corner of Lucas Island (near Dampier Archipelago) Kimberley region, Western Australia, -15.2167 124.5167, 30 m) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology author: "The specific name adamaformis is derived from the Latin adamas = diamond, and refers to the diamond-shaped external appearance of the coronal processes, although their distal ends are curved inwards." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatical gender no change even if treated as an adjectival name as -formis has the same ending feminine or masculine (adamas is masculine) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Australian Museum W21457 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality south west corner of Lucas Island (near Dampier Archipelago) Kimberley region, Western Australia, -15.2167 124.5167, 30 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555194
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2010-12-11 16:19:08Z  created  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2010). Hydroides adamaformis Pillai, 2009. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=555194 on 2016-07-23