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Polychaeta taxon details

Hydroides adamaformis Pillai, 2009

555194  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555194)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  AM W.21457, locality Dampier Archipelago...  
Holotype 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]
Note south west corner of Lucas Island (near...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality south west corner of Lucas Island (near Dampier Archipelago) Kimberley region, Western Australia, -15.2167 124.5167, 30 m [details]
Etymology author: "The specific name adamaformis is derived from the Latin adamas = diamond, and refers to the diamond-shaped...  
Etymology 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]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hydroides adamaformis Pillai, 2009. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=555194 on 2018-05-25
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2010-12-11 16:19:08Z
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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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype 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]
From editor or global species database
Etymology 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]

Grammatical gender no change even if treated as an adjectival name as -formis has the same ending feminine or masculine (adamas is masculine) [details]

Holotype Australian Museum W21457 [details]

Type locality south west corner of Lucas Island (near Dampier Archipelago) Kimberley region, Western Australia, -15.2167 124.5167, 30 m [details]