Hydroides diramphus Mörch, 1863, Morch, 1863

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Hydroides diramphus Mörch, 1863
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Hydroides diramphus Mörch, 1863  

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Hydroides (Eucarphus) dirampha Mörch, 1863: 379   , pl. 11, fig. 10. Type locality: St. Thomas, Lesser Antilles. Hydroides diramphus   .— Bastida-Zavala and ten Hove, 2003b: 83–86, figs. 10A–L (revision of the genus from Eastern

Pacific).

Material examined. Forty-eight specimens: Hawaii ( USA), UMAR-Poly 63, 4 spec. (Hawaii inter-island cargo barge, HF-023, hull fouling community roughly two years old; barge only operates in Hawaii, coll. SG)   . California ( USA), SERC s.v., 41 spec. (approx. 32º43’N, 117º13’W, San Diego, PVC fouling plates, 1999– 2002) GoogleMaps   . Sinaloa ( Mexico), ECOSUR s.n., UMAR-Poly 64, 3 spec. (approx. 23º14’N, 106º27’W, Isla Venados, Mazatlan, basaltic rocks, algae and sand, 2 m, Feb. 26, 2004, coll. MATH & PSS) GoogleMaps   .

Diagnosis. For a revised description see Bastida-Zavala and ten Hove (2003b).

Habitat. Depth: 0–1 m. Rocks on sandy bottom, fouling.

Distribution. Circum (sub) tropical. Mediterranean, Gulf of Mexico to Brazil, South Africa, New Zealand; California ( USA), to Baja California Sur ( Mexico), Hawaii ( Zibrowius 1971a, Bastida-Zavala & ten Hove 2003a-b).

Remarks. The wide distribution of H. diramphus   is not limited to polluted areas, occurs in polluted and non polluted areas (cf. Bastida-Zavala 1993).

SERC

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

ECOSUR

El Colegio de la Frontera Sur (Mexico)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Polychaeta

Order

Sabellida

Family

Serpulidae

Genus

Hydroides

Loc

Hydroides diramphus Mörch, 1863

Bastida-Zavala, J. Rolando 2008
2008
Loc

Hydroides (Eucarphus) dirampha Mörch, 1863: 379

Bastida-Zavala, J. R. & ten Hove, H. A. 2003: 83
Morch, O. A. L. 1863: 379
1863