WoRMS taxon details

Duridrilus piger Erséus, 1984

475662  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:475662)

accepted
Species
marine
Erséus, C. (1984). The marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) of Hong Kong and Southern China. <em>Asian Marine Biology.</em> 1: 135-175. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  BMNH 1983:67:17, geounit Hong Kong  
Holotype BMNH 1983:67:17, geounit Hong Kong [details]
Depth range Subtidal sediments, always with a considerable amount of silt and clay, 0.5-21 m depth.  
Depth range Subtidal sediments, always with a considerable amount of silt and clay, 0.5-21 m depth. [details]

Depth range Lower intertidal and subtidal sand, to at least 15 m depth.  
Depth range Lower intertidal and subtidal sand, to at least 15 m depth. [details]

Depth range Subtidal, somewhat sandy silt and clay, depth 10-14 m.  
Depth range Subtidal, somewhat sandy silt and clay, depth 10-14 m. [details]

Depth range Subtidal, and intertidal rock pool, sediments, with at least some silt and/or clay, to at least 21m depth  
Depth range Subtidal, and intertidal rock pool, sediments, with at least some silt and/or clay, to at least 21m depth [details]

Distribution Western Australia, Northern Territory and Hong Kong.   
Distribution Western Australia, Northern Territory and Hong Kong.  [details]

Distribution Northern territory, Queensland, Southern China  
Distribution Northern territory, Queensland, Southern China [details]

Etymology The sluggish behaviour of this species has caused me to name it piger (Latin for “sluggish, inactive")  
Etymology The sluggish behaviour of this species has caused me to name it piger (Latin for “sluggish, inactive") [details]
Timm, T. & Erséus, C. (2020). World List of Marine Oligochaeta. Duridrilus piger Erséus, 1984. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=475662 on 2020-10-31
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original description Erséus, C. (1984). The marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) of Hong Kong and Southern China. <em>Asian Marine Biology.</em> 1: 135-175. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Erseus, C.; Diaz, R.J. (1997). The Oligochaeta of the Cape d' Aguilar marine reserve, Hong Kong. <em>In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Eighth International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China IV. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.</em> 189-204., available online at https://lib.hku.hk/Press/9622094376.pdf [details]   

additional source Erséus, C. (1990). Marine Oligochaeta of Hong Kong. <em>In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the Second International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. The Marine flora and fauna of Hong Kong and southern china II. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.</em> 1: 259-335. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Erséus, C.; Wang, H. (2003). Marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) of the Dampier area, Western Australia. <em>In: F.E. Wells, D.J. Walker & D.S. Jones. The marine Flora and Fauna of Dampier, Western Australia. Western Australian Museum, Perth.</em> 363-394., available online at http://benthos.ihb.ac.cn/Ers%C3%A9usWang03Dampier.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Erséus, C. (1997). The marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia, with descriptions of fifteen new species. <em>In Proceedings of the Sixth International Marine Biological Workshop. The marine flora and fauna of Darwin Harbour, Northern Territory, Australia: Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory and the Australian Marine Sciences Association.</em> 99-132. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Erséus, C. (1997). Marine Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) from the Montebello and Houtman Abrolhos Islands, Western Australia, with descriptions of twenty-three new species. <em>In: F.E. Wells (ed.), Proceedings of the Seventh International Marine Biological Workshop: The Marine Flora and Fauna of the Houtman Abrolhos Islands, Western Australia, Western Australian Museum, Perth.</em> pp. 389-458. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1983:67:17, geounit Hong Kong [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Subtidal sediments, always with a considerable amount of silt and clay, 0.5-21 m depth. [details]

Depth range Lower intertidal and subtidal sand, to at least 15 m depth. [details]

Depth range Subtidal, somewhat sandy silt and clay, depth 10-14 m. [details]

Depth range Subtidal, and intertidal rock pool, sediments, with at least some silt and/or clay, to at least 21m depth [details]

Distribution Western Australia, Northern Territory and Hong Kong.  [details]

Distribution Northern territory, Queensland, Southern China [details]

Etymology The sluggish behaviour of this species has caused me to name it piger (Latin for “sluggish, inactive") [details]