WoRMS taxon details

Ougia Wolf, 1986

147068  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:147068)

accepted
Genus
Ougia tenuidentis Wolf, 1986 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wolf, Paul S. 1986. Four new genera of Dorvilleidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 99(4): 616-626., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34596091
page(s): 617 [details]   
Etymology The genus is named in honor of Dr. Eivind Oug, who described several Schistomeringos species from Scandinavia, and...  
Etymology The genus is named in honor of Dr. Eivind Oug, who described several Schistomeringos species from Scandinavia, and suggested they be removed to new genera. His excellent figures and descriptions made this task relatively painless.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Ougia Wolf, 1986. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=147068 on 2020-09-29
Date
action
by
2005-03-01 09:59:49Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2011-12-14 20:42:59Z
changed

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original description Wolf, Paul S. 1986. Four new genera of Dorvilleidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 99(4): 616-626., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34596091
page(s): 617 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Etymology The genus is named in honor of Dr. Eivind Oug, who described several Schistomeringos species from Scandinavia, and suggested they be removed to new genera. His excellent figures and descriptions made this task relatively painless.  [details]