WoRMS taxon details

Diaphorosoma Wolf, 1986

324689  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324689)

accepted
Genus
Diaphorosoma magnavena 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): 620 [details]   
Etymology From the Greek Diaphoros, divided, and soma, body, referring to the divided appearance of its body into anterior and...  
Etymology From the Greek Diaphoros, divided, and soma, body, referring to the divided appearance of its body into anterior and posterior regions characterized by the presence of long notopodia anteriorly and small notopodia posteriorly. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Diaphorosoma Wolf, 1986. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324689 on 2020-08-14
Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
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): 620 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology From the Greek Diaphoros, divided, and soma, body, referring to the divided appearance of its body into anterior and posterior regions characterized by the presence of long notopodia anteriorly and small notopodia posteriorly. [details]