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Polychaeta taxon details

Hydroides vizagensis Lakshmana Rao, 1969

870503  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:870503)

accepted
Species
marine
Lakshmana Rao, M.V. (1969). Fouling serpulids from some Indian harbours. <em>Journal of the Timber Development Association of India.</em> 15(2): 1-20.
page(s): 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note Naval Base (off settlement panels),...  
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Type locality Naval Base (off settlement panels), Visakhapatnam Harbour, east coast of India, Bay of Bengal. 17.6938° 83.2739° (map estimate)  [details]
Type material Holotype and 2 paratypes Zoology Department, Andhra University, Waltair [details]
Etymology Not stated, but the name H. vizagensis likely derives from the collection location, Visakhapatnam, which has the nickname Vizag  
Etymology Not stated, but the name H. vizagensis likely derives from the collection location, Visakhapatnam, which has the nickname Vizag [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hydroides vizagensis Lakshmana Rao, 1969. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=870503 on 2019-11-19
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original description Lakshmana Rao, M.V. (1969). Fouling serpulids from some Indian harbours. <em>Journal of the Timber Development Association of India.</em> 15(2): 1-20.
page(s): 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Editor's comment compare Hydroides sanctaecrucis Krøyer in Mörch, 1863 [details]

Etymology Not stated, but the name H. vizagensis likely derives from the collection location, Visakhapatnam, which has the nickname Vizag [details]

Type locality Naval Base (off settlement panels), Visakhapatnam Harbour, east coast of India, Bay of Bengal. 17.6938° 83.2739° (map estimate)  [details]

Type material Holotype and 2 paratypes Zoology Department, Andhra University, Waltair [details]