WoRMS name details

Macrogynium ovalis Meserve, 1934

GIF file

480819  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:480819)

 unaccepted (Wrong gender of epithet by Meserve (1934). Macrogynium is neuter. Therefore, following Art 31.2 and 34.2 of ICZN the gender shoud be adjusted.)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Tyler, S., Artois, T.; Schilling, S.; Hooge, M.; Bush, L.F. (eds) (2006-2023). World List of turbellarian worms: Acoelomorpha, Catenulida, Rhabditophora. Macrogynium ovalis Meserve, 1934. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=480819 on 2023-12-07
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context source (Bermuda) Snyder, R. D. (1980). Commensal turbellarians from Bermuda holothurians. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 58: 1741-1744 [details]   

basis of record Meserve, F. G. (1934). A new genus and species of parasitic Turbellaria from a Bermuda Sea cucumber. <em>The Journal of Parasitology.</em> 20(5): 270-276.
page(s): 270 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality