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Savigny, Jules-César. (1822). Système des annélides, principalement de celles des côtes de l'Égypte et de la Syrie, offrant les caractères tant distinctifs que naturels des Ordres, Familles et Genres, avec la Description des Espèces. Description de l'Égypte ou Recueil des Observations et des Recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'Expédition de l'Armée Française, publié par les Ordres de sa Majesté l'Empereur Napoléon le Grand, Histoire Naturelle, Paris. 1(3):1–128.
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Savigny, Jules-César
1822
Système des annélides, principalement de celles des côtes de l'Égypte et de la Syrie, offrant les caractères tant distinctifs que naturels des Ordres, Familles et Genres, avec la Description des Espèces
Description de l'Égypte ou Recueil des Observations et des Recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'Expédition de l'Armée Française, publié par les Ordres de sa Majesté l'Empereur Napoléon le Grand, Histoire Naturelle, Paris
1(3):1–128.
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Amphictene Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Amphictene aegyptia Savigny, 1822 accepted as Pectinaria aegyptia (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Amytis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Proceraea Ehlers, 1864 (original description)
Aonis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Nephtys Cuvier, 1817 (original description)
Aricia Savigny, 1822 accepted as Orbinia Quatrefages, 1866 (original description)
Aricia sertulata Savigny, 1822 accepted as Orbinia sertulata (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Castalia Savigny, 1822 accepted as Nereimyra Blainville, 1828 (original description)
Chloeia Lamarck, 1818 (additional source)
Chloeia capillata (Bruguière, 1789) accepted as Chloeia flava (Pallas, 1766) (additional source)
Clepsine Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Clymene amphistoma Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (additional source)
Clymene uranthus Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Eteone Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Eulalia Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Euphrosyne [auct.] accepted as Euphrosine Lamarck, 1818 (basis of record)
Glycera Lamarck, 1818 (redescription)
Glycera unicornis Lamarck, 1818 (redescription)
Hermella Savigny, 1822 accepted as Sabellaria Lamarck, 1818 (original description)
Hermella alveolata (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Sabellaria alveolata (Linnaeus, 1767) (source of synonymy)
Hesione splendida Lamarck, 1818 (redescription)
Hirudinea (original description)
Lycastis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Syllis Lamarck, 1818 (original description)
Lycoridae Grube, 1850 accepted as Nereididae Blainville, 1818 (additional source)
Lycoris fucata Savigny, 1822 accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Lycoris nubila Savigny, 1822 accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Lycoris pulsatoria Savigny, 1822 accepted as Nereis pulsatoria (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Myriana Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Nephthys [auctt.] accepted as Nephtys Cuvier, 1817 (basis of record)
Ophelia Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Ophelia bicornis Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Pleione Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Amphinome Bruguière, 1789 (additional source)
Pleione vagans Savigny, 1822 accepted as Amphinome vagans (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Polynice Savigny, 1822 accepted as Proceraea Ehlers, 1864 (original description)
Polynoe muricata Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Iphione muricata (Lamarck, 1818) (redescription)
Polynoe scolopendrina Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Protula bispiralis (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Sabella judica Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Sabella pavonina Savigny, 1822 (original description)
Serpula (Spiramella) bispiralis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Protula bispiralis (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Serpula bicornis (Abildgaard, 1789) accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (new combination reference)
Serpula bispiralis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Protula bispiralis (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Serpula stellata (Abildgaard, 1789) accepted as Pomatostegus stellatus (Abildgaard, 1789) (new combination reference)
Syllis Lamarck, 1818 (additional source)
Syllis monilaris Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (additional source)
Terebella medusa Savigny, 1822 accepted as Loimia medusa (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Terebella scylla Savigny, 1822 accepted as Amphitrite scylla (Savigny, 1822) (original description)
Thalassema vulgaris Savigny, 1822 accepted as Echiurus vulgaris (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (original description)
Indian Ocean for Protula bispiralis (Savigny, 1822) 
La Rochelle for Aricia sertulata Savigny, 1822 
 Authority

Savigny is apparently recombining a name, Terebella vagans Leach found "in Litteris", in which case W E Leach is ... [details]

 Authority

Solely authored by Savigny, 1822. However, the Hartman catalogue (1959: 455) lists Clymene uranthus as "Savigny, ... [details]

 Authority
 for Hirudinea

The authority for 'Hirudinea' is somewhat obscure. It certainly is not Linnaeus, who only used Hirudo in 'Vermes ... [details]

 Authority

Usage confused. Grube (1850) awards Savigny the prior authorship of Grube's "Lycoridea" [sic], while himself at ... [details]

 Depth range

Not stated, probably intertidal to shallow water. [details]

 Diagnosis

Original diagnosis by Savigny as follows: "Paroissent avoir une longue trompe couronnée de tentacules; quatre ... [details]

 Diagnosis

Original diagnosis by Savigny (1822: 46): "10.o Nereïs prismatica. OTH. FABR. n.o 285, et MÜLL. Prodr. n.o 2637. ... [details]

 Diagnosis

Original diagnosis by Savigny (1822: 46): "9.o Neréis bifrons. OTH. FABR. n.o 286, et MÜLL. Prodr. n.o 2638. ... [details]

 Diagnosis

Original diagnosis by Savigny (1822: 46, footnote): "8.º Nereis flava. Oth. Fabr. loc. cit. n.º 282. Paroît ... [details]

 Distribution

Indian Ocean: Gulf of Suez (Red Sea). [details]

 Etymology

Not stated in Savigny (1822: 45). The name appears to be a latinized form of the female Greek name Λυκαστη ... [details]

 Etymology

Not stated, unknown. Maybe from one of the female historical characters of the Persian history named Amytis. [details]

 Etymology

Not stated, unknown. Maybe from Polynices of the Greek mythology, son of Oedipus and Jocasta and brother of ... [details]

 Etymology

Not stated, unknown. Maybe from the classic mythology (a deity like the Naiads, Nereids or Oceanids). [details]

 Etymology

Not stated. Aricia is a Greek town, a location holy to Diana (equated with Artemis), near Rome. However, in ... [details]

 Etymology

Not stated. The specific epithet medusa refers probably to Medusa, the monster of the Greek mythology described as ... [details]

 Etymology

Unknown, maybe mythological origin.  [details]

 Grammatical gender

Feminine as Lycaste is a Greek female given name [details]

 Grammatical gender

Feminine. While perhaps mistakenly thought to be a female given name, nevertheless Savigny seems to indicate he ... [details]

 Habitat

Not clearly stated, but probably on or near the coast: "Espèce nouvelle des côtes dela mer Rouge" (Savigny, 1822: 85). [details]

 Nomenclature

Proposed genus for Nereis caeca. See also Aphia 325171, Aonis sensu Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833 [Not Savigny, ... [details]

 Nomenclature

Savigny evidently got the name 'Nereis pulsatoria' from prior usage in works of Montagu and Leach, but probably ... [details]

 Spelling

Euphrosyne is the usual spelling of the name of the Greek Goddess, but Lamarck (1818) used Euphrosine in the ... [details]

 Synonymy

Hermella Savigny 1822 on p.81 was for the species represented by the synonymy (as in Savigny) of Tubularia arenosa ... [details]

 Synonymy

Lamarck and Savigny used Pleione, presumably arising first in the Savigny unpublished MS, instead of Amphinome, ... [details]

 Taxonomy

In spite of being the type of a complex genus with numerous described taxa, the species was not redescribed since ... [details]

 Type locality

"côtes de l'océan" [of France], is here a reference to the Atlantic coast of France. The specimen was collected ... [details]

 Type locality

"les mers des Inde", collected by Péron, and thus probably from Australia [details]

 Type locality

Atlantic Ocean, France, La Rochelle.  [details]

 Type locality

Locality unknown. Savigny writes "Espèce des mers d'Europe, communiqùée par MM. Leach et de Lamarck." He also ... [details]

 Type locality

Suez and surrounding waters, Gulf of Suez, Red Sea, Indian Ocean (gazetteer estimate 29.92°, 32.53°). [details]

 Type locality

Unknown. Although Hartman's Catalogue (p.248) places Lycoris nubila as Red Sea, this appears to be very probably ... [details]

 Type species

Savigny (1822:89) includes a number of pectinariids as synonyms of Amphictene auricoma, including Pectinaria ... [details]