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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus Philippi, 1844 
AphiaID: 129558

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus ampulliferus Philippi, 1844
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatopsis de Saint-Joseph, 1894 (junior synonym)
Sources 
redescription Hove, Harry A. ten, & E.K. Kupriyanova, 2009. Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. Zootaxa 2036, 126 pp., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/zt02036p126.pdf
page(s): 27 [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus ampulliferus Philippi, 1844
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus elisabethae McIntosh, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus enosimae Marenzeller, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus geniculatus (Moore & Bush, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus globifer Théel, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus lilliei Benham, 1927
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus similis Marion & Bobretzky, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus voightae Kupriyanova & Nishi, 2010

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus geniculata (Moore & Bush, 1904) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus geniculatus (Moore & Bush, 1904) (alternate representation, mandatory agreement in gender between generic and specific name)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus brownii Pixell, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtis brownii (Pixell, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus giganteus Iroso, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus ampulliferus Philippi, 1844
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus timsii Pixell, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus geniculata (Moore & Bush, 1904) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApomatus geniculatus (Moore & Bush, 1904)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidicola segmentatus Stock, 1990 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129558
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2007-03-12 12:43:33Z  checked  Fiege, Dieter
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Apomatus. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129558 on 2014-07-10
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