WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros Philippi, 1844

129572

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Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatocerus [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling] (incorrect subsequent spelling by Mörch)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamoceras [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling] (misspelling including letter transpositions of Pomatoceros)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamoceros [auct. misspelling] (transposition error for intended Pomatoceros)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros caerulescens (non Augener, 1922) Pequegnat & Pequegnat, 1968 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros caeruleus (Schmarda, 1861) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros indicus (Daudin, 1800) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros strigiceps Mörch, 1863 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros coeruleus (Schmarda, 1861) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros caeruleus (Schmarda, 1861) (variant spelling)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros (Pomatoleios) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus Blainville, 1818
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros americanus Day, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus americanus (Day, 1973) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros ares Ziegler, 1984 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus ares (Ziegler, 1984) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros auritubis Moore & Bush, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus latiscapus (Marenzeller, 1885) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros australis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus zibrowii Pillai, 2009 (manuscript name only)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros bucephalus Mörch, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus cruciger (Grube, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros carciniferus [auct. misspelling] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus cariniferus (Gray, 1843) (misspelling in non-taxonomic work)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros cariniferus (Gray, 1843) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus cariniferus (Gray, 1843) (superseded recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros corniculata Grube, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros crucigera Grube, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus cruciger (Grube, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros davaoensis Treadwell, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros elaphus Haswell, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros gaymardi Pruvot, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus gaymardi (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros globiger Iroso, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros lamarcki (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus lamarcki (Quatrefages, 1866) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros helicoides Marenzeller, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus cruciger (Grube, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros lamarcki (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus lamarcki (Quatrefages, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros lamarckii (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros lamarcki (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus lamarcki (Quatrefages, 1866) (Spelling variation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros luzonica (Grube, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros minutus Rioja, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus minutus (Rioja, 1941) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros multicornis Grube, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros oerstedi Voss & Voss, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (nomen nudum, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros paumotanus Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus paumotanus (Chamberlin, 1919) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros polytrema (Philippi, 1844) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus polytrema (Philippi, 1844) (superseded recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros taeniatus (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus taeniatus (Lamarck, 1818) (superseded recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros terraenovae Benham, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros taeniatus (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus taeniatus (Lamarck, 1818) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros tetraceros Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros tricornigera (Grube, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros tricornis (Grube, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros tricuspis Philippi, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatoceros triquetroides (Delle Chiaje, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Philippi, A. (1844). Einige Bemerkungen über die Gattung Serpula, nebst Aufzählung der von mir im Mittelmeer mit dem Thier beobachteten Arten. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin. 10(1): 186-198, plate 6., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13704089
page(s): 194; note: For Pomatoceros tricuspis Philippi [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Hartman catalogue gives Serpula triquetra (as...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Hartman catalogue gives Serpula triquetra (as Pomatoceros triqueter) as type species of Pomatoceros, but the type can only be Pomatoceros tricuspis Philippi, by monotypy. Hartman's entry reflects that P. tricuspis is a subjective synonym of S. triquetra. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Hartman catalogue gives Serpula triquetra (as...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Hartman catalogue gives Serpula triquetra (as Pomatoceros triqueter) as type species of Pomatoceros, but the type can only be Pomatoceros tricuspis Philippi, by monotypy. Hartman's entry reflects that P. tricuspis is a subjective synonym of S. triquetra. [details]
Read, G.; ten Hove, H.; Fiege, D.; Bellan, G. (2016). Pomatoceros Philippi, 1844. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129572 on 2017-11-19

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-03-12 12:43:33Z
checked
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2010-12-16 20:08:07Z
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2011-02-20 19:31:57Z
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2016-07-06 02:43:40Z
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original description Philippi, A. (1844). Einige Bemerkungen über die Gattung Serpula, nebst Aufzählung der von mir im Mittelmeer mit dem Thier beobachteten Arten. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin. 10(1): 186-198, plate 6., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13704089
page(s): 194; note: For Pomatoceros tricuspis Philippi [details]   

additional source Hove, Harry A. ten.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. Zootaxa. 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173
page(s): 75 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy Pillai, T. G. (2009). Descriptions of new serpulid polychaetes from the Kimberleys of Australia and discussion of Australian and Indo-West Pacific species of Spirobranchus and superficially similar taxa. Records of the Australian Museum. 61(2): 93-199., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Pillai-2009-Rec-Aust-Mus-612-93199/
page(s): 146 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamoceras [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Borcea, J. (1931). Quelques considérations sur la faune de la mer Noire en face du littoral Roumain. Arch. Zool. Ital. 16: 654-660. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamoceras [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Krause, F. F.; Clark, J.; Sayegh, S. G.; Perez, R. J. (2009). Tube worm fossils or relic methane expulsing conduits?. Palaios. 24(1): 41-50., available online at https://doi.org/10.2110/palo.2008.p08-040r
page(s): 49; note: misspells Pomatoceros as Potamoceras in the references (error not in title of cited article) [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatocerus [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Mörch, O. A. L. (1863). Revisio critica Serpulidarum. Et Bidrag til Rørormenes Naturhistorie. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift. København, Ser. 3, 1: 347-470, pl. 11 [also issued as a separate, 1–124, pl. 11]., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/naturhistoriskti01copeuoft
page(s): 408; note: Mörch 'improved' the genus spelling to 'Pomatocerus' [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatocerus [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Hansen, G. Armauer. (1878). Oversigt over de norske Serpula-Arter. Archiv for Mathematik og Naturvidenskab, Kristiania. 3: 39-44, 3 plates (separate from text)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30036893
page(s): 42; note: as Pomatocerus [sic] triqveter [u as v] [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamoceros [auct. misspelling]) Allen, E. J. (1899). On the Fauna and Bottom-Deposits near the Thirty-Fathom Line from the Eddystone Grounds to Start Point. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 5(4): 365-542., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9659704
page(s): 485; note: a short record of "Potamoceros" [sic] triqueter [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamoceros [auct. misspelling]) Kerckhof, F.; Rumes, B.; Jacques, T.; Degraer, S.; Norro, A. (2010). Early development of the subtidal marine biofouling on a concrete offshore windmill foundation on the Thornton Bank (southern North Sea): first monitoring results. uw tech: int j soc uw tech. 29(3): 137-149., available online at https://doi.org/10.3723/ut.29.137 [details]   
 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Hartman catalogue gives Serpula triquetra (as Pomatoceros triqueter) as type species of Pomatoceros, but the type can only be Pomatoceros tricuspis Philippi, by monotypy. Hartman's entry reflects that P. tricuspis is a subjective synonym of S. triquetra. [details]
 



Feeding Type
suspension feeder [details]