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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio Fabricius, 1785 
AphiaID: 129625

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 editorSpionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpioniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereis filicornis Müller, 1776 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpionidae Grube, 1850
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio Fabricius, 1785
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspio McIntosh, 1915 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaspio Czerniavsky, 1881 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Fabricius, O. (1785). Von dem Spio-Geschlecht, einem neuen Wurmgeschlecht Nereis seticornis und Nereis filicornis, mit Abbildungen. Schriften der Berlinischen Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde. 6: 256-270, plate V., available online at http://www.ub.uni-bielefeld.de/diglib/aufkl/schriftberlgesnaturfreunde/schriftberlgesnaturfreunde.htm
page(s): 258-259 [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio (Microspio)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio (Microspio) gaucha Orensanz & Gianuca, 1974 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis gaucha (Orensanz & Gianuca, 1974)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio aequalis Ehlers, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio armata (Thulin, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio arndti Meißner, Bick & Bastrop, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio bengalensis Willey, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio blakei Maciolek, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio borealis Okuda, 1937
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio butleri Berkeley & Berkeley, 1954
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio celata Dalyell, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio cirrifera (Banse & Hobson, 1968)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio decoratus Bobretzky, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio filicornis (Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio goniocephala Thulin, 1957
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio gorbunovi Averincev, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio kurilensis Buzhinskaya, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio limicola Verrill, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio maciolekae Blake, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio maculata (Hartman, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio malmgreni Sikorski in Jirkov, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio martinensis Mesnil, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio mesnili Augener, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio multioculata (Rioja, 1918)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio obtusa Ehlers, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio pacifica Blake & Kudenov, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio parva (Dalyell, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio pettiboneae Foster, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio picta Zachs, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio punctata Hartman, 1961
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio quadricornis Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio quadrisetosa Blake, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio readi Blake, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio seticornis (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio setosa Verrill, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio singularis Blake & Kudenov, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio symphyta Meißner, Bick & Bastrop, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio theeli (Soderstrom, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio thulini Maciolek, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio tridentata Hutchings & Turvey, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio tzetlini Sikorski in Jirkov, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio unidentata Chlebovitsch, 1959

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio crenaticornis Montagu, 1816 (taxon inquirendum, unused, indeterminable)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio mesnili (McIntosh, 1915) (taxon inquirendum, unreplaced secondary homonym, possible synonym)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio californica Fewkes, 1889 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio acuta Treadwell, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Scolelepis) acuta (Treadwell, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio arctica (Soderstrom, 1920) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio limicola Verrill, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio atlanticus Langerhans, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrospio atlantica (Langerhans, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio bombyx Claparède, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiophanes bombyx (Claparède, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio calcarea Templeton, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora calcarea (Templeton, 1836)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio caudatus Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora cornuta Bosc, 1802
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio caudatus sensu Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio cirrata König [pre-Linnaean] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite cirrata Müller, 1776
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio coccineus Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatynereis coccinea (Delle Chiaje, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio decorata Bobretzky, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaspio decorata (Bobretzky, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio fuliginosus Claparède, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros fuliginosus (Claparède, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio gattyi McIntosh, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio filicornis (Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio hirsuta Treadwell, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Scolelepis) squamata (O.F. Muller, 1806)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio inversa Kuhlgatz, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygospio elegans Claparède, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio laevicornis Rathke, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros laevicornis (Rathke, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio magnus Day, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDispio magnus (Day, 1955)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio mecznikowianus Claparède, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrospio mecznikowianus (Claparède, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio mimus Chamberlin, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrospio theeli
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio nemertinaeformis Czerniavsky, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaccocirrus papillocercus Bobretzky, 1872
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio rathbuni Webster & Benedict, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygospio elegans Claparède, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio robusta Verrill, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio setosa Verrill, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio ventilabrum Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio viridis Johnston, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis foliosa (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis (Scolelepis) foliosa (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio vulgaris Johnston, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolelepis fuliginosa (Claparède, 1870) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacoceros fuliginosus (Claparède, 1870)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Spio has its origin in the Greek mythology, designating one of the Nereids, the 50 daughters of Nereus by Doris, goddesses of the sea, and patrons of sailors and fishermen. Spio (Speio, in Greek), was the nereid of the sea caves. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129625
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2016-05-29 12:39:25Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J.; Bellan, G. (2016). Spio Fabricius, 1785. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129625 on 2016-08-30
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