WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia Verrill, 1900

129693 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129693)
accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitritoides Costa, 1862 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPallonia Costa, 1862 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymnia Malmgren, 1867 (junior homonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia boniniana (Hessle, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia capensis (McIntosh, 1924)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia caulleryi Buzhinskaja, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia chlorobranchiata Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia congruens (Marenzeller, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia corae Carrerette & Nogueira, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia crassicornis (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia dubia (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia heterobranchia (Johnson, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia intoshi (Caullery, 1944)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia joaoi Capa & Hutchings, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia koorangia Hutchings & Glasby, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia labiata (Willey, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia magnifica (Webster, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia marenzelleri (Caullery, 1944)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia nebulosa (Montagu, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia nesidensis (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia regnans Chamberlin, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia robusta (Annenkova, 1925)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia rullieri Londoño-Mesa, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia trigonostoma (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia triloba (Fischli, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia umbonis Hutchings, 1990

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia (Polymniella) Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymniella Verrill, 1900 (rank upgrade to genus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia (Polymniella) aurantiaca Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymniella aurantiaca (Verrill, 1900) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia crescentis Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia heterobranchia (Johnson, 1901) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia kermadecensis (McIntosh, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebella kermadecensis McIntosh, 1885 (questionable recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia robusta (Caullery, 1944) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupolymnia caulleryi Buzhinskaja, 2013 (replaced secondary homonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Type species Amphitrite nesidensis delle...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Amphitrite nesidensis delle Chiaje 1828 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Amphitrite nesidensis delle...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Amphitrite nesidensis delle Chiaje 1828 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G.; Bellan, G. (2016). Eupolymnia Verrill, 1900. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129693 on 2017-11-21

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-03-03 06:51:11Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2011-09-20 01:59:56Z
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2016-01-10 17:46:20Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymnia Malmgren, 1867) Malmgren, A.J. (1867). Annulata Polychaeta Spetsbergiæ, Grœnlandiæ, Islandiæ et Scandinaviæ. Hactenus Cognita. Ex Officina Frenckelliana, Helsingforslæ. 127 pp. & XIV plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/13358
page(s): 108 [details]   

basis of record 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]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

additional source Hutchings, P. A.; Glasby, Christopher J. (1988). The Amphitritinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. Records of the Australian Museum. 40: 1-60., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.40.1988.150
page(s): 12 [details]   

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 Londoño-Mesa, M.H. (2009). Terebellidae (Polychaeta: Terebellida) from the Grand Caribbean region. Zootaxa. 2320: 1-93., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02320p093f.pdf
page(s): 26-27. [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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymnia Malmgren, 1867) Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88425#page/305/mode/1up
page(s): 660 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitritoides Costa, 1862) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPallonia Costa, 1862) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymnia Malmgren, 1867) Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymnia Malmgren, 1867) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/
page(s): 857 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymnia Malmgren, 1867) Fauvel, P. (1953). The fauna of India including Pakistan, Ceylon, Burma and Malaya : Annelida, Polychaeta. The Indian Press, Ltd, Allahabad. xii and 507 p., available online at http://archive.org/details/FBIPolychaeta [details]   
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Prostomium compact, branchiae, 3 pairs on segments 2,3 and 4, branched. Lateral lobes present on segments 2,3 and 4. Notopodia from segment 4, 17 pairs, with smooth-tipped notosetae. Uncini, avicular present from segment 5. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Amphitrite nesidensis delle Chiaje 1828 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]