WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus Grube, 1850

129710  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129710)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisocirrus Gravier, 1905 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphlebina Claparède, 1864 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApneumea Quatrefages, 1866 (Subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyaxares Kinberg, 1867 (Subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDejoces Kinberg, 1867 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEreutho Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucariste Malmgren, 1867 (Subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitancyra Hutchings, 1977 (Subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Ereutho) (Subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Leucariste) (Subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquea Leidy, 1855 (Subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus abrolhensis Garraffoni & Costa, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus alquila Caullery, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus angeli Londoño-Mesa, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus antarcticus (Willey, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus arcticus Sars, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus arenivorus (Caullery, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus asturiensis Cepeda & Lattig, 2016
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus aurantiacus Grube, 1860
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus bicrinalis Hutchings & Glasby, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus boholensis Grube, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus breviuncinatus Carrerette & Nogueira, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus broomensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus brutus Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus caliendrum Claparède, 1869
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus californicus Moore, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus carolinensis Day, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus chilensis Schmarda, 1861
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus clavatus (Kinberg, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus coccineus (Grube, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus coibensis Glasby & Hutchings, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus corallicola Verrill, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus cruciformis Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus culcita Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus decipiens (Gravier, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus denticulatus Saint-Joseph, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus disjunctus Hutchings & Glasby, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus dodeka Hutchings, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus dubius Day, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus elisabethae McIntosh, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus eous Annenkova-Chlopina, 1924
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus eximius (Leidy, 1855)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus fedorovi Jirkov & Leontovich in Jirkov, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus glaucus Hutchings, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus glossochelius Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus haematodes (Claparède, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus hamiltoni Benham, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus hesslei Monro, 1930
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus holthei Londoño-Mesa & Carrera-Parra, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus jubatus Bobretzky, 1868
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus latidens Eliason, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus leocine (Quatrefages, 1865)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus macintoshi Glasby & Hutchings, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus medius Hessle, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus medusa Grube, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus mexicanus (Rioja, 1947)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus minutus Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus multisetigerus Hartmann-Schröder, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus multus Hutchings, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus nephrosus Hutchings & Glasby, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus nervosus Marenzeller, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus nonatoi Carrerette & Nogueira, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus norvegicus Wollebaek, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus octosetus (Hutchings, 1977)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus oculeus Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus paivai Garraffoni & Costa, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus pallidus (Claparède, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus papillatus Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus papillosus Carrerette & Nogueira, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus parvus Hutchings & Glasby, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus paucidens Hutchings & Glasby, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus pellucida (Quatrefages, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus pennulifera Verrill, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus perplexus Moore, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus phosphoreus Verrill, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus plumosus (Wollebaek, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus porcata Knox & Cameron, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus pumilus Hartmann-Schröder, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus purpureus Schmarda, 1861
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus quadratus Hutchings, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus rosea Hutchings & Murray, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus rubrointestinalis Nogueira, Hutchings & Carrerette, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus swakopianus Augener, 1918
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus tenuisetis Langerhans, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus tesselatus Hutchings & Glasby, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus twisti Potts, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus variabilis Hutchings & Glasby, 1986

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus triglandula Langerhans, 1881 (taxon inquirendum, type material missing)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Ereutho) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus Grube, 1850 (Subjective synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Ereutho) aquila Caullery, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus alquila Caullery, 1944 (superseded original combination)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Leucariste) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus Grube, 1850 (Subjective synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Leucariste) arenivorus Caullery, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus arenivorus (Caullery, 1915) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Leucariste) coccineus Grube, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus coccineus (Grube, 1870) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus albicans (Malmgren, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus arcticus Sars, 1865 (Subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus habitats Carrerette & Nogueira, 2013 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus clavatus (Kinberg, 1866) (Subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus insignis Gravier, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus antarcticus (Willey, 1902) (Synonymous )
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus kerguelensis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus macintoshi Glasby & Hutchings, 2014 (replaced secondary homonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus luminosus Verrill, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus purpureus Schmarda, 1861 (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus norvegica Wollebæk, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus norvegicus Wollebaek, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus norvegicius Wollebaek, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus norvegicus Wollebaek, 1912 (Lapsus calami)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus tribullata McIntosh, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHauchiella tribullata (McIntosh, 1869) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus trilobatus Sars, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmaeana trilobata (Sars, 1863) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Grube, A.E. 1850. Die Familien der Anneliden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin, 16(1): 249-364., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31180#page/257/mode/1up
page(s): 330; note: name followed by a 10 word description for P. medusa [details]   
Read, G.; Bellan, G. (2017). Polycirrus. 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=129710 on 2017-12-14

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-03-03 06:51:11Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2017-01-26 06:33:32Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Grube, A.E. 1850. Die Familien der Anneliden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin, 16(1): 249-364., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31180#page/257/mode/1up
page(s): 330; note: name followed by a 10 word description for P. medusa [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEreutho Malmgren, 1866) Malmgren, A. J. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(5): 355-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/369/mode/1up
page(s): 391 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDejoces Kinberg, 1867) Kinberg, J.G.H. (1866 [or 1867]). Annulata nova. [Continuatio.]. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 23(9): 337-357., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32287795
page(s): 348 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquea Leidy, 1855) Leidy, J. (1855). Contributions towards a knowledge of the marine Invertebrate fauna of the coasts of Rhode Island and New Jersey. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 3(2) no. 11: 135-152, pls. 10-11. (xii-1855)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36848120 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitancyra Hutchings, 1977) Hutchings, P. (1977). Terebelliform Polychaeta of the families Ampharetidae, Terebellidae and Trichobranchidae from Australia, chiefly from Moreton Bay, Queensland. Records of the Australian Museum. 31(1): 1-38., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.31.1977.232
page(s): 9-10 [details]   

taxonomy source Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [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]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 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]   

identification resource Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1
page(s): Key p.14, Checklist p.115 [details]   

emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) Nogueira, Joao M. de Matos; Hutchings, Pat A.; Carrerette, Orlemir. (2015). Polycirridae (Annelida, Terebelliformia) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Zootaxa. 4019(1): 437-483., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.17
page(s): 448-449 [details]   

emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) Hutchings, P.A.; Glasby, C.J. (1986). The Polycirrinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. Records of the Australian Museum. 38(6): 319-350., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.38.1986.185
page(s): 330 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitancyra Hutchings, 1977) Hutchings, P.A.; Glasby, C.J. (1986). The Polycirrinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia. Records of the Australian Museum. 38(6): 319-350., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.38.1986.185
page(s): 330, 339 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDejoces Kinberg, 1867) Saint-Joseph, Arthur d’Anthoine de. (1894). Les Annélides polychètes des côtes de Dinard. Troisième Partie. Annales des sciences naturelles, Paris, Série 7. 17: 1-395, plates I-XIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110316#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 235 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucariste Malmgren, 1867) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

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

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucariste Malmgren, 1867) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDejoces Kinberg, 1867) 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 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucariste Malmgren, 1867) 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 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquea Leidy, 1855) 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 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquea Leidy, 1855) Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucariste Malmgren, 1867) Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Leucariste)) Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucariste Malmgren, 1867) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquea Leidy, 1855) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorquea Leidy, 1855) Holthe, T. (1986). Evolution, systematics, and distribution of the Polychaeta Terebellomorpha, with a catalogue of the taxa and a bibliography. Gunneria. 55: 1-236., available online at http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/get/diva2:331918/FULLTEXT01.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucariste Malmgren, 1867) Holthe, T. (1986). Polychaeta Terebellomorpha. Marine Invertebrates of Scandinavia. 7: 1-192. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDejoces Kinberg, 1867) Holthe, T. (1986). Polychaeta Terebellomorpha. Marine Invertebrates of Scandinavia. 7: 1-192. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphlebina Claparède, 1864) Quatrefages, Armand de. (1866 [imprint date 1865]). Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d'eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. Volume 2.. Première partie. 1-336. Deuxième Partie. 337-794. Explication des planches p.1-24. planches 1-20. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=M_xNAAAAcAAJ
page(s): 636 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEreutho Malmgren, 1866) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEreutho Malmgren, 1866) Hessle, Christian. (1917). Zur Kenntnis der terebellomorphen Polychaeten. Zoologiska bidrag från Uppsala. 5: 39-258, plates I-V., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38891407
page(s): 148-149, 219-220; note: with Polycirrus Grube, 1850 [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycirrus (Ereutho)) Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisocirrus Gravier, 1905) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisocirrus Gravier, 1905) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 499 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorApneumea Quatrefages, 1866) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorApneumea Quatrefages, 1866) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorApneumea Quatrefages, 1866) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorApneumea Quatrefages, 1866) Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyaxares Kinberg, 1867) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyaxares Kinberg, 1867) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyaxares Kinberg, 1867) Glasby, Christopher J.; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae). Zootaxa. 3877(1): 1-117., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3877.1.1 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDejoces Kinberg, 1867) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDejoces Kinberg, 1867) Hessle, Christian. (1917). Zur Kenntnis der terebellomorphen Polychaeten. Zoologiska bidrag från Uppsala. 5: 39-258, plates I-V., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38891407
page(s): 226 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Re-diagnosis of the genus by Hutchings & Glasby (1986: 330): "Expanded tentacular membrane trilobate, sometimes with lateral lobes reduced, with 2 types of buccal tentacles. Thorax with a variable number of setigers, notopodia from segment 2 or 3. Neuropodia first present from segments 7-18. Notosetae variable; include pinnate, hirsute, smooth winged or smooth wingless capillaries, but only 1 or 2 types of setae present in anyone species.[details]
 



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