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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora ciliata (Johnston, 1838) 
AphiaID: 131141

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 editorPolydora (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora Bosc, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplotis hyalina Montagu, 1815 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucodore audax Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucodore ciliatus Johnston, 1838 (superseded original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucodore ciliatus minuta Grube, 1855 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucodore dubius Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucodore fabricii Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucodore nasutus Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetadasydytes quadrimaculatus Roszczak, 1971 (it'a a polychaete larva)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora agassizii Claparède, 1869 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora audax Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Johnston, George 1838. Miscellanea Zoologica Ariciadae. Magazine of Zoology and Botany, Edinburgh, 2: 63-73,plates2., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/magazinezoology01johngoog [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorslikkokerwormUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfranjeworm  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbristleworm  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewöhnlicher Polydorawurm  [details]
Direct child
taxa (5)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora ciliata brevipalpa Zachs, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipolydora commensalis (Andrews, 1891)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora ciliata limicola Annenkova, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora limicola Annenkova, 1934
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora ciliata minuta Langerhans, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora langerhansi Mesnil, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipolydora langerhansi (Mesnil, 1896)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora ciliata possjetica Buzhinskaja, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipolydora bidentata (Zachs, 1933)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora ciliata spongicola Berkeley & Berkeley, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora spongicola Berkeley & Berkeley, 1950
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced[details]
Black Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBlack Sea (introduced[details]
Gulf of Aden
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Aden (introduced[details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWenduine [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaie de la Seine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGolfe Normanno-Breton [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRoscoff [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPlymouth [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEurope [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder [details]
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface grazer [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (132 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: Australia, Indo-China, india, Red Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea and Falkland Islands.(Fauvel,1953). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131141
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Polydora ciliata (Johnston, 1838). 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=131141 on 2014-07-14
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