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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora cornuta Bosc, 1802 
AphiaID: 131143

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
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora Bosc, 1802
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora Bosc, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora amarincola Hartman, 1936 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora ligni Webster, 1879 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolydora littorea Verrill, 1881 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpio caudatus Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Bosc, L.A.C. 1802. Histoire naturelle des vers, contenant leur description et leur moeurs avec figures dessinées d'après nature. 3 vols. Paris, Deterville Libraire. [details]

redescription Radashevsky, Vasily I. 2005. On adult and larval morphology of Polydora cornuta Bosc, 1802 (Annelida: Spionidae). Zootaxa, 1064:1-24 [details]

redescription Cinar, Melih Ertan; Ergen, Zeki; Dagli, Ertan and Petersen, Mary E. 2005. Alien species of spionid polychaetes (Streblospio gynobranchiata and Polydora cornuta) in Izmir Bay, eastern Mediterranean. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 85:821-827 [details]

redescription Blake, J.A. 1996. Family Spionidae Grube, 1850. pages 81-223. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul H. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 6 - The Annelida Part 3. Polychaeta: Orbiniidae to Cossuridae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhip mudworm [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolydora mud worm [from synonym]  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolzbohrender Polydorawurm [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Aegean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGrecian part of the Aegean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
East China Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast China Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Sea of Japan
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorJapanese Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Sea of Marmara
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMarmara Sea (introduced: alien[details]
South China Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorChina Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Ukraine
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUkraine (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCalifornia (introduced: alien[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface grazer [details]
suspension feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (29 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (18 nucleotides; 18 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 regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Rare [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Increasing [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species population trend in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Stable [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Aquaculture: accidental [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkish part of the Sea of Marmara (Marine Region) : Dardanelles Strait [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Ukraine (Nation) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, South Carolina [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131143
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 cornuta Bosc, 1802. 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=131143 on 2014-09-20
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