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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirceis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 131201

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 editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirceini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirceis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirceis Saint-Joseph, 1894
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDexiospira spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJanua (Dexiospira) spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJanua (Dexiospira) spirillum lucida (Montagu, 1803)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula cornea Adams, 1800 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula lucida Montagu, 1803 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula sinistrorsa Montagu, 1803 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula spirillum Linnaeus, 1758 (superseded original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirillum pellucidum Oken, 1815 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis comptus Bush, 1905 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis cornea (Adams, 1800) (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis fewkesii Bush in Sumner, Osburn & Cole, 1913 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis lucida (Montagu, 1803) (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis reflexa Adams in Mörch, 1863 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded recombination)
Sources 
redescription Jirkov, I.A. 2001. [Polychaeta of the Arctic Ocean] Polikhety severnogo Ledovitogo Okeana. Moskva, Yanus-K, 1-632 [details]

redescription Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Knight-Jones, E. Wyn 1977. Taxonomy and Ecology of British Spirorbidae (Polychaeta). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 57(2): 453-500.
page(s): 471 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [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]
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 editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 [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 editorNorth Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChannel Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPlymouth [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of England [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 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 Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), Saguenay Fjord, northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), lower North Shore, western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131201
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). Circeis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=131201 on 2014-09-18
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