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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJanua (Dexiospira) spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 155397

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 editorJanuini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJanua (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJanua (Dexiospira) (Subgenus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded recombination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirceis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJanua (Dexiospira) Caullery & Mesnil, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeodexiospira Pillai, 1970
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis comptus Bush, 1905 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirorbis fewkesii Bush in Sumner, Osburn & Cole, 1913 (subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

source of synonymy Dauvin, J.-C.; Dewarumez, J.-M.; Gentil, F. (2003). Liste actualisée des espèces d’Annélides Polychètes présentes en Manche [An up to date list of polychaetous annelids from the English Channel]. Cah. Biol. Mar. 44(1): 67-95 (look up in IMIS[details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga 1959. Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation, 23: 628 pp. [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJanua (Dexiospira) spirillum lucida (Montagu, 1803) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirceis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758)
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]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to south of Cape Cod, including Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found in the littoral zone, to depths of 366 m; prefers hard and algal surfaces [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Subfamily: Serpulinae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155397
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-27 08:17:47Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-03-13 13:29:12Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2012-08-01 11:28:19Z  changed  Rzhavsky, Alexander
2012-08-03 18:11:21Z  changed  Rzhavsky, Alexander
  
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  Citation: Rzhavsky, A. (2014). Janua (Dexiospira) 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=155397 on 2014-08-21
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