WoRMS name details

Amplaria Knight-Jones, 1973

325093  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325093)

 unaccepted (homonym)
Genus

Species Amplaria spiculosa Knight-Jones, 1973 accepted as Amplicaria spiculosa (Knight-Jones, 1973) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Knight-Jones, Phyllis 1973. Spirorbinae (Serpulidae: Polychaeta) from southeastern Australia. Pt. 1. A new genus, four new subgenera and seven new species. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Ser. Zoology, 24(4): 231-259.
page(s): 247; note: For Amplaria spiculosa [details]   
Etymology Amplaria "derived from the latin amplus, referring to the large number of thoracic segments, with a termination to signify...  
Etymology Amplaria "derived from the latin amplus, referring to the large number of thoracic segments, with a termination to signify the apparent affinities with Pileolaria" (Knight-Jones, 1973: 247) [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Amplaria Knight-Jones, 1973. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325093 on 2018-04-26
Date
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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2009-01-20 12:50:32Z
changed
2010-02-15 22:00:37Z
changed
2014-01-27 10:28:03Z
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original description Knight-Jones, Phyllis 1973. Spirorbinae (Serpulidae: Polychaeta) from southeastern Australia. Pt. 1. A new genus, four new subgenera and seven new species. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Ser. Zoology, 24(4): 231-259.
page(s): 247; note: For Amplaria spiculosa [details]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology Amplaria "derived from the latin amplus, referring to the large number of thoracic segments, with a termination to signify the apparent affinities with Pileolaria" (Knight-Jones, 1973: 247) [details]