WoRMS taxon details

Filogranella Ben-Eliahu & Dafni, 1979

325107  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325107)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ben Eliahu, M. Nechama and Dafni, J. 1979. A new reef-building serpulid genus and species from the Gulf of Elat and the Red Sea, with notes on other gregarious tubeworms from Israeli waters. Israel Journal of Zoology, 28: 199-208. [details]   
Note Elait, Red Sea  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Elait, Red Sea [details]
Taxonomy Filogranella aggregations have been mentioned from various locations around the world (see ten Hove & Kupriyanova 2009 for...  
Taxonomy Filogranella aggregations have been mentioned from various locations around the world (see ten Hove & Kupriyanova 2009 for details) and some colonies have specimens with opercula with flat chitinous endplates on a flat peduncle inserted as the second dorsal radiole. Apparently it is a complex of related species that needs to be revised. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Filogranella Ben-Eliahu & Dafni, 1979. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325107 on 2020-09-20
Date
action
by
2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2009-01-30 16:35:12Z
changed
2020-09-18 02:58:30Z
changed

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original description Ben Eliahu, M. Nechama and Dafni, J. 1979. A new reef-building serpulid genus and species from the Gulf of Elat and the Red Sea, with notes on other gregarious tubeworms from Israeli waters. Israel Journal of Zoology, 28: 199-208. [details]   

redescription Hove, Harry A. ten.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173
page(s): 44 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Filogranella aggregations have been mentioned from various locations around the world (see ten Hove & Kupriyanova 2009 for details) and some colonies have specimens with opercula with flat chitinous endplates on a flat peduncle inserted as the second dorsal radiole. Apparently it is a complex of related species that needs to be revised. [details]

Type locality Elait, Red Sea [details]
Filogranella elatensis
 Filogranella elatensis
[image from typetaxon]

Filogranella elatensis
 Filogranella elatensis
[image from typetaxon]