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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula operculata Bosc, 1802 
AphiaID: 331866

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 editorSerpula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula operculata (Species)
Status taxon inquirendum
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula operculata Bosc, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermilia operculata (Bosc, 1802) (superseded recombination)
Sources  original description Bosc, L. A. G. (1802). [Bosc. Vol 1 only. USE FOR POLYCHAETA CONTEXT] Histoire naturelle des vers contenant leur description et leurs moeurs, avec figures dessinées d'après nature. Tome Premiere. De l'imprimerie de Guilleminet; a Paris, chez Deterville., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41757836
page(s): 176 [details]

status source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 596; note: placed as indeterminable [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Carolina [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment Indeterminable species, its almost spherical, brownly annulated operculum and transversly striated tube are reminiscent of Vermiliopsis (?)  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy Serpula operculata Renier, 1804 [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:331866
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-01-03 10:30:34Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2015). Serpula operculata Bosc, 1802. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331866 on 2016-09-30
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