WoRMS name details

Serpula penis Linnaeus, 1758

331871  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:331871)

 unaccepted ( superseded original combination, and Penicillidae (Mollusca), not Annelida)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in South East Asia  
type locality contained in South East Asia [details]
Note SE Asia  
Type locality SE Asia [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Serpula penis Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=331871 on 2020-06-01
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2009-12-13 10:10:46Z
changed
2009-12-22 11:41:07Z
changed
2018-04-05 01:34:48Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. <em>Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper.</em> 23: 1-628.
note: listing [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rumphius, G. E. 1705. D'Amboinsche Rariteitkamer. Amsterdam: Printed by François Halma, 1705. , available online at http://books.google.at/books?id=RjP8XtK7LkoC&printsec=frontcover&hl=de&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false
page(s): plate 41, figure 7; note: Rumphius' figure of a watering pot shell is cited by Linnaeus as a source when he names Serpula penis [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Serpula penis, Linnaeus' name for a watering-pot shell illustrated in Rumphius (1705 plate 41) is now known to be a mollusc, not an annelid, in the Family Clavagellidae: Verpa penis (Linnaeus, 1758) [was Brechites penis] [details]

From other sources
Type locality SE Asia [details]