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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatostegus actinoceras Mörch, 1863 
AphiaID: 334598

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 editorPomatostegus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatostegus Schmarda, 1861
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymospira actinoceras Mörch in Quatrefages, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmphalopomopsis langerhansi zeylanica Pillai, 1960 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatostegus bowerbanki Baird, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatostegus latiscapus non Marenzeller, sensu Treadwell, 1926 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula (Pomatostegus) actinoceras Mörch, 1863 (superseded original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula (Pomatostegus) sanguinea Grube, 1870 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula actinoceros (Mörch, 1863) (superseded recombination)
Sources  original description Mörch, O. A. L. 1863. Revisio critica Serpulidarum. Et Bidrag til Rørormenes Naturhistorie. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift, København, Ser. 3, 1: 347-470, pl. 11 [also issued as a separate, 1–124, pl. 11]. , available online at http://www.archive.org/details/naturhistoriskti01copeuoft [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]

status source Hove, Harry A. ten, & E.K. Kupriyanova, 2009. Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. Zootaxa 2036, 126 pp., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/zt02036p126.pdf
page(s): 78 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Philippines
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype Zoological Museum Copenhagen [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Until recently, following Hartman, the only recognised species of Pomatostegus was stellatus, occurring circumtropical. Ten Hove & Kupriyanova distinguish 3 species with a more restricted distribution [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:334598
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-11-04 07:12:01Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2014). Pomatostegus actinoceras Mörch, 1863. 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=334598 on 2014-07-29
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