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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinoceras bigsbyi Bronn, 1837 † 
AphiaID: 337957

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmonoidea † (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinoceras † (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinoceras Bronn, 1835 †
Sources  original description Bronn, H. G. 1836-1838. Lethaea Geognostica, oder Abbildungen und Beschreibungen der fuer die Gebirgs-Formationen bezeichnendsten Versteinerungen. Stuttgart. 2 volumes, 768 pp..
page(s): 97 [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]

source of synonymy 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
page(s): 400 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range fossil only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy By the superficial resemblance of the fossilized siphon of an ammonite (Actinoceras bigsbyi) with the chitinous operculum of the serpulid Pomatostegus actinoceras Mörch, 1863, the genus figured for a long time in Polychaete catalogues. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality SE Asia, Philippines [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:337957
Edit history
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-11-04 09:55:42Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
2009-01-20 10:09:03Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
2011-04-12 14:47:02Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Actinoceras bigsbyi Bronn, 1837. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=337957 on 2014-09-18
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