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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus uschakovi (Pillai, 1960) 
AphiaID: 369221

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 editorFicopomatus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus uschakovi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus Southern, 1921
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopomatus similis Pillai, 1960 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopomatus similis rugosus Pillai, 1960 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopomatus uschakovi Pillai, 1960 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopomatus uschakovi lingayanensis Pillai, 1965 (synonym)
Sources  original description Pillai, T. Gottfried 1960. Some marine and brackish water serpulid polychaeta from Ceylon, including new genera and species. Ceylon Journal of Science (Biological Sciences), 3(1): 1-40. [details]

source of synonymy Hove, Harry A. ten and Weerdenburg, J. C. A. 1978. A generic revision of the brackish-water serpulid Ficopomatus Southern 1921 (Polychaeta: Serpulinae), including Mercierella Fauvel 1923, Sphaeropomatus Treadwell 1934, Mercierellopsis Rioja 1945 and Neopomatus Pillai 1960. Biological Bulletin.Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole 154: 96-120. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Sri Lankan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From editor or global species database
Gulf of Guinea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBeninese part of the Gulf of Guinea (introduced: alien[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea (introduced: alien[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNigerian part of the Gulf of Guinea (introduced: alien[details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDutch part of the North Sea (introduced: alien[details]
From regional or thematic species database
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazil (introduced: alien[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Mexico (introduced: alien[details]
Ivory Coast
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIvory Coast (introduced: alien[details]
Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMexico (introduced: alien[details]
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean (introduced: alien[details]
Panama
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPanama (introduced: alien[details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
Venezuela
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorVenezuela (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype BM(NH)1954.4.14.7 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy it should be noted that Pillai (2008) reinstated the genus Neopomatus [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Gulf of Mexico (IHO Sea Area) : This species has the potential to foul boat hulls, navigational structures, and power plants. No ecological or economic impacts have been described. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Gulf of Guinea (IHO Sea Area) : This species has the potential to foul boat hulls, navigational structures, and power plants. No ecological or economic impacts have been described. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In United States (Nation) : This species has the potential to foul boat hulls, navigational structures, and power plants. No ecological or economic impacts have been described. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Dutch part of the North Sea : This species has the potential to foul boat hulls, navigational structures, and power plants. No ecological or economic impacts have been described. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Panamanian part of the North Pacific Ocean (Marine Region) : This species has the potential to foul boat hulls, navigational structures, and power plants. No ecological or economic impacts have been described. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Dutch part of the North Sea : Ships: general
On tropical lumber wood washed ashore [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:369221
Taxonomic
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2008-11-04 09:11:02Z  created  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2014). Ficopomatus uschakovi. 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=369221 on 2014-12-22
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