WoRMS taxon details

Hyolithes Eichwald, 1840 †

394247  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:394247)

accepted
Genus
fossil only
Eichwald, E. (1840). Ueber das silurische Schichtensystem in Esthland. <em>Aus dem ersten and zweiten Hefte der Zeithschrift für Natur und Heilkunde der medizinischen Akademi zu St. Petersburg besonders abgedruckt.</em> 1-210.
page(s): 726 [details]   
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hyolithes Eichwald, 1840 †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=394247 on 2018-11-22
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original description Eichwald, E. (1840). Ueber das silurische Schichtensystem in Esthland. <em>Aus dem ersten and zweiten Hefte der Zeithschrift für Natur und Heilkunde der medizinischen Akademi zu St. Petersburg besonders abgedruckt.</em> 1-210.
page(s): 726 [details]   

additional source Marek, L., & E.L. Yochelson, 1964.- Paleozoic Mollusk: Hyolithes. Science, New Series 146, No. 3652: 1674-1675. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Over 30 fossil species according to Fossilwork database where genus is placed in Mollusca (type Hyolithes acutus) [details]

From other sources
Editor's comment According to the Neave (Nomenclator Zoologicus) erected for a mollusk, but at least one species shows similarities with annelid worms according to Bandel. Nevertheless, in my serpulid experience not very likely to be an annelid. [details]