WoRMS name details

Serpula ovalis Adams, 1800

431740  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:431740)

taxon inquirendum (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Adams, J. (1800). I. Descriptions of some minute British Shells. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 5(1), 1-6., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1800.tb00573.x
page(s): 4 [details]   
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Serpula ovalis Adams, 1800. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=431740 on 2018-02-26
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original description Adams, J. (1800). I. Descriptions of some minute British Shells. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 5(1), 1-6., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1800.tb00573.x
page(s): 4 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Plate 1 figures 28-30 clearly show a foraminifera, not serpulid; mentioned as synonym of Vermiculum intortum Montagu, 1803 by Montagu (1803: 520) and by Fleming (1825: 233) [details]