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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula muricata Born, 1780 
AphiaID: 447731

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 editorSerpula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula muricata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (new name erroneously given to Serpula anguina)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTenagodus anguinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Born, I. von (1780) Testacea Musei Cæsarei Vindobonensis, quæ jussu Mariæ Theresiæ Augustæ disposuit et descripsit. - pp. I-XXXVI [= 1-13], 1-442, Tab. 1-18. Vindobonæ., available online at http://www.animalbase.uni-goettingen.de/zooweb/servlet/AnimalBase/home/reference?id=872
page(s): 440 [details]

source of synonymy Bieler, R., 1992. Tenagodus or Siliquaria? Unravelling taxonomic confusion in marine "worm-snails" (Cerithioidea: Siliquariidae). The Nautilus, 106(1): 15-20 [27 February]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/34204#page/25/mode/1up [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy Serpula muricata Fleming, 1825: 244, which most probably is a synonym of the serpulid Placostegus tridentatus [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy S. muricata Born, 1780: 440 was erroneously coined for Serpula anguina Linnaeus, 1758, nowadays placed in the Gastropod genus Tenagodus. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:447731
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2014). Serpula muricata Born, 1780. 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=447731 on 2014-12-20
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