WoRMS name details

Serpula vermicalluris [non Linnaeus, vermicularis auct. misspelling]

459450  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:459450)

 unaccepted (misspelling of misidentification of S. vermicularis)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Serpula vermicalluris [non Linnaeus, vermicularis auct. misspelling]. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=459450 on 2018-05-25
2010-02-25 21:27:17Z
2016-07-02 05:33:22Z
2016-07-22 04:30:43Z

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basis of record Rao K.S., M. Saraswathi, P.V. Bhavanarayana, 1988.- Entoprocta in the fouling communities at Visakhapatnam Harbor, Bay of Bengal. Chapter 5 in: M.F. Thompson & R. Sarojini & R. Nagabhushanam (eds) 1988. Marine biodeterioration. Advanced techniques applicable to the Indian Ocean. Oxford & IBH Publ. Co. Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, Bombay, Calcutta, xxxi + 826 pp. [p. 57-79]. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Serpula vermicalluris is a lapsus calami for Serpula vermicularis; however, most records under this name from fouling communities, and certainly those from Indian waters, in reality are juveniles of Hydroides elegans (cf. ten Hove & Ben-Eliahu 2005) [details]