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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula vermucularis [non Linnaeus, vermicularis auct. misspelling] 
AphiaID: 462977

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 vermucularis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (misspelling of misidentification of S. vermicularis)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides elegans (Haswell, 1883) [nomen protectum]
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767
Source  basis of record Daniel, A., 1954. The seasonal variation and the succession of the fouling communities in the Madras Harbour waters. J. Madras Univ. B24, 2: 189-212. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment Lapsus calami for S. vermicularis; many fouling records of "Serpula vermicularis" in reality are juvenile specimens of Hydroides, mostly elegans, and in view of the locality Daniel's record most probably belongs to H. elegans too  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:462977
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-02-28 09:30:57Z  created  ten Hove, Harry
2016-07-02 05:33:22Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2016-07-22 04:30:43Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G.; ten Hove, H. (2016). Serpula vermucularis [non Linnaeus, vermicularis auct. misspelling]. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=462977 on 2016-08-27
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