BeRMS name details

Scoloplos (Scoloplos) Blainville, 1828

154950  (

alternate representation (superseded nominal subgenus)

Species Scoloplos (Scoloplos) armiger (Müller, 1776) accepted as Scoloplos armiger (Müller, 1776) (superseded nominal subgenus)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Scoloplos (Scoloplos) Blainville, 1828. Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010 onwards) Belgian Register of Marine Species at: on 2018-06-25
VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010 onwards). Belgian Register of Marine Species. Scoloplos (Scoloplos) Blainville, 1828. Accessed at: on 2018-06-25
2005-04-21 14:12:09Z
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
2017-08-23 02:25:03Z

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basis of record Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1996). Annelida, Borstenwürmer, Polychaeta [Annelida, bristleworms, Polychaeta]. 2nd revised ed. The fauna of Germany and adjacent seas with their characteristics and ecology, 58. Gustav Fischer: Jena, Germany. ISBN 3-437-35038-2. 648 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

status source Blake, James A. (2000). A new genus and species of polychaete worm (Family Orbiniidae) from methane seeps in the Gulf of Mexico, with a review of the systematics and phylogenetic interrelationships of the genera of Orbiniidae. Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 41(4): 435-450., available online at
note: Leodamas raised to full genus, therefore nominal subgenus Scoloplos becomes superfluous [details]  Available for editors  PDF available