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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella Linnaeus, 1767

129549 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129549)
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Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula penicillus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spallanzanii (Gmelin, 1791) (type by subsequent designation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenicillus [Rondelet, 1555] (pre-Linnaean name, subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellata Quatrefages, 1850 (lapsus for Sabella)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirographis Viviani, 1805 (subjective synonym)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Dasychone)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Dasychone) boholensis Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma boholense (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Dasychone) cingulata Grube, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma cingulatum (Grube, 1870) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Dasychone) luctuosa Grube, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma luctuosum (Grube, 1870) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Dasychone) serratibranchis Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma serratibranchis (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Spirographis)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Spirographis) tricyclia Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira tricyclia (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella aculeata Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella amaeana Johnston, 1833
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella ammonita Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella arenaria Montagu, 1803
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella arundinacea Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella brevibarbis Grube, 1860
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella calamus Renier, 1847
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella chloraema Williams, 1851
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella clavata Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella compressa Montagu, 1803
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella conica Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella corticalis Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella crispa Krøyer, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella cucullus Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella curta Montagu, 1803
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella denudata Delle Chiaje, 1841
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella dimidiata Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella discifera Grube, 1874
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fallax Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fidelia Krøyer, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella filialghifera Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fixa Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella flabellata Savigny in Grube, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fragilis Grube, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fusca Grube, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella gracilis Grube, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella grossa Baird, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella helicina Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella hospita Williams, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella hystricis McIntosh, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella imberbis Grube, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella intermedia Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella judica Savigny, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella kroyeri Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella lamyi Gravier, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella latisetosa Grube, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella marsupialis Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella melanochlora Schmarda, 1861
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella membranacea Renier, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella mossambica Peters, 1854
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella muelleri Krøyer, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella neapolitana Iroso, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella negate Bosc in Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella nigra Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella norwegica Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella nuda Wagner, 1832
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella nudicollis Krøyer, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella occidentalis Baird, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pavonina Savigny, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pottaei Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pottoei Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pumilio Krøyer, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella punctulata Haswell, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pusilla Johansson, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella ramosa Olivi, 1792
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella rectangula Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella ringens Linnaeus, 1767
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella rudis Pennant, 1777
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella sabulosa Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella samoensis Grube, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella scabra Linnaeus, 1767
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella scoparia Grube, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella scruposa Linnaeus, 1767
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella secusolutus Hoagland, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella setiformis Montagu, 1803
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella sosias Krøyer, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella southerni McIntosh, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spallanzanii (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spirobranchia Zachs, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella stagnalis Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella subcylindrica Montagu, 1803
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella teredula Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella tricolor Grube, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella trigona Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella uncinata Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella vegetabilis Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella ventilabrum Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella verticillata Quatrefages, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella zonalis Stimpson, 1854

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella armata Quatrefages, 1866 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella belgica Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788 (nomen dubium, indeterminable, probably a Pectinariidae tube)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella brevicollaris Grube, 1859 (nomen dubium, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella simplex Grube, 1870 (nomen dubium, superseded original combination)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Demonax) [sensu Banse, 1979] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella Bush, 1905 (superseded recombination, taxa split to Parasabella (replacement name for Demonax) & Bispira)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Demonax) media (Bush, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella media Bush, 1905 (superseded recombination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Demonax) pacifica (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1954) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira pacifica (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1954) (superseded recombination)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) (Malmgren, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla Malmgren, 1866 (superseded synonymy)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) brevicomata Ehlers, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudistylia brevicomata (Ehlers, 1905) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) cerasina Grube, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopotamilla cerasina (Grube, 1870) (objective synonyn)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) oligophthalmos Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla oligophthalmos (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) polyophthalmos Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla polyophthalmos (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) rubra Langerhans, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerkinsiana rubra (Langerhans, 1880) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) stichophthalmos (Grube, 1863) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypsicomus stichophthalmos (Grube, 1863) (superseded combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) suavis Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudistylia suavis (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella (Potamilla) tenuitorques Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla tenuitorques (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella aberrans Augener, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella aberrans (Augener, 1926) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella acrophthalmos Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalomma acrophthalmos (Grube, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcromegalomma acrophthalmos (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella aggregata Nardo, 1847 ex Chiereghini ms accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula aggregata (Nardo, 1847 ex Chiereghini ms) (indeterminable taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella alba Treadwell, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypsicomus torquatus (Grube, 1877) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella albicans Johansson, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella albicans (Johansson, 1922) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella alticollis Grube, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotaulax alticollis (Grube, 1868) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella alveolaria Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellaria alveolata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella alveolata Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellaria alveolata (Linnaeus, 1767) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella analis Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuchone analis (Kröyer, 1856) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella arenilega Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma vesiculosum (Montagu, 1815) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcromegalomma vesiculosum (Montagu, 1813) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella aspera Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopotamilla reniformis (Bruguière, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella aspersa Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopotamilla reniformis (Bruguière, 1789) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella assimilis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerkinsiana assimilis (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella aulaconota Marenzeller, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella aulaconota (Marenzeller, 1884) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella bahamensis Augener, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira brunnea (Treadwell, 1917) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella bipunctata Baird, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira melanostigma (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella bispiralis Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira volutacornis (Montagu, 1804) (unjustified emendation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella brachychona Claparède, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemonax brachychona (Claparède, 1870) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella breviberbis Langerhans, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla neglecta (Sars, 1851) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella candela Grube, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJasmineira candela (Grube, 1863) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella capensis Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaria capensis (Pallas, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella carnea Johnston, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma argus (Sars, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella ceratodaula Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla ceratodaula (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella ceratodaula (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobranchiomma ceratodaula (Schmarda, 1861) (subsequent recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella chrysodon Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaria capensis (Pallas, 1766) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella cirrata (Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitrite cirrata Müller, 1776 (superseded subsequent combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella columbi Kinberg, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella columbi (Kingberg, 1867) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella columbiana Cameron, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudistylia vancouveri (Kinberg, 1866) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella conchilega Montagu, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelepus cincinnatus (Fabricius, 1780) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella cornuta Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira melanostigma (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella costulata Grube, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChone costulata (Grube, 1877) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella crassicornis Sars, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira crassicornis (Sars, 1851) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella elegans Bush, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira elegans (Bush, 1905) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella euplacana [auct. misspelling] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella euplaeana Delle Chiaje, 1822 [1828?] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides euplaeana (Delle Chiaje, 1822 [1828?]) (lapsus for S. euplaeana in McIntosh, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella euplaeana Delle Chiaje, 1822 [1828?] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides euplaeana (Delle Chiaje, 1822 [1828?]) (taxon inquirendum, but a Hydroides)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fabricii Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira fabricii (Krøyer, 1856) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fernandezensis Augener, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella fernandezensis (Augener, 1922) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella flecata (Hoagland, 1919) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella flecata Hoagland, 1919 (superseded recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella foliifera Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma violacea (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella formosa Bush, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira elegans (Bush, 1905) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fullo Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella fullo (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella fuscotaeniata Grube, 1874 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotaulax fuscotaeniata (Grube, 1874) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella gelatinosa Renier, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxicola infundibulum (Montagu, 1808) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella gracillima Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirographis spallanzanii (Viviani, 1805) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spallanzanii (Gmelin, 1791) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella graeca (Brullé, 1836) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtula intestinum (Lamarck, 1818) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella grandis Cuvier in Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte indica (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte spectabilis (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella grandis Baird, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudobranchiomma grandis (Baird, 1865) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella granulata Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCistenides granulata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella guinensis Augener, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira guinensis (Augener, 1918) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella havaica Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma cingulatum (Grube, 1870) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella humilis Bush, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira elegans (Bush, 1905) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella indica Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaria capensis (Pallas, 1766) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella indica Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte magnifica (Shaw, 1800) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella indica Savigny, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte spectabilis (Grube, 1878) (homonym junior to Sabella indica Abildgaard, 1789 in Pectinariidae [Fide Knight-Jones & Mackie, 2003])
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella infarcata [auctt] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma infarctum (Krøyer, 1856) (lapsus for infarcta)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella infarcta Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma infarctum (Krøyer, 1856) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella jamaicensis (Augener, 1922) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella jamaicensis Augener, 1922 (superseded recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella japonica Moore & Bush, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella japonica (Moore & Bush, 1904) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella kroeyeri Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma vesiculosum (Montagu, 1815) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcromegalomma vesiculosum (Montagu, 1813) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella lanigera Grube, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalomma lanigera (Grube, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcromegalomma lanigerum (Grube, 1846) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella leptalea Bush, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira elegans (Bush, 1905) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella lingua Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte magnifica (Shaw, 1800) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella longa Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte longa (Kinberg, 1866) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella longibranchiata Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pavonina Savigny, 1822 (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella lucullana Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma lucullanum (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella lumbricalis Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicomache lumbricalis (Fabricius, 1780) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella luxuriosa Grube, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma natalensis (Kinberg, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma natalense (Kinberg, 1866) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella lynceus Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma nigromaculatum (Baird, 1865) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella magalhaensis Kinberg, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerkinsiana magalhaensis (Kinberg, 1867) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella manicata Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira manicata (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella media (Bush, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella media Bush, 1905 (superseded recombination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella melania Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte magnifica (Shaw, 1800) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella melanostigma Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira melanostigma (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella microphthalma Verrill, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasabella microphthalma (Verrill, 1873) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella modesta Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcromegalomma modestum (Quatrefages, 1866) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella monophthalma Augener, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylomma palmatum (Quatrefages, 1866) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella murrayi McIntosh, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamethus murrayi (McIntosh, 1916) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella natalensis Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma natalensis (Kinberg, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma natalense (Kinberg, 1866) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella neglecta Sars, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla neglecta (Sars, 1851) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella nigromaculata Baird, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiomma nigromaculatum (Baird, 1865) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella nordenskioldi McIntosh, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella crassicornis Sars, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira crassicornis (Sars, 1851) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella notata Grube, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte indica (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte spectabilis (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella oatesiana Benham, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBispira oatesiana (Benham, 1927) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella octocirrata Sars, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides octocirrata (M. Sars, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharete octocirrata (Sars, 1835) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella oculata Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopotamilla reniformis (Bruguière, 1789) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella oculifera Leidy, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopotamilla oculifera (Leidy, 1855) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pacifica Fewkes, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria fewkesi Berkeley & Berkeley, 1954 (regarded as a homonym, but was not)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pacifici Grube, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcromegalomma pacifici (Grube, 1859) (superseded original combination (via Megalomma))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella palmata Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylomma palmatum (Quatrefages, 1866) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella papillosa Sars, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuchone papillosa (Sars, 1851) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella paucibranchiata Krøyer, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChone paucibranchiata (Krøyer, 1856) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella paulina Grube, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPotamilla paulina (Grube, 1868) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pavonia [auct. lapsus] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pavonina Savigny, 1822 (misspelling for pavonina)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pectoralis Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte indica (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellastarte spectabilis (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella penicillum [auct. misspelling] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella penicillus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spallanzanii (Gmelin, 1791) (lapsus for penicillus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella penicillus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spallanzanii (Gmelin, 1791) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella phaeotaenia Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotaulax phaeotaenia (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella picta Krøyer, 1856 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella picta Verrill, 1885 (unaccepted, superseded original combination, also primary homonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella polyzonos Grube, 1863 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella porifera Grube, 1878 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella protula Cuvier, 1830 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella punctulala (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella pyrrhogaster Grube, 1878 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella reniformis Leuckart, 1849 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella rigida Krøyer, 1856 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella rubripunctata Grube, 1846 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella rufovittata Grube, 1881 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella sarsi [auct. misspelling] (unaccepted, incorrect subsequent spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella sarsii Krøyer, 1856 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella savignyii Johnston, 1865 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella saxicava Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella saxicola Grube, 1861 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spectabilis Grube, 1878 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella spetsbergensis Malmgren, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella splendida Kinberg, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella stichophthalmos Grube, 1863 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella sulcata Ehlers, 1897 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella tenuicollaris Grube, 1870 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella tenuissima Krøyer, 1856 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella terebelloides Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella thoracica Krøyer, 1856 (unaccepted, nomen oblitum via subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella tilosaula Schmarda, 1861 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella torquata Grube, 1877 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella tuberculosa Krøyer, 1856 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella tubiformis Pennant, 1777 (unaccepted, subjective senior synonym, suppressed by ICZN Opinion 1225)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella unispira Cuvier, 1816 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella vancouveri Kinberg, 1866 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella variabilis Langerhans, 1884 (unaccepted, heterotypic synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella variegata Krøyer, 1856 (unaccepted, nomen oblitum via subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella velata Haswell, 1884 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella villosa Cuvier, 1830 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella villosa Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella viola Grube, 1863 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella violacea Schmarda, 1861 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella viridis McIntosh, 1874 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella viridis Milne Edwards in Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella wireni Johansson, 1922 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabella zebuensis McIntosh, 1885 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Linnaeus C. (1767). Caroli Linnaei...Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio duodecima. 1. Regnum Animale. 1 & 2 Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii. pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5
page(s): 1 268 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Type species Sabella penicillus Linnaeus 1767...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Sabella penicillus Linnaeus 1767 as in Fauchald, 1977:140 is incorrect for genus and date, but is derivative of the original name, Serpula penicillus 1758). Knight-Jones & Perkins (1998):391 discuss whether the errors in spelling and authority in the designation by Chenu (1859) are fatal to regarding that designation (of Sabella penicillus) as the first type designation. They point out that as Serpula penicillus (as Sabella) is the only remaining taxon of those included by Linnaeus (1767) it must be the only possible type. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology According to Brown (1954:679) Sabella, as in...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology According to Brown (1954:679) Sabella, as in Sabella penicillus, comes from Latin sabellum, neuter, a diminutive of sabulum, neuter, meaning coarse sand. Linnaeus appears to treat Sabella as feminine [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Sabella penicillus Linnaeus 1767...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Sabella penicillus Linnaeus 1767 as in Fauchald, 1977:140 is incorrect for genus and date, but is derivative of the original name, Serpula penicillus 1758). Knight-Jones & Perkins (1998):391 discuss whether the errors in spelling and authority in the designation by Chenu (1859) are fatal to regarding that designation (of Sabella penicillus) as the first type designation. They point out that as Serpula penicillus (as Sabella) is the only remaining taxon of those included by Linnaeus (1767) it must be the only possible type. [details]
Read, G.; Bellan, G. (2016). Sabella Linnaeus, 1767. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129549 on 2017-11-25

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original description Linnaeus C. (1767). Caroli Linnaei...Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio duodecima. 1. Regnum Animale. 1 & 2 Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii. pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5
page(s): 1 268 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenicillus [Rondelet, 1555]) Rondelet, Guillaume [Rondeletius]. (1554-1555). [vol.1] Libri de piscibus marinis : in quibus verae piscium effigies expressae sunt : quae in tota piscium historia continentur, indicat elenchus pagina nona et decima : postremo accesserunt indices necessarij. [vol.2 (1555)] ... Universae aquatilium historiæ pars altera, cum veris ipsorum imaginibus. , available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.64229
page(s): 111; note: Pre-linnaean name as "Penicillo marino" [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

redescription Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirographis Viviani, 1805) Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirographis Viviani, 1805) Knight-Jones, Phyllis and Perkins, Thomas H. 1998. A revision of Sabella, Bispira and Stylomma (Polychaeta: Sabellidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, London, 123: 385-467, 31 figures. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenicillus [Rondelet, 1555]) McIntosh, W.C. 1922. A monograph of the British marine annelids. Polychaeta: Hermellidae to Sabellidae. London, Ray Society Vol. 4(1) pp.1-250. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/115340#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 224; note: usage as "Penicillus marinus" in a synonymy [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellata Quatrefages, 1850) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellata Quatrefages, 1850) Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628.
page(s): 566 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology According to Brown (1954:679) Sabella, as in Sabella penicillus, comes from Latin sabellum, neuter, a diminutive of sabulum, neuter, meaning coarse sand. Linnaeus appears to treat Sabella as feminine [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species Sabella penicillus Linnaeus 1767 as in Fauchald, 1977:140 is incorrect for genus and date, but is derivative of the original name, Serpula penicillus 1758). Knight-Jones & Perkins (1998):391 discuss whether the errors in spelling and authority in the designation by Chenu (1859) are fatal to regarding that designation (of Sabella penicillus) as the first type designation. They point out that as Serpula penicillus (as Sabella) is the only remaining taxon of those included by Linnaeus (1767) it must be the only possible type. [details]
 



Feeding Type
suspension feeder [details]
Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoridicola hirsutipes (Scott T., 1893) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabelliphilus leuckarti Kossmann, 1877 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)