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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus Southern, 1921 
AphiaID: 129562

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus macrodon Southern, 1921
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercerella Fauvel, 1923 (lapsus calami for Mercierella)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerceriella Fauvel, 1923 (lapsus calami for Mercierella)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercierella Fauvel, 1923 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercierellopsis Rioja, 1945 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopomatus Pillai, 1960 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhycopomatus [lapsus] (Misspelling for Ficopomatus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeropomatus Treadwell, 1934 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTricopomatus
Sources  original description Southern, Rowland 1921. Polychaeta of the Chilka Lake and also of fresh and brackish waters in other parts of India. Memoirs of the Indian Museum, 5: 563-659., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/112420#page/67/mode/1up [details]

source of synonymy Hove, Harry A. ten and Weerdenburg, J. C. A. 1978. A generic revision of the brackish-water serpulid Ficopomatus Southern 1921 (Polychaeta: Serpulinae), including Mercierella Fauvel 1923, Sphaeropomatus Treadwell 1934, Mercierellopsis Rioja 1945 and Neopomatus Pillai 1960. Biological Bulletin.Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole 154: 96-120. [details]

redescription Hove, Harry A. ten, & E.K. Kupriyanova, 2009. Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. Zootaxa 2036, 126 pp., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/zt02036p126.pdf
page(s): 41 [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus enigmaticus (Fauvel, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus macrodon Southern, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus miamiensis (Treadwell, 1934)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus shenzhensis Li, Wang & Deng, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus talehsapensis Pillai, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus uschakovi (Pillai, 1960)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFicopomatus capensis Day, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudochitinopoma capensis (Day, 1961)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment it should be noted that Pillai (2008) reinstated the genus Neopomatus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129562
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2007-03-12 12:43:33Z  checked  Fiege, Dieter
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: Polychaeta (2014). Ficopomatus Southern, 1921. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129562 on 2014-09-16