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Polychaeta taxon details

Spirobranchus Blainville, 1818

129582  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129582)

accepted
Genus
Conchoserpula Blainville, 1818 (subjective synonym, nomen oblitum)
Conopomatus Pillai, 1960 (junior sysnonym)
Olga Jones, 1962 (subjective synonym)
Penicillum Seba, 1758 (pre Linnean name)
Podioceros Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Pomatoceros Philippi, 1844 (subjective synonym)
Pomatocerus [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling] (incorrect subsequent spelling by Mörch)
Pomatoleios Pixell, 1913 (subjective synonym)
Potamoceras [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling] (misspelling including letter transpositions of Pomatoceros)
Potamoceros [auct. misspelling] (transposition error for intended Pomatoceros)
Spirabranchus Blainville, 1818 (alternate representation)
Temporaria Straughan, 1967 (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus americanus (Day, 1973)
Species Spirobranchus arabicus Monro, 1937
Species Spirobranchus ares (Ziegler, 1984) †
Species Spirobranchus baileybrockae Pillai, 2009
Species Spirobranchus cariniferus (Gray, 1843)
Species Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862)
Species Spirobranchus coronatus Straughan, 1967
Species Spirobranchus corrugatus Straughan, 1967
Species Spirobranchus decoratus Imajima, 1982
Species Spirobranchus dendropoma Mörch, 1863
Species Spirobranchus eitzeni Augener, 1918
Species Spirobranchus gardineri Pixell, 1913
Species Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766)
Species Spirobranchus incrassatus Krøyer in Mörch, 1863
Species Spirobranchus kraussii (Baird, 1865)
Species Spirobranchus lamarcki (Quatrefages, 1866)
Species Spirobranchus latiscapus (Marenzeller, 1885)
Species Spirobranchus lima (Grube, 1862)
Species Spirobranchus maldivensis Pixell, 1913
Species Spirobranchus minutus (Rioja, 1941)
Species Spirobranchus murrayi Pillai, 2009
Species Spirobranchus nigranucha (Fischli, 1903)
Species Spirobranchus paumotanus (Chamberlin, 1919)
Species Spirobranchus polycerus (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Spirobranchus polytrema (Philippi, 1844)
Species Spirobranchus pseudopolytremus Pillai, 2009
Species Spirobranchus richardsmithi Pillai, 2009
Species Spirobranchus spinosus Moore, 1923
Species Spirobranchus taeniatus (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Spirobranchus tenhovei Pillai, 2009
Species Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Spirobranchus zelandicus Pillai, 2009
Species Spirobranchus zibrowii Pillai, 2009

Species Spirobranchus incompleta (Quatrefages, 1866) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Spirobranchus oligotremus (Straughan, 1967) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Spirobranchus rostratus (Lamarck, 1818) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Spirobranchus cristatus Grube, 1862 (nomen nudum)
Species Spirobranchus grandis (nomen nudum, lapsus calami)
Species Spirobranchus kuwaitensis Pillai, 2009 (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Spirobranchus (Cymospira) Blainville, 1828 accepted as Spirobranchus Blainville, 1818 (subgenus not recognized)
Species Spirobranchus acuiconus (Pillai, 1960) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Spirobranchus australis accepted as Spirobranchus zibrowii Pillai, 2009 (lapsus calami)
Species Spirobranchus cervicornis Willey, 1905 accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus ceylonensis Pillai, 1960 accepted as Spirobranchus maldivensis Pixell, 1913 (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus contierei (Gravier, 1905) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (alternate presentation for coutierei)
Species Spirobranchus contieri (Gravier, 1905) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (alternate presentation for coutierei)
Species Spirobranchus corniculus [auct. lapsus] accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (misspelling)
Species Spirobranchus coutierei (Gravier, 1905) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Spirobranchus coutieri (Gravier, 1905) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus crescentigera (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862)
Species Spirobranchus cruciger (Grube, 1862) accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus dennisdevaneyi Bailey-Brock, 1985 accepted as Spirobranchus corrugatus Straughan, 1967 (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus elatensis Pillai, 2009 accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus gaymardi (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus insignifer Augener, 1922 accepted as Spirobranchus polycerus (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus jousseaumei (Gravier, 1906) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Spirobranchus kroyeri Augener, 1925 accepted as Spirobranchus incrassatus Krøyer in Mörch, 1863
Species Spirobranchus megasoma (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766)
Species Spirobranchus multicornis (Grube, 1862) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus occidentalis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Pseudovermilia occidentalis (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded original combination)
Species Spirobranchus pseudoincrassatus Bush, 1905 accepted as Spirobranchus incrassatus Krøyer in Mörch, 1863 (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus pseudouncinata (Zibrowius, 1968) accepted as Hydroides pseudouncinata Zibrowius, 1968 [original] (superseded subsequent combination, lapsus calami)
Species Spirobranchus quadricornis non (Grube) sensu Treadwell, 1914 accepted as Spirobranchus spinosus Moore, 1923 (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus semperi Mörch, 1863 accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus sinensis Wu & Chen, 1981 accepted as Spirobranchus maldivensis Pixell, 1913 (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus tricornigerus (Grube, 1878) accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
Species Spirobranchus tricornis Mörch, 1863 accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blainville, H. de. (1818). Mémoire sur la classe des Sétipodes, partie des Vers à sang rouge de M. Cuvier, et des Annélides de M. de Lamarck. Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomatique de Paris. 1818: 78-85., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/24834#page/86/mode/1up
page(s): 79 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Spirobranchus Blainville, 1818. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129582 on 2018-02-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Blainville, H. de. (1818). Mémoire sur la classe des Sétipodes, partie des Vers à sang rouge de M. Cuvier, et des Annélides de M. de Lamarck. Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomatique de Paris. 1818: 78-85., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/24834#page/86/mode/1up
page(s): 79 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPomatoceros Philippi, 1844) Philippi, A. (1844). Einige Bemerkungen über die Gattung Serpula, nebst Aufzählung der von mir im Mittelmeer mit dem Thier beobachteten Arten. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin. 10(1): 186-198, plate 6., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13704089
page(s): 194; note: For Pomatoceros tricuspis Philippi [details]   

original description  (ofConchoserpula Blainville, 1818) Blainville, H. de. (1818). Mémoire sur la classe des Sétipodes, partie des Vers à sang rouge de M. Cuvier, et des Annélides de M. de Lamarck. Bulletin des Sciences, par la Société Philomatique de Paris. 1818: 78-85., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/24834#page/86/mode/1up
page(s): 79; note: Blainville uses only the spelling 'Conchoserpule' and also 'Spirobranche' [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPenicillum Seba, 1758) Seba, Albertus. (1734-1765 (v1 1734, v2 1735, v3 1759, v4 1765)). Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri accurata descriptio, et iconibus artificiosissimis expressio, per universam physiees historiam : Opus, cui, in hoc rerum genere, nullum par exstitit / Description exacte des principales curiosités naturelles du magnifique cabinet d'Albert Seba. 4 vols, Amstelaedami :Apud Janssonio-Waesbergios & J. Wetstenium & Gul. Smith,1734-65., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/62760
page(s): 39 [details]   

original description  (ofPodioceros Quatrefages, 1866) Quatrefages, Armand de. (1866 [imprint date 1865]). Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d’eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. Volume 1. 1-588. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris. [some vol.2 species are also linked here but see also source id 51472]., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=FV9IAAAAYAAJ
page(s): 513 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPomatoceropsis Holly, 1935) Holly, Maximilian 1935. Polychaeten von Philippinen. Zweite Mittheilung ueber Polychaeten. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 111: 96-100,figs. [details]   

original description  (ofPomatoceropsis Gravier, 1905) Gravier, C. 1905. Sur deux types nouveaux de Serpuliens, Pomatoceropsis nov. gen. Coutierei nov. sp. Bonhourella nov. gen. insignis nov. sp. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, Ser. 1, 11: 445-451. [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]   

additional source Hove, Harry A. ten.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. Zootaxa. 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173
page(s): 96 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofCymospira Blainville, 1828) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofOlga Jones, 1962) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofPseudopomatoceros Holly, 1936) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofTemporaria Straughan, 1967) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofConopomatus Pillai, 1960) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofConopomatus Pillai, 1960) Hove, Harry A. ten 1970. Serpulinae (Polychaeta) from the Caribbean: I - the genus Spirobranchus. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands, 32: 1-57. [details]   

additional source  (ofPomatoceros Philippi, 1844) Hove, Harry A. ten.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. Zootaxa. 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173
page(s): 75 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofPomatoceros Philippi, 1844) Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPomatoceros Philippi, 1844) Pillai, T. G. (2009). Descriptions of new serpulid polychaetes from the Kimberleys of Australia and discussion of Australian and Indo-West Pacific species of Spirobranchus and superficially similar taxa. Records of the Australian Museum. 61(2): 93-199., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Pillai-2009-Rec-Aust-Mus-612-93199/
page(s): 146 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofPomatoleios Pixell, 1913) 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  (ofPomatoleios Pixell, 1913) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source  (ofPomatoleios Pixell, 1913) 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  (ofPomatoleios Pixell, 1913) Hove, Harry A. ten.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. Zootaxa. 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173
page(s): 77 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy  (ofPomatoleios Pixell, 1913) Pillai, T. G. (2009). Descriptions of new serpulid polychaetes from the Kimberleys of Australia and discussion of Australian and Indo-West Pacific species of Spirobranchus and superficially similar taxa. Records of the Australian Museum. 61(2): 93-199., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Pillai-2009-Rec-Aust-Mus-612-93199/
page(s): 146-148 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofPomatoceros Philippi, 1844) 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  (ofPomatoceros Philippi, 1844) 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]   

basis of record  (ofSpirabranchus Blainville, 1818) Strathmann, R.R., & T.L. Jahn, & J.R.C. Fonseca (1972) Suspension feeding by marine invertebrate larvae: clearance of particles by ciliated bands of a rotifer, pluteus, and trochophore. Biol. Bull. 142, 3: 505-519. [details]   

basis of record  (ofPomatoceros (Pomatoleios)) Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   

basis of record  (ofPotamoceras [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Borcea, J. (1931). Quelques considérations sur la faune de la mer Noire en face du littoral Roumain. Arch. Zool. Ital. 16: 654-660. [details]   

additional source  (ofPotamoceras [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Krause, F. F.; Clark, J.; Sayegh, S. G.; Perez, R. J. (2009). Tube worm fossils or relic methane expulsing conduits?. Palaios. 24(1): 41-50., available online at https://doi.org/10.2110/palo.2008.p08-040r
page(s): 49; note: misspells Pomatoceros as Potamoceras in the references (error not in title of cited article) [details]   

basis of record  (ofPomatocerus [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Mörch, O. A. L. (1863). Revisio critica Serpulidarum. Et Bidrag til Rørormenes Naturhistorie. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift. København, Ser. 3, 1: 347-470, pl. 11 [also issued as a separate, 1–124, pl. 11]., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/naturhistoriskti01copeuoft
page(s): 408; note: Mörch 'improved' the genus spelling to 'Pomatocerus' [details]   

additional source  (ofPomatocerus [Pomatoceros auct. misspelling]) Hansen, G. Armauer. (1878). Oversigt over de norske Serpula-Arter. Archiv for Mathematik og Naturvidenskab, Kristiania. 3: 39-44, 3 plates (separate from text)., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30036893
page(s): 42; note: as Pomatocerus [sic] triqveter [u as v] [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofPotamoceros [auct. misspelling]) Allen, E. J. (1899). On the Fauna and Bottom-Deposits near the Thirty-Fathom Line from the Eddystone Grounds to Start Point. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 5(4): 365-542., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9659704
page(s): 485; note: a short record of "Potamoceros" [sic] triqueter [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofPotamoceros [auct. misspelling]) Kerckhof, F.; Rumes, B.; Jacques, T.; Degraer, S.; Norro, A. (2010). Early development of the subtidal marine biofouling on a concrete offshore windmill foundation on the Thornton Bank (southern North Sea): first monitoring results. uw tech: int j soc uw tech. 29(3): 137-149., available online at https://doi.org/10.3723/ut.29.137 [details]   

new combination reference  (ofSerpula (Cymospira)) Lucas H. (1842). Histoire naturelle des crustacés, des arachnides et des myriapodes. P. Duménil, Paris, 601 pp. [details]   
 

From editor or global species database
Spelling Here Blainville uses only the informal spelling 'Spirobranche', and also 'Conchoserpule', although for some other names he gives italic Latin equivalents [details]
 



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