WoRMS taxon details

Ficopomatus Southern, 1921

129562  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129562)

accepted
Genus
Mercerella Fauvel, 1923 · alternate representation (lapsus calami for Mercierella)
Merceriella Fauvel, 1923 · alternate representation (lapsus calami for Mercierella)
Mercierella Fauvel, 1923 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
Mercierellopsis Rioja, 1945 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
Neopomatus Pillai, 1960 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
Phycopomatus [lapsus] · unaccepted (Misspelling for Ficopomatus)
Sphaeropomatus Treadwell, 1934 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
Tricopomatus Southern, 1921 · alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Southern, Rowland. (1921). Polychaeta of the Chilka Lake and also of fresh and brackish waters in other parts of India. <em>Memoirs of the Indian Museum.</em> 5(8): 563-659, plates XIX-XXXI., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36511332
page(s): 655 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2023). World Polychaeta Database. Ficopomatus Southern, 1921. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129562 on 2023-01-31
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-03-12 12:43:33Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2020-09-14 20:51:36Z
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2020-12-03 02:00:17Z
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original description Southern, Rowland. (1921). Polychaeta of the Chilka Lake and also of fresh and brackish waters in other parts of India. <em>Memoirs of the Indian Museum.</em> 5(8): 563-659, plates XIX-XXXI., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36511332
page(s): 655 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Mercierella Fauvel, 1923) Fauvel, P. (1923). Un nouveau serpulien d'eau saumatre Merceriella n.g., enigmatica n.sp. Bulletin de la Sociét. <em>Zoologique de France.</em> 47: 424-430., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3043518 [details]   

original description  (of Mercierellopsis Rioja, 1945) Rioja, Enrique. (1945). Estudios anelidologicos. XIII. Un nuevo genero de serpulido de agua salobre de Mexico. <em>Anales del Instituto de Biologia, Mexico.</em> 16(2): 411-417.
page(s): 412 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Neopomatus Pillai, 1960) Pillai, Telesphore Gottfried. (1960). Some marine and brackish-water serpulid Polychaeta from Ceylon, including new genera and species. <em>Ceylon Journal of Science (Biological Sciences).</em> 3(1): 1-40, plates 1-2. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Sphaeropomatus Treadwell, 1934) Treadwell, Aaron L. 1934. Sphaeropomatus miamiensis, a new genus and species of Serpulid polychaete. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences, 24(8): 338-341. [details]   

original description  (of Tricopomatus Southern, 1921) Southern, Rowland. (1921). Polychaeta of the Chilka Lake and also of fresh and brackish waters in other parts of India. <em>Memoirs of the Indian Museum.</em> 5(8): 563-659, plates XIX-XXXI., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36511332 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pillai, T.G. 2008. Ficopomatus talehsapensis, a new brackish-water species (Polychaeta: Serpulidae: Ficopomatinae) from Thailand, with discussions on the relationships of taxa constituting the subfamily, opercular insertion as a taxonomic character and their taxonomy, a key to its taxa, and their zoogeography. Zootaxa 1967: 36-52. [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. <em>Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series.</em> 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [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.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173
page(s): 41 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Editor's comment it should be noted that Pillai (2008) reinstated the genus Neopomatus [details]