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Polychaeta taxon details

Cossuridae Day, 1963

908  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:908)

accepted
Family
Genus Cossura Webster & Benedict, 1887
  » Species Cossura abyssalis Hartman, 1967
  » Species Cossura aciculata (Wu & Chen, 1977)
  » Species Cossura alba Hartman, 1967
  » Species Cossura bansei Hilbig, 1996
  » Species Cossura brunnea Fauchald, 1972
  » Species Cossura candida Hartman, 1955
  » Species Cossura chilensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1965
  » Species Cossura coasta Kitamori, 1960
  » Species Cossura consimilis Read, 2000
  » Species Cossura dayi Hartman, 1976
  » Species Cossura delta Reish, 1958
  » Species Cossura dimorpha (Hartman, 1976)
  » Species Cossura flabelligera Zhadan, 2017
  » Species Cossura ginesi Liñero-Arana & Díaz-Díaz, 2010
  » Species Cossura heterochaeta Orensanz, 1976
  » Species Cossura hutchingsae Zhadan, 2015
  » Species Cossura keablei Zhadan, 2015
  » Species Cossura laeviseta Hartmann-Schröder, 1962
  » Species Cossura longocirrata Webster & Benedict, 1887
  » Species Cossura modica Fauchald & Hancock, 1981
  » Species Cossura pettiboneae (Ewing, 1987)
  » Species Cossura platypus Zhadan, 2017
  » Species Cossura pseudakaina (Ewing, 1987)
  » Species Cossura pygodactylata Jones, 1956
  » Species Cossura queenslandensis Zhadan, 2015
  » Species Cossura rostrata Fauchald, 1972
  » Species Cossura sima Fauchald, 1972
  » Species Cossura soyeri Laubier, 1964
  » Species Cossura yacy Sousa, Nogueira, Cutrim & Oliveira, 2019
  » Species Cossura lepida Tamai, 1986 accepted as Cossura pygodactylata Jones, 1956 (subjective synonym)

Genus Cossurella Hartman, 1976 accepted as Cossura Webster & Benedict, 1887 (subjective synonymy)
  » Species Cossurella aciculata (Wu & Chen, 1977) accepted as Cossura aciculata (Wu & Chen, 1977) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Cossurella dimorpha Hartman, 1976 accepted as Cossura dimorpha (Hartman, 1976) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Cossurella pettiboneae Ewing, 1987 accepted as Cossura pettiboneae (Ewing, 1987) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Cossurella pseudakaina Ewing, 1987 accepted as Cossura pseudakaina (Ewing, 1987) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Cossurella sima (Fauchald, 1972) accepted as Cossura sima Fauchald, 1972 (superseded recombination)
Genus Heterocossura Wu & Chen, 1977 accepted as Cossura Webster & Benedict, 1887 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heterocossura aciculata Wu & Chen, 1977 accepted as Cossura aciculata (Wu & Chen, 1977) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Day, John H. (1963). The polychaete fauna of South Africa. Part 8: New species and records from grab samples and dredgings. <em>Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Series Zoology.</em> 10(7): 381-445., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2253177
page(s): 426; note: New family [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta database. Cossuridae Day, 1963. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=908 on 2022-05-21
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original description Day, John H. (1963). The polychaete fauna of South Africa. Part 8: New species and records from grab samples and dredgings. <em>Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Series Zoology.</em> 10(7): 381-445., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2253177
page(s): 426; note: New family [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source Ewing, R. Michael 1987. Review of the genus Cossurella (Polychaeta: Cossuridae) including descriptions of two new species and a key to the species of the world. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington, 7: 3-10. [details]   

taxonomy source Read, G. B. 2000. Taxonomy and distribution of a new Cossura species (Annelida: Polychaeta: Cossuridae) from New Zealand. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 113(4): 1096-1110. [details]   

taxonomy source Ewing, R. Michael. (1984). Family Cossuridae Day, 1963. In: Uebelacker, J.M.; Johnson, P.G. (eds). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the northern Gulf of Mexico. Volume 1. Chapter Pagination: 4.1-4.6, Barry A. Vittor & Associates, Inc., Mobile, Alabama.
page(s): 4.1 [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]