NARMS taxon details

Serpula Linnaeus, 1758

129580  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129580)

accepted
Genus
Paraserpula Southward, 1963 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula cavernicola Fassari & Mollica, 1991
Species Serpula concharum Langerhans, 1880
Species Serpula israelitica Amoureux, 1977
Species Serpula lobiancoi Rioja, 1917
Species Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767

Species Serpula angulata Costa, 1778 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable Hydroides, taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula cordineri Fleming, 1825 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula lobata Montagu, 1803 (taxon inquirendum, foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula muelleri Berkeley, 1834 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable from description, but likely a Hydroides)
Species Serpula planorbis (Southward, 1963) (taxon inquirendum, junior secondary homonym to Serpula planorbis Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Serpula reversa Montagu, 1803 (taxon inquirendum, original indeterminable (perhaps) Hydroides)

Species Serpula arenaria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Thylacodes arenarius (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination. Not Polychaeta, transferred to Vermetidae Mollusca)
Species Serpula arundo W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Protula tubularia (Montagu, 1803) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula carinata Montagu, 1803 accepted as Spirorbis carinatus Daudin, 1800 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula cornea Adams, 1800 accepted as Janua (Dexiospira) spirillum lucida (Montagu, 1803) accepted as Circeis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula glomerata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Petaloconchus glomeratus (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded original combination, and Vermetidae (Mollusca), not Annelida)
Species Serpula heterostropha Montagu, 1803 accepted as Janua heterostropha (Montagu, 1803) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula lucida Montagu, 1803 accepted as Circeis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula massiliensis Zibrowius, 1968 accepted as Spiraserpula massiliensis (Zibrowius, 1968) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula minuta Montagu, 1803 accepted as Janua pagenstecheri (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Janua heterostropha (Montagu, 1803) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula muricata Fleming, 1825 accepted as Placostegus tridentatus (Fabricius, 1779) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula seminulum Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Quinqueloculina seminula (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Quinqueloculina seminulum (Linnaeus, 1758) (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula serrulata Fleming, 1825 accepted as Placostegus tridentatus (Fabricius, 1779) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula sinistrorsa Montagu, 1803 accepted as Spirorbis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Circeis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula sulcata Adams, 1797 accepted as Bushiella (Jugaria) granulata (Linnaeus, 1767) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula tubularia Montagu, 1803 accepted as Protula tubularia (Montagu, 1803) (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 786 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
ERMS (2021). Serpula Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129580 on 2021-10-16
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2021). European Register of Marine Species. Serpula Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: https://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=129580 on 2021-10-16
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-03-13 07:45:24Z
checked
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2017-11-06 20:33:13Z
changed

original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 786 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

original description  (of Paraserpula Southward, 1963) Southward, Eve C. (1963). Some new and little-known serpulid Polychaetes from the continental slope. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K.</em> 43(3): 573-587., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315400025534 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source 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): 93 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source 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 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]   

subsequent type designation Heppell, David 1963. Serpula Linnaeus, 1758 (Annelida, Polychaeta). Proposed designation of a type-species under the plenary powers and relevant proposals. Z.N.(S.) 1606. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 20(6): 443-446., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12221788 [details]   

subsequent type designation ICZN 1966. Opinion 767. Serpula Linnaeus, 1758 (Annelida, Polychaeta): designation of a type-species under the Plenary Powers. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 23(1): 29–30, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12222830
page(s): 29 [details]   
 
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