WoRMS name details

Cymospira Blainville, 1828

325101  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325101)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus

Species Cymospira cordineri (Fleming, 1825) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Cymospira incompleta Quatrefages, 1866 (nomen dubium, superseded original combination)

Species Cymospira bicornis (Abildgaard, 1789) accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (superseded subsequent recombination of subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira brachycera Baird, 1864 accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira brachysoma (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Pomatostegus stellatus (Abildgaard, 1789) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira cervina Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira crescentigera Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira decumbens (Sowerby & Sowerby, 1820-25) accepted as Galeolaria caespitosa Lamarck, 1818 (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira gaymardi Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus gaymardi (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira gigantea (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766)
Species Cymospira incrassata Kroeyer in Mörch in Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus incrassatus Krøyer in Mörch, 1863 (superseded original combination)
Species Cymospira kroyeri (Mörch, 1863) accepted as Pomatostegus kroyeri Mörch, 1863 (disused recombination)
Species Cymospira litigera Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus dendropoma Mörch, 1863 (junior synonym)
Species Cymospira macgillivrayi Baird, 1864 accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira macrosoma (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Pomatostegus stellatus (Abildgaard, 1789) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira megasoma Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira morchii Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus cruciger (Grube, 1862) accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira polycera Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Spirobranchus polycerus (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded original combination)
Species Cymospira quadruplicata Krøyer in Mörch, 1863 accepted as Pomatostegus stellatus pentapoma Mörch, 1863 accepted as Pomatostegus stellatus (Abildgaard, 1789) (subjective synonym)
Species Cymospira quoyi Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862)
Species Cymospira rubus Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766)
Species Cymospira semperi Mörch, 1863 in Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Spirobranchus tetraceros (Schmarda, 1861)
Species Cymospira stellata (Abildgaard, 1789) accepted as Pomatostegus stellatus (Abildgaard, 1789) (superseded recombination)
Species Cymospira tricornis Baird, 1864 accepted as Spirobranchus cruciger (Grube, 1862) accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Blainville, H. M. D de [Henri Marie Ducrotay]. (1828). Mollusques, Vers et Zoophytes <b>[entries in VEA-VERS, volume 57]</b>. <em>In: Dictionnaire des Sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traite methodiquement des differens etres de la nature, consideres soit en eux-memes. d'apres l'etat actuel de nos connais sciences, soit relativement a l'utilite qu'en peuvent retirer la medicine, l'agriculture, le commerce et les arts. Suive d'une biographie des plus celebres naturalistes.</em> vol. 57 [Tome LVII. Vea - Vers] F.G. Levrault, Strasbourg & Paris., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25316522
page(s): 430; note: for 3 species already described [details]   
Taxonomy most Cymospira taxa have been referred to Spirobranchus, some to Pomatostegus  
Taxonomy most Cymospira taxa have been referred to Spirobranchus, some to Pomatostegus [details]

Taxonomy Blainville included three existing species in his Cymospira. These became C. gigantea [now Spirobranchus giganteus...  
Taxonomy Blainville included three existing species in his Cymospira. These became C. gigantea [now Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas)], C. bicornis, C. stellata [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Cymospira Blainville, 1828. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325101 on 2021-01-23
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original description Blainville, H. M. D de [Henri Marie Ducrotay]. (1828). Mollusques, Vers et Zoophytes <b>[entries in VEA-VERS, volume 57]</b>. <em>In: Dictionnaire des Sciences naturelles, dans lequel on traite methodiquement des differens etres de la nature, consideres soit en eux-memes. d'apres l'etat actuel de nos connais sciences, soit relativement a l'utilite qu'en peuvent retirer la medicine, l'agriculture, le commerce et les arts. Suive d'une biographie des plus celebres naturalistes.</em> vol. 57 [Tome LVII. Vea - Vers] F.G. Levrault, Strasbourg & Paris., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25316522
page(s): 430; note: for 3 species already described [details]   
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy most Cymospira taxa have been referred to Spirobranchus, some to Pomatostegus [details]

Taxonomy Blainville included three existing species in his Cymospira. These became C. gigantea [now Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas)], C. bicornis, C. stellata [details]