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Bock, Gordon, Fiege, Dieter & Barnich, Ruth 2010. Revision of Hermadion Kinberg, 1856, with a redescription of Hermadion magalhaensi Kinberg, 1856, Adyte hyalina (G.O. Sars, 1873) n. comb. and Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1881) n. comb. (Polychaeta:Polynoidae). Zootaxa, 2554, 45–61.
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Examination of all species previously referred to the genus Hermadion revealed that the type species, H. magalhaensi Kinberg, 1856, is the only valid species in the genus. H. magalhaensi is redescribed and its synonymy with Hermadion longicirratus Kinberg, 1856, Hermadion kerguelensis McIntosh, 1885, and Lagisca laevis Hartmann-Schröder, 1962, is discussed. The generic attribution of 12 species that had already been moved from Hermadion to other genera by earlier authors is confirmed. Following our re-examination four species are moved to other genera: Harmothoe ornatus(Hartman, 1967) n. comb., Harmothoe africanus (Hartman, 1974) n. comb., Adyte hyalina (G.O. Sars, 1873) n. comb., and Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1881) n. comb., are redescribed. Due to lack of type material and insufficient descriptions Hermadion sabatieri Darboux, 1900, and H. fauveli Gravier, 1918 are considered indeterminable polynoids. Hermadion fugax Giard, 1890 is a nomen nudum, because a formal description has never been published. The generic diagnosis of Hermadion is emended and the validity of Hermadionella Uschakov, 1982 is confirmed. An identification key and synoptic tables of characters are provided for all genera considered here.
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Adyte Saint-Joseph, 1899 (redescription)
Adyte assimilis (McIntosh, 1874) accepted as Adyte hyalina (G.O. Sars, 1873) (source of synonymy)
Hermadion Kinberg, 1856 (emendation (re-diagnosis of genus))
Hermadion acanellae [auct.] accepted as Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1882) (new combination reference)
Hermadion africanus Hartman, 1976 accepted as Harmothoe africanus (Hartman, 1976) (new combination reference)
Hermadion anderssoni (Bergström, 1916) accepted as Eunoe anderssoni (Bergström, 1916) (status source)
Hermadion fauveli Gravier, 1918 (status source)
Hermadion hyalinus G.O. Sars, 1873 accepted as Adyte hyalina (G.O. Sars, 1873) (new combination reference)
Hermadion magalhaensi Kinberg, 1856 (redescription)
Hermadion ornatus Hartman, 1967 accepted as Harmothoe ornatus (Hartman, 1967) (new combination reference)
Lagisca laevis Hartmann-Schröder, 1962 accepted as Hermadion magalhaensi Kinberg, 1856 (new combination reference)
Nemidia antillicola Augener, 1906 accepted as Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1882) (source of synonymy)
Nemidia antillicola chondrocladiae (Fauvel, 1943) accepted as Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1882) (source of synonymy)
Neopolynoe Loshamn, 1981 (emendation (re-diagnosis of genus))
Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1882) (new combination reference)
Neopolynoe africana Kirkegaard, 2001 accepted as Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1882) (source of synonymy)
Polynoe (Eunoa) acanellae Verrill, 1882 accepted as Neopolynoe acanellae (Verrill, 1882) (new combination reference)