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Bosc, L. A. G. (1802). Histoire naturelle des vers contenant leur description et leurs moeurs, avec figures dessinées d'après nature. Tome Premiere. De l'imprimerie de Guilleminet; a Paris, chez Deterville. 1-324.
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Bosc, L. A. G.
1802
Histoire naturelle des vers contenant leur description et leurs moeurs, avec figures dessinées d'après nature
Tome Premiere. De l'imprimerie de Guilleminet; a Paris, chez Deterville
1-324
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World Polychaeta Database (WPolyDb)
BHL DOI links to a microfilmed copy, and the plates are only black & white. . There is also a second BHL set (Vol.1 link), but it looks like the plates have been removed from this copy
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Amphitrite cornuta O F Müller, 1776 (additional source)
Amphitrite pennacea Müller, 1776 (additional source)
Amphitrite ventricosa Bosc, 1802 (original description)
Aphrodita armadillo Bosc, 1802 accepted as Lepidonotus squamatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original description)
Nereis cuprea Bosc, 1802 accepted as Diopatra cuprea (Bosc, 1802) (original description)
Nereis fasciata Bosc, 1802 accepted as Proceraea fasciata (Bosc, 1802) (original description)
Nereis frontalis Bosc, 1802 (original description)
Polydora Bosc, 1802 (original description)
Polydora cornuta Bosc, 1802 (original description)
Serpula hexagona Bosc, 1802 accepted as Hydroides hexagona (Bosc, 1802) (original description)
Serpula operculata Bosc, 1802 (original description)
Serpula quinquecostata (Daudin, 1800) accepted as Spirobranchus lima (Grube, 1862) (new combination reference)
Spirorbis communis Bosc, 1802 (original description)
Talitrus grillus Bosc, 1802 accepted as Speziorchestia grillus (Bosc, 1802) (original description)
Thalassema echiura (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (new combination reference)
 Authority

As can be seen from the description by Leidy (see image) here he was correctly recombining Aphrodita armadillo Bosc ... [details]

 Authority

Hartman catalogue (1959:597) gives the combination Serpula quinquecostata as an original name authored by Bosc ... [details]

 Classification

Daudin (1800) originally named the taxon in Vermetus (Mollusca), although he seemed aware it was a serpulid. Bosc ... [details]

 Diagnosis

Original diagnosis by Bosc (1802: 150): "Corps alongé, articulé, à anneaux nombreux, garnis de chaque côté ... [details]

 Etymology

Bosc described the tube of Serpula hexagona as "montrant la moitié d'un prisme hexagone …", and the name is a ... [details]

 Status

Zibrowius (1971:699) states that Serpula hexagona is indeterminable and does not match Hydroides dianthus, but that ... [details]

 Type locality

Charleston Harbour, Charleston, South Carolina, USA, gazetteer 32.8186° -79.9279°  [details]