WoRMS name details

Staurocephalidae Kinberg, 1865

815777  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:815777)

 unaccepted (based on an invalid genus)
Family
marine
Kinberg, J.G.H. (1865). Annulata nova. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 21(10): 559-574., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32289129
page(s): 574 [as Staurocephalea] [details]   
Nomenclature A commonly used name in the 19th C and beyond for the dorvilleid group of Eunicida genera which have numerous maxillae, but...  
Nomenclature A commonly used name in the 19th C and beyond for the dorvilleid group of Eunicida genera which have numerous maxillae, but is based on a genus name that is a junior homonym, and was eventually disregarded. Kinberg's initial spelling was as family 'Staurocephalea'. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Staurocephalidae Kinberg, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=815777 on 2020-08-04
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original description Kinberg, J.G.H. (1865). Annulata nova. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 21(10): 559-574., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32289129
page(s): 574 [as Staurocephalea] [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature A commonly used name in the 19th C and beyond for the dorvilleid group of Eunicida genera which have numerous maxillae, but is based on a genus name that is a junior homonym, and was eventually disregarded. Kinberg's initial spelling was as family 'Staurocephalea'. [details]