WoRMS name details

Afrenulata

853042  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:853042)

Webb, 1969
 unaccepted (superfluous name)
Class

Order Vestimentifera accepted as Siboglinidae Caullery, 1914 (superfluous name)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Webb, Michael. (1969). Lamellibrachia barhami, gen. nov. sp. nov. (Pogonophora), from the Northeast Pacific. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 19(1):18-47., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/1969/00000019/00000001/art00002
page(s): 45 [details]   
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Afrenulata. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=853042 on 2020-11-27
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original description Webb, Michael. (1969). Lamellibrachia barhami, gen. nov. sp. nov. (Pogonophora), from the Northeast Pacific. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 19(1):18-47., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/1969/00000019/00000001/art00002
page(s): 45 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Classification Erected by Webb (1969) for all Pogonophora lacking a frenulum ('bridle' structure). At the time this was one species, but Webb also created new family Lamellibrachiidae and a new order, Vestimentifera for his new species Lamellibrachia barhami. Later Jones (1981) elected to create a yet higher rank, subphylum Obturata to include the Afrenulata [details]