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Serpulidae Rafinesque, 1815

988  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:988)

accepted
Family
Genus Apomatus Philippi, 1844
Genus Bathyditrupa Kupriyanova, 1993
Genus Bathyvermilia Zibrowius, 1973
Genus Chitinopoma Levinsen, 1884
Genus Chitinopomoides Benham, 1927
Genus Crozetospira Rzhavsky, 1997
Genus Ditrupa Berkeley, 1835
Genus Filograna Berkeley, 1835
Genus Filogranula Langerhans, 1884
Genus Hyalopomatus Marenzeller, 1878
Genus Hydroides Gunnerus, 1768
Genus Laminatubus ten Hove & Zibrowius, 1986
Genus Metavermilia Bush, 1905
Genus Neomicrorbis Rovereto, 1904
Genus Neovermilia Day, 1961
Genus Nogrobs Montfort, 1808 †
Genus Placostegus Philippi, 1844
Genus Pomatostegus Schmarda, 1861
Genus Protis Ehlers, 1887
Genus Protula Risso, 1826
Genus Pseudovermilia Bush, 1907
Genus Semivermilia ten Hove, 1975
Genus Serpula Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Spirobranchus Blainville, 1818
Genus Spirodiscus Fauvel, 1909
Subfamily Spirorbinae Chamberlin, 1919
  » Tribe Circeini
    » Genus Circeis Saint-Joseph, 1894
  » Tribe Pileolariini
    » Genus Bushiella Knight-Jones, 1973
    » Genus Nidificaria Knight-Jones, 1984
    » Genus Pileolaria Claparède, 1868
    » Genus Vinearia Knight-Jones, 1984
  » Tribe Spirorbini Chamberlin, 1919
    » Genus Spirorbis Daudin, 1800
    » Genus Laeospira Caullery & Mesnil, 1897 accepted as Spirorbis (Spirorbis) Daudin, 1800 (unnecessary new name for nominal subgenus Spirorbis)
Genus Vermiliopsis Saint-Joseph, 1894
Genus Vitreotubus Zibrowius, 1979

Genus Vermilia Lamarck, 1818 (taxon inquirendum, all species in Vermilia are taxa inquirenda)

Genus Omphalopoma Mörch, 1863 (nomen dubium, confused, most taxa transferred to genus Filogranula)
Genus Protoplacostegus Bush, 1905 (nomen dubium)

Genus Paraserpula Southward, 1963 accepted as Serpula Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
Genus Pomatoceros Philippi, 1844 accepted as Spirobranchus Blainville, 1818 (subjective synonym)
Genus Zopyrus Kinberg, 1867 accepted as Serpula Linnaeus, 1758 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Rafinesque, C. S. (1815). Analyse de la nature ou Tableau de l'univers et des corps organisés. <em>[Book].</em> 1-224, (self-published) Palermo., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k98061z.r=rafinesque.langEN
page(s): 136 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Deep-Sea (2019). Serpulidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=988 on 2020-04-06
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2020). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Serpulidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=988 on 2020-04-06
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original description Rafinesque, C. S. (1815). Analyse de la nature ou Tableau de l'univers et des corps organisés. <em>[Book].</em> 1-224, (self-published) Palermo., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k98061z.r=rafinesque.langEN
page(s): 136 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lamarck, J.B. (1818). [volume 5 of] Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; precedes d'une Introduction offrant la determination des caracteres essentiels de l'Animal, sa distinction du vegetal et desautres corps naturels, enfin, l'Exposition des Principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie. <em>Paris, Deterville.</em> vol 5: 612 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12886879
page(s): 357; note: Used "Les Serpulées" as a grouping. [details]   

additional source Burmeister, Hermann. (1837). <em>Handbuch der Naturgeschichte. Zum Gebrauch bei Vorlesungen. Zweite Abtheilung: Zoologie.</em>. <em>[book].</em> xii + pp. 858 [Zoology 369-858] T.C.F. Enslin, Berlin., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46857365
page(s): 539; note: In geology/palaeontology Burmeister has been sometimes credited as author of Serpulidae. See Notes for details [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. <em>Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series.</em> 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

status source Hove, Harry A. ten.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173
page(s): 5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

identification resource Hove, Harry A. ten.; Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2009). Taxonomy of Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta): The state of affairs. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2036: 1-126., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/issue/view/2173 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

identification resource Bianchi, Carlo Nike. (1981). Policheti Serpuloidei. Guide per il riconoscimento delle specie animali delle acque lagunari e costiere italiane. <em>Guide per il riconoscimento delle specie animali delle acque lagunari e costiere italiane AQ/1/96.</em> 5: 1-187. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

identification resource Rzhavsky, Alexander V.; Kupriyanova, Elena K.; Sikorski, Andrei V.; Dahle, Salve. (2014). Calcareous tubeworms (Polychaeta, Serpulidae) of the Arctic Ocean. KMK Scientific Press, Moscow. 191 p. [ISBN 978-5-87317-988-6]., available online at http://www.sevin.ru/menues1/index_rus.html?../news/739.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

identification resource Bastida-Zavala, J. Rolando. (2009). Serpulidae Rafinesque, 1815 <i>In</i>. <em>Poliquetos (Annelida: Polychaeta) de México y América Tropical.</em> vol. 3, chapter 43 p. 521-554. de León-González, J.Á.; Et al (eds). Direccion de Publicaciones, Universidad Autonoma de Nueva Leon, Monterrey, Mexico. isbn 978-607-433-235-3., available online at http://www.fcb.uanl.mx/silpoly/
note: includes keys [details]   

identification resource Bastida-Zavala, J. Rolando; McCann, Linda D.; Keppel, Erica; Ruiz, Gregory M. (2017). The fouling serpulids (Polychaeta: Serpulidae) from United States coastal waters: an overview. <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> (344): 1-76., available online at https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.344 [details]   
 
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Authority Rafinesque (1815:136) used "S F Serpularia" for "Les Serpulaires" and included Serpula, Filigrana [sic], and Spirorbis, in the grouping, amongst others not all now serpulids. This is some way off from the first use of the formulation "Serpulidae" and the work has minimal detail, but he did use a family-level name clearly based on genus Serpula. Not long later Lamarck (1818:357) (or as Savigny in Hartman) used "Les Serpulées" as a grouping in his major monograph, and has at times been credited with the family authorship, although with evident less justification. [G. Read] [details]

Authority In some of the geological and palaeontological literature Hermann Burmeister (1937: 539 in Handbuch der Naturgeschichte) is credited with authorship of Serpulidae. Burmeister used "fam. Serpulacei" in his summary of classification, and included Sabella, Spirorbis, Serpula. The reasons for his prominence in geology as the purported author are unknown (he is not the first user of a Serpula-based name), but possibly relate to a strong German influence in early geology. [G Read] [details]

Classification For Spirorbidae see Spirorbinae. ten Hove & Kupriyanova (2009: 5) summarized Serpulidae classification history as follows: "The Serpulidae Rafinesque, 1815 had been traditionally divided into subfamilies Serpulinae Rafinesque, 1815 (although probably in most papers attributed to MacLeay, 1840) and Spirorbinae Chamberlin, 1919 until Rioja (1923) established the subfamily Filograninae. Pillai (1960) included 5 brackish-water serpulid genera in the subfamily Ficopomatinae but ten Hove & Weerdenburg (1978) revised the group and placed all its genera in the genus Ficopomatus. Uchida (1978) created 11 sub-families and numerous new genera, but his scheme, strongly criticized by ten Hove (1984) has not been accepted widely. Pillai (1970) elevated Spirorbinae to the family Spirorbidae, but later a number of authors suggested that Spirorbidae are more closely related to Serpulinae than to Filograninae (ten Hove 1984, Fitzhugh 1989, Smith 1991, Rouse & Fitzhugh 1994) and that the maintenance of the family Spirorbidae is not justified. Recent phylogenetic analyses confirmed the position of Spirorbinae as a subfamily of Serpulidae (Kupriyanova 2003, Kupriyanova et al. 2006, Lehrke et al. 2007, Kupriyanova & Rouse 2008)." [details]
 



LanguageName 
Dutch kalkkokerwormen  [details]
English serpulidsserpulid wormsserpulid tubewormscalcareous tubeworms  [details]
German RöhrenwürmerKalkröhrenwürmer  [details]
Japanese カンザシゴカイ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål kalkrørsormer  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk kalkrøyrsormar  [details]
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