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Polychaeta taxon details

Serpula Linnaeus, 1758

129580  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129580)

accepted
Genus
Antalium Guettard, 1770 (junior synonym)
Crinoserpula Uchida, 1978 (junior synonym)
Dipomatus Ehlers, 1913 (subjective synonym, juvenile)
Paraserpula Southward, 1963 (subjective synonym)
Semiserpula Imajima, 1979 (junior subjective synonym, moreover preoccupied by Semiserpula Wetzel, 1957)
Serpulites Blumenbach, 1803 † (unavailable (Art. 20) subjective synonym)
Serpulus Montfort, 1810 (objective synonym)
Zopyrus Kinberg, 1867 (junior synonym)
Subgenus Serpula (Crucigera) Benedict, 1887 accepted as Crucigera Benedict, 1887 (superseded as subsequent rank reduced to subgenus)
Subgenus Serpula (Cymospira) accepted as Spirobranchus Blainville, 1818
Subgenus Serpula (Eupomatus)
Subgenus Serpula (Galeolaria)
Subgenus Serpula (Helena) Castelnau, 1842 accepted as Protula Risso, 1826
Subgenus Serpula (Hydroides)
Subgenus Serpula (Omasaria)
Subgenus Serpula (Paraserpula)
Subgenus Serpula (Pentaserpula) Parsch, 1956 † accepted as Genicularia Quenstedt, 1858 †
Subgenus Serpula (Placostegus)
Subgenus Serpula (Pomatoceros)
Subgenus Serpula (Pomatostegus) accepted as Pomatostegus Schmarda, 1861 (unjustified subgenus)
Subgenus Serpula (Sclerostyla) Mörch, 1863 accepted as Pyrgopolon de Montfort, 1808 (junior synonym)
Subgenus Serpula (Serpula) Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Serpula Linnaeus, 1758
Subgenus Serpula (Spiramella) accepted as Protula Risso, 1826
Subgenus Serpula (Vermilia)
Species Serpula (Pomatostegus) actinoceras Mörch, 1863 accepted as Pomatostegus actinoceras Mörch, 1863 (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula actinoceros (Mörch, 1863) accepted as Pomatostegus actinoceras Mörch, 1863 (superseded recombination)
Species Serpula afra Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Vermetus afer (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Serpula aggregata (Nardo, 1847 ex Chiereghini ms) (taxon inquirendum, subsequent combination of taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula (Eupomatus) albiceps Grube, 1870 accepted as Hydroides albiceps (Grube, 1870) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula amplilobata Pillai, 2009
Species Serpula ampullacea Sowerby, 1829 †
Species Serpula anguina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Tenagodus anguinus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Serpula anguinoides Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula angulata Costa, 1778 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable Hydroides, taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula annularis Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Siliquariidae incertae sedis annularis (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Serpula annulata Lamarck, 1818 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula antarctica Quatrefages, 1866 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula aquaria Burrow, 1815 accepted as Brechites penis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Verpa penis (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula arenaria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Thylacodes arenarius (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination. Not Polychaeta, transferred to Vermetidae Mollusca)
Species Serpula armata Milne Edwards, 1836 accepted as Placostegus tridentatus (Fabricius, 1779) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula armata (Fleming, 1825) accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) armata Fleming, 1825 accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula arundo W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Protula tubularia (Montagu, 1803) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula aspera Philippi, 1844 accepted as Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula aspera Defrance, 1827 in Jager, 1983 † accepted as Neomicrorbis hagenowii Jager, 1983 † (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Serpula) aspera Philippi, 1844 accepted as Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula batequensis Squires & Demetrion, 1992 †
Species Serpula berkeleii Johnston, 1865 accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula bicarinata G.B. Sowerby II, 1839 accepted as Dendropoma nebulosum (Dillwyn, 1817) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Vermilia) bicarinata Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Galeolaria caespitosa Lamarck, 1818 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula bicornis (Abildgaard, 1789) accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula bicornis Adams, 1798 accepted as Adelosina bicornis (Walker & Jacob, 1798) (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula bispiralis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Protula bispiralis (Savigny, 1822) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula (Spiramella) bispiralis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Protula bispiralis (Savigny, 1822) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula (Eupomatus) boltoni Baird, 1864 accepted as Galeolaria hystrix Mörch, 1863 (superseded subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
Species Serpula buccinula Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula caespitosa (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Galeolaria caespitosa Lamarck, 1818 (superseded recombination)
Species Serpula (Galeolaria) caespitosa Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Galeolaria caespitosa Lamarck, 1818 (superseded subsequent combination)
Species Serpula calyptrata (Philippi, 1844) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula cancellata Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Paradexiospira cancellata (Fabricius, 1780) represented as Paradexiospira (Spirorbides) cancellata (Fabricius, 1780) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula cannelletto Olivi, 1792 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula carinata Montagu, 1803 accepted as Spirorbis carinatus Daudin, 1800 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula cavernicola Fassari & Mollica, 1991
Species Serpula cereolus Linnaeus, 1788 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula (Galeolaria) cespitosa [auct. lapsus] accepted as Galeolaria caespitosa Lamarck, 1818 (misspelling of 'caespitosa')
Species Serpula chrysogyrus Grube, 1876 accepted as Dasynema chrysogyrus (Grube, 1876) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula cinerea Forskål, 1775 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula clavigera (Philippi, 1844) accepted as Vermiliopsis infundibulum (Philippi, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Subspecies Serpula (Vermilia) clavigera Philippi, 1844 accepted as Vermiliopsis infundibulum (Philippi, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula clientela Lommerzheim, 1979 †
Species Serpula coacervata (Blumenbach, 1803) †
Species Serpula cochlea Baster in McIntosh, 1923 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula colon Renier, 1804 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula colubrina Röding, 1798 accepted as Thylacodes colubrinus (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Species Serpula columbiana Johnson, 1901
Species Serpula complexa W. Turton, 1819 accepted as Filograna implexa Berkeley, 1835 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula compressa Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Serpula concharum Langerhans, 1880 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula concamerata Montagu, 1808 accepted as Eponides concameratus (Montagu, 1808) (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula concharum Langerhans, 1880
Species Serpula conglomerata Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Petaloconchus glomeratus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Serpula conglutinata Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula conica Hagenow, 1840 † accepted as Orthoconorca conica (Hagenow, 1840) †
Species Serpula conica (Fleming, 1825) accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula conica Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Vermetus conicus (Dillwyn, 1817)
Subspecies Serpula (Vermilia) conica Fleming, 1825 accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula constrictor Winkler, 1861 †
Species Serpula contorcuplicata [auct. misspelling] accepted as Serpula contortuplicata Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling of 'contortuplicata')
Species Serpula contorta Grube, 1850 accepted as Vermiliopsis infundibulum (Philippi, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula contortuplicata Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen dubium, indeterminable, but most later usages likely S. vermicularis)
Species Serpula (Serpula) contortuplicata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Serpula contortuplicata Linnaeus, 1758 (disused nominal subgenus)
Species Serpula contortus Brown, 1827 (nomen dubium, indeterminable and a junior homonym)
Species Serpula convolvulata Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula corallifica Pallas, 1766 accepted as Filograna implexa Berkeley, 1835 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula cordineri Fleming, 1825 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula cornea Adams, 1800 accepted as Janua (Dexiospira) spirillum lucida (Montagu, 1803) accepted as Circeis spirillum (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) corniculata Grube, 1862 accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula cornucopia Risso, 1826 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula cornucopiae Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Cornu aspersum (O. F. Müller, 1774) (transfer to other genus and phylum)
Species Serpula corrugata Montagu, 1803 accepted as Spirorbis corrugatus (Montagu, 1803) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula costalis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Vermicularia costalis (Lamarck, 1818) (original combination)
Species Serpula (Sclerostyla) crassa Sowerby, 1812-15 † accepted as Pyrgopolon crassum (Sowerby, 1812) † (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula crater Claparède, 1870 accepted as Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula crenata Costa, 1861 accepted as Semivermilia crenata (O. G. Costa, 1861)
Species Serpula crenata (Ehlers, 1908)
Species Serpula crenatostriata Münster in Goldfuss, 1833 † accepted as Neomicrorbis crenatostriatus (Münster in Goldfuss, 1833) † (transfer to other genus)
Species Serpula cribrata Costa, 1861 accepted as Semivermilia cribrata (O. G. Costa, 1861) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula cristata Lamarck, 1818 †
Species Serpula cristata Sowerby & Sowerby, 1820-25 accepted as Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) crucigera Grube, 1862 accepted as Spirobranchus cruciger (Grube, 1862) accepted as Spirobranchus corniculatus (Grube, 1862) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula crystallina Scacchi, 1836 accepted as Placostegus tridentatus (Fabricius, 1779) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula ctenactis Mörch, 1863 accepted as Pyrgopolon ctenactis (Mörch, 1863) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula (Sclerostyla) ctenactis Mörch, 1863 accepted as Pyrgopolon ctenactis (Mörch, 1863) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula decussata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Thylacodes decussatus (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
Species Serpula dentata Lamarck in Chenu, 1842 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula denticulata Gmelin, 1791 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula dentifera Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Thylacodes dentiferus (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Serpula dianthus Verrill, 1873 accepted as Hydroides dianthus (Verrill, 1873) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) diplochone Grube, 1878 accepted as Hydroides diplochone (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) dysteri Johnston, 1865 accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula dysteri Johnston, 1865 accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula echinata Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) elegans Haswell, 1883 accepted as Hydroides elegans (Haswell, 1883) [nomen protectum] (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula elongata (Philippi, 1844) accepted as Pomatoceros triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Spirobranchus triqueter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula emarginata (Philippi, 1844) accepted as Vermiliopsis infundibulum (Philippi, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula extensa Solander in Brander, 1766 † accepted as Protula extensa (Solander in Brander, 1766) † (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula fascicularis Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula filaria Lamarck, 1818 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula filiformis Templeton, 1836 accepted as Filograna implexa Berkeley, 1835 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula filograna Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Filograna implexa Berkeley, 1835 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula filum Schmid, 1867 † accepted as Ammonema filum (Schmid, 1867) (foraminifer fossil erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula fimbriata Delle Chiaje, 1822 accepted as Janita fimbriata (Delle Chiaje, 1822) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula frondiculata Costa, 1861 accepted as Janita fimbriata (Delle Chiaje, 1822) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula funiculis Wolleman, 1902 † accepted as Omasaria funiculis (Wolleman, 1902) † (transfer to different genus)
Species Serpula furcifera Grube, 1878 [original] accepted as Hydroides furcifera (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula fuscata Sowerby, 1825 accepted as Thylacodes colubrinus (Röding, 1798) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula galeata Grube, 1860 accepted as Vermiliopsis infundibulum (Philippi, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Vermilia) galeata Grube, 1860 accepted as Vermiliopsis infundibulum (Philippi, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula gervaisii Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula gervaisii non Quatrefages, sensu Grube, 1868 accepted as Serpula jukesii Baird, 1864 (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula gigantea Pallas, 1766 accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (synonym)
Species Serpula (Galeolaria) gigantea (Pallas, 1776) accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (superseded recombination)
Species Serpula (Cymospira) gigantea Pallas, 1766 accepted as Spirobranchus giganteus (Pallas, 1766) (superseded original combination)
Species Serpula globosa (Montagu, 1803) accepted as Oolina globosa (Montagu, 1803)
Species Serpula glomerata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Petaloconchus glomeratus (Linnaeus, 1758) (superseded original combination, and Vermetidae (Mollusca), not Annelida)
Species Serpula goreensis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Vermetus goreensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Serpula graeca Brullé, 1836 accepted as Protula intestinum (Lamarck, 1818) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Helena) graeca Brullé, 1836 accepted as Protula intestinum (Lamarck, 1818) (subjective synonym)
Species Serpula granulata Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula granulosa von Hagenow, 1840 †
Species Serpula granulosa Marenzeller, 1884
Species Serpula gyrolithiformis Voigt & Lafrenz, 1973 †
Species Serpula hartmanae Reish, 1968
Species Serpula helicalis Beus, 1980 †
Species Serpula (Eupomatus) heterocerus Grube, 1868 [original] (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula heterostropha Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula hexagona Bosc, 1802 (unaccepted, indeterminable from description, but likely a Hydroides)
Species Serpula hombroni Valenciennes in Quatrefages, 1866
Species Serpula incerta Quatrefages, 1866
Species Serpula incurvata Adams, 1798 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula indica Parab & Gaikwad, 1989
Species Serpula indica (Daudin, 1800)
Species Serpula infundibulum Martini, 1776
Species Serpula infundibulum Delle Chiaje, 1828 (non Martini) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula insita White, 1878 † (unaccepted, Type species of Serpulopsis)
Species Serpula interrupta Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula intestinalis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula intestinum Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula intorta Lamarck, 1818 †
Species Serpula intricata Linnaeus, 1758
Species Serpula intricata non Linnaeus, 1758, sensu Grube, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula israelitica Amoureux, 1977
Species Serpula (Paraserpula) israelitica Amoureux, 1977 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula japonica Imajima, 1979
Species Serpula jukesii Baird, 1864
Species Serpula kaempferi (Kinberg, 1867)
Species Serpula (Omasaria) klaumanni Lommerzheim, 1979 †
Species Serpula labiancai [auct. misspelling] (unaccepted, error for intended Serpula lobiancoi)
Species Serpula labiata Costa, 1861 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula lactea Milne Edwards, 1836 (1840?) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula lactea Adams, 1798 (unaccepted, foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula laeve (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted)
Species Serpula lagena Turton, 1802
Species Serpula latisetosa Grube, 1840 (unaccepted, lapsus calami for Sabella)
Species Serpula lentifera Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted, lapsus for dentifera)
Species Serpula libera Sars, 1835 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Placostegus) lima Grube, 1862 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula limata Muenster in Goldfuss, 1831 † (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula lineatuba Straughan, 1967 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula lithogena Péron, 1816 (unaccepted, nomen nudum, oblitum)
Species Serpula lobata Montagu, 1803 (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula lobiancoi Rioja, 1917
Species Serpula longituba (Imajima, 1979)
Species Serpula loveni (Kinberg, 1867) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula lucida Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula lumbricalis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) lunulifera (Claparède, 1870) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) luzonica Grube, 1881 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula madrigalae Bastida-Zavala, 2012
Species Serpula magna Straughan, 1967 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula mallurensis Chiplonkar & Tapaswi, 1972 †
Species Serpula maorica (Benham, 1927)
Species Serpula marconensis (unaccepted, lapsus calami)
Species Serpula marginata (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula massilensis Zibrowius, 1968 (alternate representation)
Species Serpula massiliensis Zibrowius, 1968 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula maxima Sowerby, 1825 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula melitensis Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
Species Serpula minax Grube, 1878 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula minima Lamarck, 1818
Species Serpula minuta Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula minuta (Straughan, 1967) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) monoceros Gravier, 1906 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula montagui Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula muelleri Berkeley, 1834 (indeterminable from description, but likely a Hydroides)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) multicornis Grube, 1862 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula multicristata (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) multispinosa (Marenzeller, 1885) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination)
Species Serpula muricata Fleming, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula muricata Born, 1780 (unaccepted, new name erroneously given to Serpula anguina)
Species Serpula nanhaiensis (Sun & Yang, 2001)
Species Serpula nannoides Chamberlin, 1919 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula narconensis Baird, 1864
Species Serpula nautiloides Schröter, 1786 (extant foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula nebulosa Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula nodosa Risso, 1826
Species Serpula norvegica (Gunnerus, 1768) (unaccepted, superfluous name applied to tube only)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) norvegica (Gunnerus, 1768) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination)
Species Serpula norwegica [auct. misspelling for 'norvegica'] (unaccepted, lapsus)
Species Serpula nudiradiata Pillai, 2009
Species Serpula oblonga (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula obtusa J. de C. Sowerby, 1829 † (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula ocrea Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula octocostata Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula octoforis Dall, 1909 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula operculata Bosc, 1802
Species Serpula operculata Renier, 1804 (unavailable name, indeterminable)
Species Serpula ornata Sowerby & Sowerby, 1820-25
Species Serpula oshimae Imajima & ten Hove, 1984
Species Serpula ovalis Adams, 1800 (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula pacifica (Uchida, 1978)
Species Serpula palauense Imajima, 1982 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula pallida Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Serpula) pallida Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula panamensis Chenu, 1838 (unaccepted, incorrect date)
Species Serpula panamensis Chenu, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula papillosa Rees, 1808 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula parallela McCoy, 1844 † (unaccepted)
Species Serpula parensis Chenu, 1838 (alternate representation)
Species Serpula patagonica Grube, 1878 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula pectinata (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination)
Species Serpula (Eupomatus) pectinata (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination)
Species Serpula pellucida Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula penicillus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula penis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, superseded original combination, and Penicillidae (Mollusca), not Annelida)
Species Serpula perforata Adams, 1798 (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula perlucida (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula perversa Brown, 1827 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula philippensis McIntosh, 1885
Species Serpula philippii Mörch, 1863 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula phillipsii Roemer, 1841 † (unaccepted)
Species Serpula placentula Bean, 1844 in Thorpe (unaccepted)
Species Serpula planorbis Linnaeus, 1758
Species Serpula planorbis (Southward, 1963) (junior secondary homonym to Serpula planorbis Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Serpula plicaria Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula plicatilis Muenster, 1831 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula plicatus (Montfort, 1810) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula polita Sars, 1851 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula polythalamia Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, superseded original combination (not an annelid))
Species Serpula polytrema (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula porosa (Daudin, 1800) (unaccepted)
Species Serpula porosa Röding, 1798
Species Serpula porrecta Müller, 1776 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula princeps Grube, 1877
Species Serpula proboscidea (Bruguière, 1789) (unaccepted)
Species Serpula proboscidialis Gravenhorst in Mörch, 1863 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula prolifera Goldfuss, 1831 † (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula protensa Gmelin, 1791
Species Serpula protula (Cuvier, 1830) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Omasaria) pulchella Lommerzheim, 1979 †
Species Serpula pusilla Geinitz, 1848 † (unaccepted, foraminifer fossil erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula pygmaea Hagenow, 1840 † (unaccepted)
Species Serpula pyramidalis Gmelin, 1791
Species Serpula quadrangula Philippi, 1844 (alternate representation)
Species Serpula quadrangularis Lamarck, 1818 † (unaccepted)
Species Serpula quadrata Lommerzheim, 1979 †
Species Serpula quadricornis Grube, 1878 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula quinquecostata (Daudin, 1800) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination)
Species Serpula quinquelineata (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted)
Species Serpula rauca Ziegler, 1984 †
Species Serpula recta Fleming in Brown, 1827 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula reflexa Adams, 1800 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula regularis Chenu, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula reticulata Rees, 1808 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula retorta Adams, 1798 (foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula reversa Montagu, 1803 (original indeterminable (perhaps) Hydroides)
Species Serpula (Eupomatus) reversa Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination, genus unchanged)
Species Serpula ringens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Serpula riolensis Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850
Species Serpula roessleri Schmid, 1867 † (unaccepted, foraminifer fossil erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula rubens Straughan, 1967
Species Serpula rugosa Chiplonkar & Tapaswi, 1972 †
Species Serpula rugosa W. Turton, 1819 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula rugosa (Straughan, 1967) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula rupestris Risso, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula (Pomatostegus) sanguinea Grube, 1870 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Serpula saxistructoris Howell & Mason, 1937 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula seminulum Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula serpentina Requien, 1848
Species Serpula serpentula Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850
Subspecies Serpula (Vermilia) serrula Stimpson, 1854 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula serrulata Fleming, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula simplex Grube, 1850 (unaccepted, transfer to other genus)
Species Serpula sinica Wu, Sun & Chen, 1979
Species Serpula (Paraserpula) sinica Wu, Sun & Chen, 1979 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula sinistrorsa Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula sipho Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula sitapurensis Chiplonkar & Ghare, 1976 †
Species Serpula solitaria Bean, 1844 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula solitaris Lamarck in Chenu, 1838
Species Serpula sombreriana McIntosh, 1885 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula spiralis Brown, 1827 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula spirillum Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula spirorbis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula spirorbis [epithet-use error] (unaccepted, lapsus calami for intended S. planorbis in Zibrowius, 1970, & of no taxonomic significance)
Species Serpula spirulaea Lamarck, 1818 † (unaccepted, superseded original combination (spelling variant))
Species Serpula spiruloea Lamarck, 1818 † (unaccepted, correct original spelling but disused in favour of 'spirulaea' and recombined in Rotularia)
Species Serpula splendens Bush, 1905 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula squamosa (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula stellaris Fabricius, 1780
Species Serpula stellata (Abildgaard, 1789) (unaccepted)
Species Serpula (Cymospira) stellata (Abildgaard, 1789) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula striata Risso, 1826
Species Serpula striata (Montagu, 1803)
Species Serpula (Vermilia) subcrenata Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted, alternate representation)
Species Serpula subquadrangula Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula subrotunda (Montagu, 1803) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
Species Serpula subtilis Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850
Species Serpula subtorquata Münster in Goldfuss, 1831 †
Species Serpula sulcata Adams, 1798 (unaccepted, foraminifer erroneously described in a polychaete genus)
Species Serpula sulcata Adams, 1797 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula sulcosa Costa, 1861 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula sulfurata Milne Edwards, 1836 (alternate representation, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula sulphurata Milne Edwards, 1836 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula teredo DaCosta, 1778 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula tetragona Renier, 1804
Species Serpula tetratropia Imajima & ten Hove, 1984
Species Serpula tortuosa Lightfoot, 1786 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Serpula torulosa Delle Chiaje, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula tricornigera Grube, 1878 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) tricornis Grube, 1881 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Placostegus) tricuspidata Sowerby, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula tricuspidata Sowerby, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula tricuspis (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula (Pomatoceros) tricuspis Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula tridentata Fabricius, 1779 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula trilatera Grube, 1850
Species Serpula triquetra non Linnaeus, sensu Fabricius, 1780
Species Serpula triquetra Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula triquetroides Delle Chiaje, 1822
Species Serpula (Sclerostyla) trochoides (Nyst) in Mörch, 1863 †
Species Serpula tubularia Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula turboides Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850 (unaccepted, previously described)
Species Serpula turboides Chiereghini in Nardo, 1847 (unaccepted, tentative subjective synonym)
Species Serpula uncinata (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination of taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula (Eupomatus) uncinata (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination of taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) uncinata (Philippi, 1844) (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination of taxon inquirendum)
Species Serpula (Hydroides) uncinata non Philippi, sensu Gravier, 1906 (unaccepted, misidentification as 'uncinata')
Species Serpula urnae (Montagu, 1803)
Species Serpula uschakovi Kupriyanova, 1999
Species Serpula vasifera Haswell, 1885
Species Serpula venusta Philippi, 1844 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula vermetus G. B. Sowerby I, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Serpula vermicalluris [non Linnaeus, vermicularis auct. misspelling] (unaccepted, misspelling of misidentification of S. vermicularis)
Species Serpula vermicella Lamarck, 1818
Species Serpula vermicularis non Linnaeus, 1767 sensu Müller, 1789 (unaccepted, misidentification)
Species Serpula vermicularis non Linnaeus, sensu Cuvier, 1830 (unaccepted, misinterpretation of Linnaeus' description)
Species Serpula vermicularis Linnaeus, 1767
Species Serpula vermucularis [non Linnaeus, vermicularis auct. misspelling] (unaccepted, misspelling of misidentification of S. vermicularis)
Species Serpula verruca [unpublished] (unaccepted, ms name)
Species Serpula (Omasaria) verrucosa Lommerzheim, 1979 †
Species Serpula verticillata Spalowsky, 1795 (unaccepted, nomen oblitum, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula viperina Chiereghini in Siebold, 1850
Species Serpula vitrea Fabricius, 1780 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Serpula vittata Augener, 1914
Species Serpula volvox Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Species Serpula vossae Bastida-Zavala, 2012
Species Serpula watsoni Willey, 1905
Species Serpula (Crucigera) websteri Benedict, 1887 (unaccepted, subgenus not recognised any longer)
Species Serpula willeyi Pillai, 1971
Species Serpula zealandica [misspelling of zelandica] (unaccepted, misspelling by subsequent authors)
Species Serpula zelandica Baird, 1864
Species Serpula zetlandica [misspelling of zelandica] (unaccepted, misspelling by subsequent authors)
Species Serpula zygophora Johnson, 1901 (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
Species Serpula (Crucigera) zygophora Johnson, 1901 (unaccepted)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 786 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note Type species S. vermicularis Linnaeus 1767 as...  
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Type species Type species S. vermicularis Linnaeus 1767 as a consequence of the application of Heppell (1963), and ICZN RULING announced in opinion 767 of the ICZN. [details]
Etymology Latin, feminine diminutive, meaning 'little snake', from serpere to creep  
Etymology Latin, feminine diminutive, meaning 'little snake', from serpere to creep [details]
Polychaeta (2018). Serpula Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129580 on 2019-11-22
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 786 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Zopyrus Kinberg, 1867) Kinberg, J.G.H. (1866 [or 1867]). Annulata nova. [Continuatio.]. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 23(9): 337-357., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32287795 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Antalium Guettard, 1770) Guettard J.E. (1770). Mémoires sur différentes parties des Sciences et Arts [qui referme] ... Deuxième Mémoire, qui renferme la concordance des auteurs qui ont parlé des tuyaux marins fossiles, auxquels on a comparé ceux qui se pêchent actuellement dans la mer. Classe des Tuyaux Marins. Troisième Mémoire. Sur les erreurs où l'on a été au sujet des tuyaux marins. <em>Paris, Prault.</em> 3(544): 71., available online at http://www-gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/cgi-bin/digbib.cgi?PPN483932760
page(s): 74 [details]   

original description  (of Semiserpula Imajima, 1979) Imajima, Minoru 1979. Serpulidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) collected around Cape Shionomisaki, Kii Peninsula. Memoirs of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, 12: 159-183. [details]   

original description  (of Dipomatus Ehlers, 1913) Ehlers, E. 1913. Die Polychaeten-Sammlungen der deutschen Südpolar- Expedition, 1901-1903. <i>Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903 im Auftrage des Reichsamtes des innern herausgegeben von Erich von Drygalski Leiter Expedition</i>, 13(4): 397-598, plates XXVI-XLVI., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2139283
page(s): 583 [details]   

original description  (of Paraserpula Southward, 1963) Southward, Eve C. (1963). Some new and little-known serpulid Polychaetes from the continental slope. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K.</em> 43(3): 573-587., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315400025534 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Serpula (Serpula) Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Serpulus Montfort, 1810) Montfort P. [Denys de]. (1808-1810). Conchyliologie systématique et classification méthodique des coquilles. <em>Paris: Schoell.</em> Vol. 1: pp. lxxxvii + 409 [1808]. Vol. 2: pp. 676 + 16 [1810 (before 28 May)]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10571
page(s): 1810: 26-28 [details]   

original description  (of Serpulites Blumenbach, 1803 †) Blumenbach, Johann Friedrich. 1803. Specimen Archaeologiae Telluris terrarumque inprimis Hannoveranarum [Archaeology of the Earth]. Apud Henricum Dieterich, Goettingae. p.1-27, 3 plates.
page(s): 22 [details]   

additional source Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Day, J. H. (1967). [Sedentaria] A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 2. Sedentaria. British Museum (Natural History), London. pp. 459–842., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [details]   

additional 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): 93 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

subsequent type designation ICZN 1966. Opinion 767. Serpula Linnaeus, 1758 (Annelida, Polychaeta): designation of a type-species under the Plenary Powers. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 23(1): 29–30, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12222830
page(s): 29 [details]   

subsequent type designation Heppell, David 1963. Serpula Linnaeus, 1758 (Annelida, Polychaeta). Proposed designation of a type-species under the plenary powers and relevant proposals. Z.N.(S.) 1606. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 20(6): 443-446., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12221788 [details]   
 

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Etymology Latin, feminine diminutive, meaning 'little snake', from serpere to creep [details]

Type species Type species S. vermicularis Linnaeus 1767 as a consequence of the application of Heppell (1963), and ICZN RULING announced in opinion 767 of the ICZN. [details]