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Serpula Linnaeus 1758 (worm)

Polychaeta - Sabellida - Serpulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 7222

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Serpulidae according to R. Sanfilippo et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Alpinotubus, Barbafera, Carpathiella, Ditrupa, Dorsoserpula, Filograna, Filogranites, Janua, Josephella, Mercierella, Parsimonia, Pentaserpula, Propomatoceros, Protula, Pseudovermilia, Pyrgopolon, Ruxingella, Semivermilia, Spirobranchus, Spirorbis, Vitreotubus, Weixiserpula

Subtaxa: Serpula adnata, Serpula calannai, Serpula canalifera, Serpula carinula, Serpula conformis, Serpula distefanoi, Serpula geranae, Serpula lineata, Serpula monilifera, Serpula octoforis, Serpula pervermiformis, Serpula planorbites, Serpula prisca, Serpula pusilla, Serpula pygmaea, Serpula schubarthi, Serpula vertebralis

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder