Serpulidae


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Serpulidae

[sər′pyu̇·lə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of polychaete annelids belonging to the Sedentaria including many of the feather-duster worms which construct calcareous tubes in the earth, sometimes in such abundance as to clog drains and waterways.
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Here we attempt to categorize the known diversity of radiolar ocelli in the Serpulidae as reported in previous anatomical and taxonomic investigations.
Scoloplos armiger OWENIIDAE Owenia fusiformis PHYLLODOCIDAE Phyllodoce maculata POLYNOIDAE Eunoe depressa Hesperonoe complanata Lepidonotus squamatus SABELLARIIDAE Idanthyrsus armatus Megalomma splendida SABELLIDAE Eudistylia polymorpha SERPULIDAE Spirorbis bifurcatus SYLLIDAE Haplosyllis spongicola Syllis gracillis Syllis sp.
35) Besides bacteria and diatoms, other species like barnacles, serpulidae, ascidians, bryozoans, algae, and polychaetes are the frequent fouling organisms encountered on hard substrates in Mar del Plata harbor.
Serpulidae, Sabellidae, Cirratulidae) do not have a bulb-like, closed, embryonic chamber that is characteristic of Palaeozoic tubeworms and which resembles the protoconch of mollusks and the protoecium of bryozoans (ten Hove & van den Hurk 1993; Taylor & Vinn 2006; Fig.
Las categorias de gremios traficos utilizadas fueron: a)consumidores de interfase (IF) que pueden mudar su alimentacion de filtracion a resuspension, compuestos por la familia Spionidae y Oweniidae; b) depositivoros superficiales (SDF), compuestos por las familias Capitellidae, Paraonidae, Ampharetidae entre otros; c)depositivoros subsuperfrciales (SSDF), que incluyen a los Maldanidae, Orbiniidae, Cossuridae entre otros; d) omnivoros depredadores (OP), que albergan alas familias Nereidae, Nephtyidae, Hesionidae, Glyceridae, Syllidae entre otros; y e) suspensivoros (SF), compuestos por la familia Sabellidae, Serpulidae, Sabellariidae, entre otros.
Se identificaron 26 especies, siendo la familia Serpulidae Johnston la mejor representada con 9 especies, seguida por Eunicidae con 6 especies.
In the Annelida, the marine worms in the family Serpulidae are typified by the construction of calcium carbonate tubes.
In fact, the Syllidae comprised approximately 70% of the total abundance with the families Serpulidae and Sabellidae as the next most abundant (combined 18%) in terms of total numbers of individuals.
Lysianassidae 2 Ophelidae Lysianassidae 3 Orbiniidae Macrochiridothea stebbingi Phyllodocidae Makrokylindrus bacescui Polynoidae 1 Melitidae 1 Polynoidae 2 Melitidae 2 Sabellidae Melitidae 3 Serpulidae 1 Melitidae 4 Serpulidae 2 Melitidae 5 Syllidae Moruloidea darwinii Terebellidae 1 Munnopsidae Terebellidae 2 Oniscoidea Sipunculida Photidae Sipunculida unid.