Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Errantia > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Nereidiformia > Family Syllidae > Subfamily Exogoninae > Genus Exogone

Exogone (Exogone) Örsted, 1845

Rank: Subgenus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ExogoneÖrsted, 1845accepted genus name
Exagone Örsted, 1845 orthographic variant
Exogona Örsted, 1845 orthographic variant
Paedophyllax Claparède, 1868 orthographic variant
Cystonereis Kölliker, 1846 synonym
Exagone Örsted, 1845 synonym
Exogona Örsted, 1845 synonym
Exotokas Ehlers, 1864 synonym
Gossia Quatrefages, 1866 synonym
Microsyllis Claparède, 1863 synonym
Oophylax Ehlers, 1864 synonym
Paedophylax Claparède, 1868 synonym
Paedophyllax Claparède, 1868 synonym
Schmardia Quatrefages, 1866 synonym
Spermosyllis Claparède, 1864 synonym


Exogone (Exogone) acerata San Martín & Parapar, 1990
Exogone (Exogone) breviantennata Hartmann-Schröder, 1959
Exogone (Exogone) dispar (Webster, 1879)
Exogone (Exogone) fauveli Cognetti, 1961
Exogone (Exogone) insignis (Langerhans, 1879)
Exogone (Exogone) lopezi San Martín, Ceberio & Aguirrezabalaga, 1996
Exogone (Exogone) lourei Berkeley & Berkeley, 1938
Exogone (Exogone) marisae Pascual, Núñez & San Martín, 1996
Exogone (Exogone) mompasensis Martínez, Adarraga & San Martín, 2002
Exogone (Exogone) naidina Örsted, 1845
Exogone (Exogone) rostrata Naville, 1933
Exogone (Exogone) sorbei San Martín, Ceberio & Aguirrezabalaga, 1996
Exogone (Exogone) torulosa (Claparède, 1864)
Exogone (Exogone) verugera (Claparède, 1868)


basis of record

San Martín G (2003) Annelida, Polychaeta II: Syllidae. In: Ramos MA et al. (eds) Fauna Iberica, Vol 21, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales. CSIC, Madrid, p 1-554

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta



External Links



WoRMS (2014). Exogone (Exogone) Örsted, 1845. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238171




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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