Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.


Name Sources Status
entoprocts NCBI Taxonomy, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), uBio Trusted
Goblet Worm Catherine Sutera, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted
Goblet worms Yan Wong, NCBI Taxonomy Trusted
kamptozoan World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted
nodding heads NCBI Taxonomy Trusted


Name Sources Status
kelkwormen World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted


Name Sources Status
Pikarimadot Kari Pihlaviita Trusted


Name Sources Status
Entopròctes Cédric Valmary Trusted


Name Sources Status
entoprocto uBio Trusted


Name Sources Status
Bägardjur World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted


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