WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha Malmgren, 1866 
AphiaID: 129177

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellides sexcirrata Sars, 1856
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetinae Malmgren, 1866
Sources  original description Malmgren, A. J. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm. 22(5): 355-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100715#page/369/mode/1up
page(s): 370 [details]

[show all]
All child
taxa (11)

[hide all]
[sort alpha..]
 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha annenkovae Reuscher, Fiege & Imajima, 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha californiensis Hartman, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha gurjanovae Uschakov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha hesslei Caullery, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha heterobranchia Caullery, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha oculata Grube, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha sexcirrata (M. Sars, 1856)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha speculatrix Ehlers, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha storchi Reuscher & Wehe in Wehe, 2009

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha bioculata Moore, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphisamytha bioculata (Moore, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamytha pallescens Théel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyphanostomum pallescens (Théel, 1879)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology unstated by Malmgren, but it seems at the time he was using ancient Greek names of women for genera. Ampharete, Samytha, and Melinna are Greek female names. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129177
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2008-03-04 06:49:09Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-05-23 20:44:34Z  changed  Reuscher, Michael
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Reuscher, M.; Bellan, G. (2014). Samytha. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2016). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129177 on 2016-09-30
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License