WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasphaerosyllis Monro, 1937

129666  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129666)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Monro, C.C.A. (1937). Polychaeta. The John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 Scientific Reports. 4(8): 243-321., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49518757
page(s): 273-275 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The generic name Parasphaerosyllis is formed...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The generic name Parasphaerosyllis is formed by the prefix of Greek origin para-, meaning 'beside' or 'near', and the name of the genus Sphaerosyllis, reflecting the resemblance of the bulbous cirri of the new genus with those of the genus Sphaerosyllis.  [details]
Gil, J.; Musco, L.; Bellan, G. (2015). Parasphaerosyllis Monro, 1937. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129666 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-25 15:50:31Z
changed
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
checked
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-10-18 13:32:49Z
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original description Monro, C.C.A. (1937). Polychaeta. The John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 Scientific Reports. 4(8): 243-321., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49518757
page(s): 273-275 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Núñez, J., San Martín, G. and Brito, M. C. 1992. Syllinae (Polychaeta, Syllidae) de las Islas Canarias. Revista de la Academia Canaria de Ciencias 4(3-4): 109-129. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The generic name Parasphaerosyllis is formed by the prefix of Greek origin para-, meaning 'beside' or 'near', and the name of the genus Sphaerosyllis, reflecting the resemblance of the bulbous cirri of the new genus with those of the genus Sphaerosyllis.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species P. indica Monro 1937 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]