WoRMS name details

Autolytus syllisetosus Langerhans, 1884

131276  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131276)

nomen dubium
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Langerhans, Paul 1884. Die Wurmfauna von Madeira. IV. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie, 40(2): 247-285., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162270#page/255/mode/1up
page(s): 249-250, plate XV fig. 4a-c [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Northeastern Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Island...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Northeastern Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Island (Portugal) (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.64º, long. -16.9º). [details]
Type material According to Nygren (2004: 193) type material does not exist.  [details]
Depth range Unknown in the original description, found inside a fish basket.   
Depth range Unknown in the original description, found inside a fish basket.  [details]

Distribution Northeast Atlantic Ocean: Madeira Island.   
Distribution Northeast Atlantic Ocean: Madeira Island.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet syllisetosus is composed by the name of the type genus of the family, Syllis, and the Latin adjective...  
Etymology The specific epithet syllisetosus is composed by the name of the type genus of the family, Syllis, and the Latin adjective setosus, meaning 'bristly', and refers probably to the fact that the chaetae of the first three chaetigers are more similar to the ones present in the genus Syllis than in the subfamily Autolytinae.  [details]

Status Type material does not exist. According to Nygren (2004: 193) the species should be considered as a nomen dubium.   
Status Type material does not exist. According to Nygren (2004: 193) the species should be considered as a nomen dubium.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Autolytus syllisetosus Langerhans, 1884. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131276 on 2018-10-23
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
checked
2007-05-08 07:33:02Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-05-02 21:42:09Z
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original description Langerhans, Paul 1884. Die Wurmfauna von Madeira. IV. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie, 40(2): 247-285., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162270#page/255/mode/1up
page(s): 249-250, plate XV fig. 4a-c [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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

status source Nygren, Arne. (2004). Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 680: 1-314., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2004f/z00680f.pdf
page(s): 193 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Unknown in the original description, found inside a fish basket.  [details]

Distribution Northeast Atlantic Ocean: Madeira Island.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet syllisetosus is composed by the name of the type genus of the family, Syllis, and the Latin adjective setosus, meaning 'bristly', and refers probably to the fact that the chaetae of the first three chaetigers are more similar to the ones present in the genus Syllis than in the subfamily Autolytinae.  [details]

Habitat Unknown in the original description, found inside a fish basket.  [details]

Status Type material does not exist. According to Nygren (2004: 193) the species should be considered as a nomen dubium.  [details]

Type locality Northeastern Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Island (Portugal) (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.64º, long. -16.9º). [details]

Type material According to Nygren (2004: 193) type material does not exist.  [details]

From other sources
Spelling Genus name mispelled as 'Autolitus' in printed version [details]