WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis taylori Perkins, 1981

131394  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131394)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Perkins, Thomas H. 1981. Syllidae (Polychaeta), principally from Florida, with descriptions of a new genus and twenty-one new species. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(4): 1080-1172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34599967#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 1140-1143, fig. 26 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  USNM 60212, locality Florida (Hutchinson...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 60212, locality Florida (Hutchinson Island (27º22.9'N, 80º13.9'W); coarse calcareous sand; 11 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson Island (27º22.9'N, 80º13.9'W).  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 7-11 m.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 7-11 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of the USA (Florida,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of the USA (Florida, Connecticut, Maryland) and Eastern Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to Dr. John L....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to Dr. John L. Taylor, who assisted in the Hutchinson Island study, and helped the author by providing specimens and advice.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution amphi-Atlantic  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution amphi-Atlantic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Connecticut to Gulf of Mexico  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Connecticut to Gulf of Mexico [details]
Musco, L.; Bellan, G. (2008). Sphaerosyllis taylori Perkins, 1981. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131394 on 2017-12-13

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Perkins, Thomas H. 1981. Syllidae (Polychaeta), principally from Florida, with descriptions of a new genus and twenty-one new species. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 93(4): 1080-1172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34599967#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 1140-1143, fig. 26 [details]   

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 Musco, Luigi; Giangrande, Adriana. (2005). Mediterranean Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) revisited: biogeography, diversity and species fidelity to environmental features. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 304: 143-153 + 4 pp. Supplementary appendix., available online at https://doi.org/10.3354/meps304143 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Uebelacker, Joan M.; Johnson, Paul G. (eds). (1984). Taxonomic guide to the polychaetes of the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Final report to the Minerals Management Service, contract 14-12-001-29091. Volumes 1-7, Barry M. Vittor & Associates. Mobile, Alabama., available online at https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/002201750 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Fauchald, K.; Granados-Barba, A.; Solís-Weiss, V. (2009). Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in D.L. Felder and D.K. Camp (eds.). Gulf of Mexico. Origin, Waters, and Biota. Volume 1, Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://goo.gl/auMxy9 [details]   

additional source Surugiu, V.; San Martín, G. (2017). Taxonomic contribution to the genus Sphaerosyllis (Annelida: Syllidae: Exogoninae) in the Black Sea. Zootaxa. 4329 (3): 281-291., available online at http://mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.4329.3.6
page(s): 282-284, fig. 1 [details]   

redescription 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. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNontype MGAB PLY083, locality Black Sea (Mangalia, Romanian coast of the Black Sea (43.8042°N, 28.5917°E); 1.2 m, muddy fine sand with Zostera (Zosterella) noltei) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 60212, locality Florida (Hutchinson Island (27º22.9'N, 80º13.9'W); coarse calcareous sand; 11 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 7-11 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of the USA (Florida, Connecticut, Maryland) and Eastern Gulf of Mexico.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is dedicated to Dr. John L. Taylor, who assisted in the Hutchinson Island study, and helped the author by providing specimens and advice.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Coarse calcareous sand and in Zostera beds.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic coast of the USA, Florida, Hutchinson Island (27º22.9'N, 80º13.9'W).  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Perkins, 1980 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBioclimatic category temperate-warm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution amphi-Atlantic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Connecticut to Gulf of Mexico [details]