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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis taylori Perkins, 1981 
AphiaID: 131394

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 editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExogoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis Claparède, 1863
Sources  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]

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]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Aegean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Aegean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTurkish Aegean Sea [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Ionian Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIonian sea [details]
Italy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Italy [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Mediterranean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Mediterranean [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyprus [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Coast of Spain  [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 60212, locality Florida (Hutchinson Island (27º22.9'N, 80º13.9'W); coarse calcareous sand; 11 m) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131394
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z  checked  Musco, Luigi
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Sphaerosyllis taylori Perkins, 1981. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131394 on 2014-09-21
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