WoRMS name details

Pionosyllis epipharynx Hartman, 1953

174853  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174853)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartman, O. 1953. Non-pelagic polychaeta of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903. Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903, 4(11): 1-83.
page(s): 23-23, figs. 3a-c, 4a-d [details]   
Type locality contained in South Georgian part of the Southern Ocean  
type locality contained in South Georgian part of the Southern Ocean [details]
Note Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, outside mouth...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, outside mouth of Cumberland Bay (54º11'S, 36º18'W).  [details]
Depth range Shallow water and between 210-310 m.  
Depth range Shallow water and between 210-310 m. [details]

Distribution Southern Ocean: South Georgia.   
Distribution Southern Ocean: South Georgia.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet epipharynx is formed by the Latin prefix of Greek origin epi-, meaning 'upon' or 'attached to', and...  
Etymology The specific epithet epipharynx is formed by the Latin prefix of Greek origin epi-, meaning 'upon' or 'attached to', and pharynx, and refers to the middorsal long, rectangular flap or membrane attached to the anterior end of the pharynx and directed downward.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Pionosyllis epipharynx Hartman, 1953. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174853 on 2020-10-27
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2005-07-14 08:59:00Z
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2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-09-25 23:20:38Z
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2019-10-13 14:05:55Z
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original description Hartman, O. 1953. Non-pelagic polychaeta of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903. Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903, 4(11): 1-83.
page(s): 23-23, figs. 3a-c, 4a-d [details]   

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

additional source Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hartman, O. 1964. Polychaeta Errantia of Antarctica. Antarctic Research Series, 3: 1-131., available online at https://doi.org/10.1029/AR003
page(s): 87, plate 27 figs. 5-6 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy Jiménez, M.; San Martín, G. ; López, E. (1995). <i>Pionosyllis maxima</i> Monro, 1930, <i>P. anops</i> Hartman, 1953, and <i>P. epipharynx</i> Hartman, 1953, redescribed as <i>Eusyllis maxima</i> (Monro, 1930), a new combination (Polychaeta: Syllidae: Eusyllinae). <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 108(3): 496-501., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/part/44851
page(s): 496 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype SMNH 611, geounit South Georgia [details]
Syntype SMNH 622, geounit South Georgia [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Shallow water and between 210-310 m. [details]

Distribution Southern Ocean: South Georgia.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet epipharynx is formed by the Latin prefix of Greek origin epi-, meaning 'upon' or 'attached to', and pharynx, and refers to the middorsal long, rectangular flap or membrane attached to the anterior end of the pharynx and directed downward.  [details]

Habitat Mud with stones, and amongst algae. [details]

Remark Note on Bioluminescence: "A field note with the type collection, from st. 34, states that the postdorsum flashed light when placed in formalin-alcohol preservative" (Hartman, 1953: 23).  [details]

Type locality Antarctic Ocean, South Georgia, outside mouth of Cumberland Bay (54º11'S, 36º18'W).  [details]