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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis alosae San Martín, 1992 
AphiaID: 195996

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 editorSyllinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis Lamarck, 1818
Sources  original description San Martín, G. (1992). Syllis Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (Polychaeta: Syllidae: Syllinae) from Cuba, the Gulf of Mexico, Florida and North Carolina, with a revision of several species described by Verrill. Bulletin of Marine Science. 51(2): 167-196., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/1992/00000051/00000002/art00004
page(s): 173-174, fig. 2 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (doubtful[details]
Italy
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorItaly (introduced: origin uncertain[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) (doubtful[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth East Atlantic (doubtful[details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNCN 16.01/780, locality Cuban part of the Caribbean Sea (Isla de la Juventud, off Punta Pedernales (geocoordinates not provided, estimated using a gazetteer to be approximately lat. 21.577694º, long. -83.176221º); inside living coral; 1.5 m) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0.5-18 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean Sea; Gulf of Mexico. ?Mediterranean Sea [doubtful].  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species has been cited in some ecological lists for the Mediterranean area. Its presence is herein considered doubtful, since no taxonomic re-descriptions from the European waters are up to now available. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named in honor of Dr. Carmen Alós, a Spanish polychaetologist from the Departament de Zoología, Universitat de Barcelona.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat On living and dead corals, among algae, coralline rocks from rubble, and sponges on Rhizophora mangle roots.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, Cuba, Isla de la Juventud, off Punta Pedernales (geocoordinates not provided, estimated using a gazetteer to be approximately lat. 21.577694º, long. -83.176221º).  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBioclimatic category warm [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:195996
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-12-21 11:37:15Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
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). Syllis alosae San Martín, 1992. 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=195996 on 2014-09-17
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