WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiosyllis oculata Ehlers, 1887

231877 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:231877)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ehlers, Ernst. (1887). Reports on the results of dredging, under the direction of L. F. Pourtalès, during the years 1868-1870, and of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877-78), and in the Caribbean Sea (1878-79), in the U.S. Coast Survey steamer "Blake", Lieut-Com. C. D. Sigsbee, U.S.N. and Commander J. R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. XXXI. Report on the Annelids. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 15: vi & 335 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 148, plate 39 figs. 1-7 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Caribbean Sea, Florida Keys  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, Florida Keys [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 50 m.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 50 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea.  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, Florida Keys  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, Florida Keys [details]
WoRMS (2008). Branchiosyllis oculata Ehlers, 1887. 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=231877 on 2017-11-24

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2006-07-13 10:07:35Z
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2006-07-14 15:54:19Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Ehlers, Ernst. (1887). Reports on the results of dredging, under the direction of L. F. Pourtalès, during the years 1868-1870, and of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico (1877-78), and in the Caribbean Sea (1878-79), in the U.S. Coast Survey steamer "Blake", Lieut-Com. C. D. Sigsbee, U.S.N. and Commander J. R. Bartlett, U.S.N., commanding. XXXI. Report on the Annelids. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 15: vi & 335 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96641#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 148, plate 39 figs. 1-7 [details]   

basis of record Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

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 Hartman, O. (1942). A review of the types of polychaetous annelids at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University. Bulletin of the Bingham Oceanographic Collection, Yale University. 8(1): 1-98. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rioja, Enrique 1958. Estudios anelidologicos. XXII. Datos para el conocimiento de la fauna de anelidos poliquetos de las costas orientales de Mexico. Anales del Instituto de Biologia, Mexico, 29(1/2): 219-301.
page(s): 240, fig. 7 [details]   

redescription San Martín, G., P. Álvarez-Campos & M.T. Aguado (2013) The genus Branchiosyllis Ehlers, 1887 (Annelida, Syllidae, Syllinae) from off the American coasts, with the description of a new species from Venezuela. Pan-American Journal of Aquatic Sciences, 8(3): 166-179. , available online at http://www.panamjas.org/pdf_artigos/PANAMJAS_8(3)_166-179.pdf
page(s): 172-173, figs. 5A-D, 6A-H [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype YPM YPMNH 6745, locality Florida Keys (USA, Florida, Key West) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Intertidal to 50 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Sponges, dead corals, algae, hydrozoans, sand, in shallow water.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Caribbean Sea, Florida Keys [details]