WoRMS name details

Syllis abyssicola Ehlers, 1874

238261  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238261)

nomen dubium
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ehlers, E. (1874). Annulata nova vel minus cognita in Expeditione 'Porcupine' capta. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Series 4, 13: 292-298., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78506#page/306/mode/1up
page(s): 295 [details]   
Note North Atlantic Ocean, Rockall Trough,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality North Atlantic Ocean, Rockall Trough, 56º14'N, 11º37'W (56.233º -11.617º), at 1380 fathoms (about 2525 m), temperature 2.86ºC, in dark coloured mud.  [details]
Type material Type material unavailable, probably lost, not located by Licher (1999: 304). [details]
Depth range About 2525 m (1380 fathoms).   
Depth range About 2525 m (1380 fathoms).  [details]

Distribution North Atlantic Ocean: Rockall Trough.   
Distribution North Atlantic Ocean: Rockall Trough.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet abyssicola means 'deep sea inhabitant', being composed by the Latin noun of Greek origin abyssus,...  
Etymology The specific epithet abyssicola means 'deep sea inhabitant', being composed by the Latin noun of Greek origin abyssus, meaning 'abyss' or 'deep sea', and the Latin suffix -cola, meaning 'inhabitant', and refers to the habitat of the species, at deep sea muddy grounds.  [details]

Status The species was considered to be a nomen dubium by Licher (1999: 304).   
Status The species was considered to be a nomen dubium by Licher (1999: 304).  [details]

Taxonomy Moved to different genus  
Taxonomy Moved to different genus [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Syllis abyssicola Ehlers, 1874. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=238261 on 2018-05-22
Date
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by
2007-03-12 17:37:15Z
created
2007-05-09 11:00:59Z
changed
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2008-09-29 14:48:13Z
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2015-04-26 20:06:02Z
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original description Ehlers, E. (1874). Annulata nova vel minus cognita in Expeditione 'Porcupine' capta. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Series 4, 13: 292-298., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78506#page/306/mode/1up
page(s): 295 [details]   

additional source Ehlers, E. (1875). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Verticalverbreitung der Borstenwürmer im Meere. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 25: 1-102, plates I-IV., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/160682#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 20, 45-46, plate II figs. 18-20 [details]   

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

status source Licher, Frank 2000 (1999), Revision der Gattung Typosyllis Langerhans, 1879 (Polychaeta: Syllidae). Morphologie, Taxonomie und Phylogenie. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 551:1-336 [details]   

basis of record  (ofEhlersia (Syllis) abyssicola (Ehlers, 1874)) Langerhans, Paul. (1879). Die Wurmfauna von Madeira [part I]. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 32(4): 513-592, plates XXXI-XXXIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45240780#page/581/mode/1up
page(s): 537-538 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Budaeva N.E., Jirkov I.A., Savilova T.A., Paterson G.L.J. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Polychaeta. Invertebrate Zoology. Vol.11. No.1: 217–230 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range About 2525 m (1380 fathoms).  [details]

Distribution North Atlantic Ocean: Rockall Trough.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet abyssicola means 'deep sea inhabitant', being composed by the Latin noun of Greek origin abyssus, meaning 'abyss' or 'deep sea', and the Latin suffix -cola, meaning 'inhabitant', and refers to the habitat of the species, at deep sea muddy grounds.  [details]

Habitat Dark coloured mud, at about 2525 m.  [details]

Status The species was considered to be a nomen dubium by Licher (1999: 304).  [details]

Type locality North Atlantic Ocean, Rockall Trough, 56º14'N, 11º37'W (56.233º -11.617º), at 1380 fathoms (about 2525 m), temperature 2.86ºC, in dark coloured mud.  [details]

Type material Type material unavailable, probably lost, not located by Licher (1999: 304). [details]

From other sources
Taxonomy Moved to different genus [details]