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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathosyllis Schmarda, 1861 
AphiaID: 238539

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 editorGnathosyllis (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis Lamarck, 1818
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathosyllis diplodonta Schmarda, 1861 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllinae Rioja, 1925
Sources  original description Schmarda, Ludwig K. 1861. Neue wirbellose Thiere beobachtet und gesammelt auf einer Reise un die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. Erster Band (zweite halfte) Turbellarian, Rotatorien un Anneliden. 1-164. Wilhelm Engelmann. Leipzig., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm
page(s): 69 [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.
page(s): 207 [details]

source of synonymy 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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathosyllis diplodonta Schmarda, 1861 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathosyllis zonata Haswell, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis prolifera Krohn, 1852
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis "Tentacula tria, cirri tentaculares et branchiae moniliformes. Maxillae duae, dentibus duobus" (Schmarda, 1861: 69).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus Gnathosyllis is composed by the Greek prefix gnatho-, meaning 'jaw', and the name of the genus Syllis, the type genus of the family Syllidae, and refers to the described presence of a pair of bidentate jaws in the anterior region of the pharynx.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238539
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Date   action   by
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z  created  Musco, Luigi
2008-03-05 09:00:37Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-09-29 14:01:26Z  changed  Musco, Luigi
2008-10-28 14:56:23Z  changed  Musco, Luigi
2015-03-22 22:10:21Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2015). Gnathosyllis Schmarda, 1861. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=238539 on 2015-08-03
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