WoRMS name details

Gnathosyllis Schmarda, 1861

238539  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238539)

 unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus

Species Gnathosyllis diplodonta Schmarda, 1861 (nomen dubium)

Species Gnathosyllis zonata Haswell, 1886 accepted as Syllis prolifera Krohn, 1852 (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm
page(s): 69 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Etymology The name of the genus Gnathosyllis is composed by the Greek prefix gnatho-, meaning 'jaw', and the name of the genus...  
Etymology 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]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Gnathosyllis Schmarda, 1861. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=238539 on 2018-04-26
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2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
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2008-03-05 09:00:37Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2008-09-29 14:01:26Z
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2008-10-28 14:56:23Z
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2015-03-22 22:10:21Z
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original description Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm
page(s): 69 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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]   

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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Diagnosis "Tentacula tria, cirri tentaculares et branchiae moniliformes. Maxillae duae, dentibus duobus" (Schmarda, 1861: 69).  [details]

Etymology 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]