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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 Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathosyllis diplodonta Schmarda, 1861 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllinae Grube, 1850
Sources  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] [full text]

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]

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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.; Musco, L. (2015). Gnathosyllis Schmarda, 1861. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=238539 on 2017-09-25
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