WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathosyllis Schmarda, 1861

238539 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238539)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus

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 (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 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus Gnathosyllis is composed...  
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]
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 2017-11-23

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2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
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2008-03-05 09:00:37Z
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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] 
From editor or global species database
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]