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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis brachychaeta Schmarda, 1861 
AphiaID: 238566

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 editorSyllis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis brachychaeta (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis armillaris (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis Lamarck, 1818
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis brachychaeta Schmarda, 1861
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): 70, text-figs. a-b on middle of page 70 [details]

source of synonymy Day, J.H. 1967. A monograph on the Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Volume British Museum (Natural History) Publication 656. 1-878. British Museum (Natural History). London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8596  [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]

source of synonymy 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]

source of synonymy Fauvel, P. (1953). Une petite collection d'Annélides Polychètes des Iles Kerguelen. Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris. 25(3): 307-310.
page(s): 5 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Cape of Good Hope [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Not stated in original description. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Africa: Cape of Good Hope. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet brachychaeta is composed by the Greek prefix brachy-, meaning 'short', and the Latin noun of Greek origin chaeta, meaning 'hair', and refers to the short blades of the compound chaetae of the species.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat On and between stones.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Cape of Good Hope (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -34.38º, long. 18.48º).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238566
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z  created  Musco, Luigi
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2015-05-10 16:35:38Z  changed  Gil, João
  
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  Citation: Gil, J. (2015). Syllis brachychaeta 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=238566 on 2015-06-30
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