WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachysyllis Imajima & Hartman, 1964

325031  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325031)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachysyllis japonica Imajima & Hartman, 1964 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Imajima, Minoru & Hartman, Olga. (1964). The polychaetous annelids of Japan. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 26(1-2): 1-452 [issued in 2 parts]., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/18946
page(s): 108 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus derives from the combination of the Latin word brachy, meaning short, with Syllis, and makes...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus derives from the combination of the Latin word brachy, meaning short, with Syllis, and makes reference to the short body of the type species of the genus, Brachysyllis japonica.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The genus Brachysyllis Imajima & Hartman, 1964 was synonymized with Dioplosyllis Gidholm, 1962 by Imajima (1966), but was...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The genus Brachysyllis Imajima & Hartman, 1964 was synonymized with Dioplosyllis Gidholm, 1962 by Imajima (1966), but was later considered to be valid by Aguado & San Martín (2008).  [details]
Gil, J. (2014). Brachysyllis Imajima & Hartman, 1964. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325031 on 2018-01-22

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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-04-05 21:50:39Z
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2014-07-25 08:07:20Z
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2014-11-04 14:40:52Z
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original description Imajima, Minoru & Hartman, Olga. (1964). The polychaetous annelids of Japan. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 26(1-2): 1-452 [issued in 2 parts]., available online at http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15799coll82/id/18946
page(s): 108 [details]   

source of synonymy Imajima, Minoru 1966. The Syllidae (polychaetous annelids) from Japan. III. Eusyllinae. Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory, 14(2): 85-116., available online at http://repository.kulib.kyoto-u.ac.jp/dspace/bitstream/2433/175434/1/fia0142_085.pdf
page(s): 88 [details]   

redescription Aguado, M.T.; San Martín, G. (2008). Re-description of some enigmatic genera of Syllidae (Phyllodocida: Polychaeta). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 88(01): 35-56., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S002531540800026X
page(s): 38-40 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus derives from the combination of the Latin word brachy, meaning short, with Syllis, and makes reference to the short body of the type species of the genus, Brachysyllis japonica.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification Aguado & San Martín (2008) provide a dichotomic key for the species of the genus.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The genus Brachysyllis Imajima & Hartman, 1964 was synonymized with Dioplosyllis Gidholm, 1962 by Imajima (1966), but was later considered to be valid by Aguado & San Martín (2008).  [details]