WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharyngeovalvata Day, 1951

325054 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325054)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (subjective synonym)
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Day, John H. (1951). The polychaete fauna of South Africa. Part 1. The intertidal and estuarine Polychaeta of Natal and Mosambique. Annals of the Natal Museum. 12(1): 1-67.
page(s): 26 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus, Pharyngeovalvata makes...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus, Pharyngeovalvata makes reference to the presence of a valve in the pharynx, formed by the posterior end of a dorsal ridge meeting two inwardly projecting ventro-lateral ridges.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy San Martín & Hutchings (2006) synonymized...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy San Martín & Hutchings (2006) synonymized Pharyngeovalvata Day, 1951 with Odontosyllis Claparède, 1868, after examining one paratype of Pharyngeovalvata natalensis Day, 1951 (NHM 1961.16.16-17), type species of the genus, and considering it to be identical with Odontosyllis ctenostoma Claparède, 1868.  [details]
Gil, J. (2014). Pharyngeovalvata Day, 1951. 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=325054 on 2017-11-24

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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-04-28 08:35:10Z
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2014-09-07 22:41:34Z
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original description Day, John H. (1951). The polychaete fauna of South Africa. Part 1. The intertidal and estuarine Polychaeta of Natal and Mosambique. Annals of the Natal Museum. 12(1): 1-67.
page(s): 26 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy San Martín G. and Hutchings P.A.. 2006. Eusyllinae (Polychaeta, Syllidae) from Australia with the description of a new genus and fifteen new species. Records of the Australian Museum. 58. 257-370., available online at https://doi.org/10.3853/j.0067-1975.58.2006.1466
page(s): 281-282 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Palps not fused, an occipital flap present, tentacles and dorsal cirri indistinctly moniliform, ventral cirri ovoid. Pharynx without teeth, but with a valve formed by the posterior end of a dorsal ridge meeting two inwardly projecting ventro-lateral ridges.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name of the genus, Pharyngeovalvata makes reference to the presence of a valve in the pharynx, formed by the posterior end of a dorsal ridge meeting two inwardly projecting ventro-lateral ridges.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy San Martín & Hutchings (2006) synonymized Pharyngeovalvata Day, 1951 with Odontosyllis Claparède, 1868, after examining one paratype of Pharyngeovalvata natalensis Day, 1951 (NHM 1961.16.16-17), type species of the genus, and considering it to be identical with Odontosyllis ctenostoma Claparède, 1868.  [details]