WoRMS name details

Platysyllis Grube, 1878

325056  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325056)

nomen dubium (indeterminable)
Genus

Species Platysyllis semperiana Grube, 1878 (nomen dubium, indeterminable)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Grube, A.E. 1878. Annulata Semperiana. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Annelidenfauna der Philippinen. Memoires de L'Academie Imperiale.des Sciences de St.Petersbourg., Ser. 7, 25(8): 1-300., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162068#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 134 [details]   
Etymology The generic name Platysyllis derives from the combination of the prefix of Greek origin platy, meaning 'flat' or 'broad',...  
Etymology The generic name Platysyllis derives from the combination of the prefix of Greek origin platy, meaning 'flat' or 'broad', and the name of the type genus of the family Syllidae, Syllis, making reference to the depressed or flattened body of the specimens.  [details]

Taxonomy Fauchald (1977: 85) considered the genus Platysyllis, based on its type species P. semperiana, as indeterminable.   
Taxonomy Fauchald (1977: 85) considered the genus Platysyllis, based on its type species P. semperiana, as indeterminable.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Platysyllis Grube, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325056 on 2018-05-26
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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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2014-12-03 13:11:31Z
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original description Grube, A.E. 1878. Annulata Semperiana. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Annelidenfauna der Philippinen. Memoires de L'Academie Imperiale.des Sciences de St.Petersbourg., Ser. 7, 25(8): 1-300., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162068#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 134 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis "Corpus longius vermiforme, depressum, segmentis brevibus numerosis. Lobus capitalis rotundatus, oculorum paribus minimum 2. Subtentaculata separata. Tentaculum 1, breve, e medio lobo capitali oriens. Subtentaculata brevissima, inter se distantia. Segmentum buccale supra vix distinguendum, cirri tentaculares haud observati. Pinnae cirro dorsuali et ventrali munitae, cirri dorsuales breves, haud filiformes. Setae simplices singulae." [details]

Etymology The generic name Platysyllis derives from the combination of the prefix of Greek origin platy, meaning 'flat' or 'broad', and the name of the type genus of the family Syllidae, Syllis, making reference to the depressed or flattened body of the specimens.  [details]

Taxonomy Fauchald (1977: 85) considered the genus Platysyllis, based on its type species P. semperiana, as indeterminable.  [details]