WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopalosyllis Augener, 1913

325060  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325060)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Augener, Hermann. (1913). Polychaeta I. Errantia. 65-304. IN: Michaelsen, W. and Hartmeyer, R. (Ed.). Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Ergebnisse der Hamburger südwest-australischen Forschungsreise 1905. Volume IV, Lieferung 5. Gustav Fischer. Jena. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31515#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 245 [details]   
Gil, J. (2016). Rhopalosyllis Augener, 1913. 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=325060 on 2017-12-12

Date
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2008-03-05 14:39:51Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2014-04-28 08:35:10Z
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2016-10-23 11:51:58Z
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original description Augener, Hermann. (1913). Polychaeta I. Errantia. 65-304. IN: Michaelsen, W. and Hartmeyer, R. (Ed.). Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Ergebnisse der Hamburger südwest-australischen Forschungsreise 1905. Volume IV, Lieferung 5. Gustav Fischer. Jena. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31515#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 245 [details]   

basis of record Fauchald, K. (2007). World Register of Polychaeta. , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Emmended diagnosis by San Martín et al. (2008: 148): ''Body long, robust, cylindrical, with numerous segments; most posterior segments achaetous. Body covered with numerous, small papillae, present on prostomium, parapodia and anal cirri, both dorsally and ventrally. Prostomium with 4 eyes and 3 antennae. Palps fused at bases, rounded, sometimes ventrally folded. Peristomium dorsally reduced, with 2 pairs of tentacular cirri. Nuchal organs as paired ciliated grooves between prostomium and peristomium. Dorsal and ventral cirri present on all parapodia. Antennae, tentacular and dorsal cirri obscurely articulated, short, oval to spindle-shaped, rough, covered by papillae. Ventral cirri conical. Compound chaetae heterogomph; on posterior segments some chaetae with fused shafts and blades, forming thick, bidentate hooks; dorsal and ventral simple chaetae present on most posterior parapodia. Pharynx and proventricle short; pharyngeal tooth long and slender. Reproduction by stolons.'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Original diagnosis by Augener (1913: 245): ''Syllidee mit geradem, zahnlosem Pharynx. Alle Fühler und Cirren ungegliedert, kurz, spindelförmig, mit großen Papillen besetzt. Ventralcirren und getrennte Palpen vorhanden. Borsten komplexe Syllis-Borsten und einfache starke Haken. Fortpflanzung mit Generations-wechsel.'' [details]