WoRMS taxon details

Hemisyllis Verrill, 1900

325819  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325819)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88425#page/305/mode/1up
page(s): 619, 635 [details]   
Etymology The generic name Hemisyllis derives from the Latin prefix hemi-, meaning half, and the generic name Syllis, making...  
Etymology The generic name Hemisyllis derives from the Latin prefix hemi-, meaning half, and the generic name Syllis, making reference to the large palps fused for about half their length.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hemisyllis Verrill, 1900. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325819 on 2018-05-23
Date
action
by
2008-03-14 12:50:56Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2014-04-28 08:35:10Z
changed

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original description Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88425#page/305/mode/1up
page(s): 619, 635 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Etymology The generic name Hemisyllis derives from the Latin prefix hemi-, meaning half, and the generic name Syllis, making reference to the large palps fused for about half their length.  [details]