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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurysyllis japonicum Imajima, 2003 
AphiaID: 327909

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurysyllis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurysyllis Ehlers, 1864
Sources  original description Imajima, Minoru 2003. Polychaetous Annelids from Sagami Bay and Sagami Sea collected by the Emperor Showa of Japan and deposited at the Showa Memorial Institute, National Science Museum, Tokyo (II), Orders included within the Phyllodocida, Amphinomida, Spintherida and Enicida. National Science Museum Monographs, 23: 1-221, available online at http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110004708004/en
page(s): 151-153, fig. 85a-j [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NSMT Pol.R:1410, locality Japan (3.5 km off SW of Jogashima Islet (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 35.101220º, long. 139.580749º); 92-97 m) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 92-97 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Japan. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species was named japonicum as it was the first species of the genus to be found in the Japanese waters.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Unknown.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature Watson (2009) emends to E. japonica, but without explanation, hence which is suffix is valid is unclear.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Japan, 3.5 km off SW of Jogashima Islet (geocoordinates not provided, but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 35.101220º, long. 139.580749º).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327909
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Date   action   by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Eurysyllis japonicum Imajima, 2003. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=327909 on 2014-07-25
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