WoRMS name details

Gnathosyllis diplodonta Schmarda, 1861

328152  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:328152)

nomen dubium
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm
page(s): 69, text-figs. a-f on page 69, plate XXVIII fig. 220 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Atlantic Ocean: "Atlantisches Meer, unter...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Atlantic Ocean: "Atlantisches Meer, unter Steinen an der Grenze der Ebbe (Schmarda, 1861: 69). A more detailed location was not provided.  [details]
Type material Not found by Licher (1999), probably lost.  [details]
Depth range Intertidal.   
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Atlantic Ocean. Further details concerning the location not known.   
Distribution Atlantic Ocean. Further details concerning the location not known.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet diplodonta is composed by the Greek prefix diplo-, meaning 'double', and the Greek word donta, meaning...  
Etymology The specific epithet diplodonta is composed by the Greek prefix diplo-, meaning 'double', and the Greek word donta, meaning 'tooth', and refers to the described presence of a pair of bidentate jaws in the anterior region of the pharynx.  [details]

Status Hartman (1959: 225) considered that the species belonged to the genus Syllis, being however indeterminable to species....  
Status Hartman (1959: 225) considered that the species belonged to the genus Syllis, being however indeterminable to species. Licher (1999) also considered the species as being a nomen dubium.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Gnathosyllis diplodonta Schmarda, 1861. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=328152 on 2018-04-23
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2015-03-22 22:10:21Z
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original description Schmarda, L. K. (1861). Neue Wirbellose Thiere: Beobachted und Gesammelt auf einer Reise um die Erdr 1853 bis 1857. In Turbellarien, Rotatorien und Anneliden. Leipzig, Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann. Erster Band, Zweite Hälfte., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/ia/neuewirbelloseth21861schm
page(s): 69, text-figs. a-f on page 69, plate XXVIII fig. 220 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper. 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal.  [details]

Distribution Atlantic Ocean. Further details concerning the location not known.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet diplodonta is composed by the Greek prefix diplo-, meaning 'double', and the Greek word donta, meaning 'tooth', and refers to the described presence of a pair of bidentate jaws in the anterior region of the pharynx.  [details]

Habitat Under rocks, in the tidal limits.  [details]

Status Hartman (1959: 225) considered that the species belonged to the genus Syllis, being however indeterminable to species. Licher (1999) also considered the species as being a nomen dubium.  [details]

Type locality Atlantic Ocean: "Atlantisches Meer, unter Steinen an der Grenze der Ebbe (Schmarda, 1861: 69). A more detailed location was not provided.  [details]

Type material Not found by Licher (1999), probably lost.  [details]