WoRMS name details

Pionosyllis marquesensis Monro, 1939

330695  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:330695)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Monro, C.C.A. (1939). On some tropical Polychaeta in the British Museum, mostly collected by Dr. C. Crossland at Zanzibar, Tahiti and the Marquesas. II. Families Syllidae and Hesionidae. <em>Novitates Zoologicae, London.</em> 41: 383-393., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34053626#page/429/mode/1up
page(s): 387-389, text-fig. 299 [details]   
Note Pacific Ocean, Marquesas Islands (Nuku Hiva...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Pacific Ocean, Marquesas Islands (Nuku Hiva Island, Tai o Hae (= Taioha'e), geocoordinates not provided but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -8.924º, long. -140.101º), and Tahiti (Fautaua Reef, geocoordinates not provided, toponym not found, estimated to be approximately at lat. -17.520º, long. -149.559º).  [details]
Type material Syntypes NHM 1932.7.8.17-27 and NHM 1941.4.4.1 deposited at the Natural History Museum, London.  [details]
Depth range Shore depths.   
Depth range Shore depths.  [details]

Distribution South Pacific Ocean: Marquesas Islands and Tahiti.   
Distribution South Pacific Ocean: Marquesas Islands and Tahiti.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet marquesensis refers to one of the localities where the syntypes were collected, the Marquesas Islands.   
Etymology The specific epithet marquesensis refers to one of the localities where the syntypes were collected, the Marquesas Islands.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Pionosyllis marquesensis Monro, 1939. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=330695 on 2020-10-26
Date
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-04-14 10:21:48Z
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original description Monro, C.C.A. (1939). On some tropical Polychaeta in the British Museum, mostly collected by Dr. C. Crossland at Zanzibar, Tahiti and the Marquesas. II. Families Syllidae and Hesionidae. <em>Novitates Zoologicae, London.</em> 41: 383-393., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34053626#page/429/mode/1up
page(s): 387-389, text-fig. 299 [details]   

new combination reference San Martín, Guillermo; Aguado, María Teresa; Álvarez-Campos, Patricia. 2014. Revision of the genus Megasyllis (Annelida, Syllidae) with descriptions of four new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 94(02): 331-351
page(s): 343, figs. 8-9 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype NHMUK 1932.7.8.17-27, geounit Marquesas [details]
Syntype NHMUK 1941.4.4.1, geounit Tahiti [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Shore depths.  [details]

Distribution South Pacific Ocean: Marquesas Islands and Tahiti.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet marquesensis refers to one of the localities where the syntypes were collected, the Marquesas Islands.  [details]

Habitat Among seaweeds and under stones on shore, at shallow water.  [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, Marquesas Islands (Nuku Hiva Island, Tai o Hae (= Taioha'e), geocoordinates not provided but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -8.924º, long. -140.101º), and Tahiti (Fautaua Reef, geocoordinates not provided, toponym not found, estimated to be approximately at lat. -17.520º, long. -149.559º).  [details]

Type material Syntypes NHM 1932.7.8.17-27 and NHM 1941.4.4.1 deposited at the Natural History Museum, London.  [details]