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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis brasiliensis McIntosh, 1885 
AphiaID: 332385

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 editorSyllis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis Lamarck, 1818
Sources  original description McIntosh, W.C. 1885. Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S.Challenger during the years 1872-76, Ser. Zoology, 12: 1-554., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-34/htm/doc.html
page(s): 196-197, pl. XXX fig. 7, pl. XXXIII fig. 7, pl. XVA fig. 20 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHM 1885.12.1.146, locality Brazil (off Barra Grande, State of Alagoas (09º05'S to 09º06'S, 34º50'W); red mud, 350 fathoms (640 m)) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 640 m (350 fathoms).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southwest Atlantic, Brazil.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet brasiliensis refers to the type locality of the species, Brazil (Brasil in Portuguese).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat On red mud.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Brazil, off Barra Grande (State of Alagoas).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332385
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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). Syllis brasiliensis McIntosh, 1885. 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=332385 on 2014-10-01
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