WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis curticirris Monro, 1937

332393 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332393)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Monro, C.C.A. (1937). Polychaeta. The John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 Scientific Reports. 4(8): 243-321., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49518757
page(s): 271-272, text-fig. 7 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  NHMUK 1937.9.2.130, locality Zanzibar Channel...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1937.9.2.130, locality Zanzibar Channel (West Indian Ocean, Tanzania, near Zanzibar, Stn. 112 (05º04'57''S; 39º13'18''E); 113 m) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote West Indian Ocean, Tanzania, near Zanzibar,...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality West Indian Ocean, Tanzania, near Zanzibar, St. 112 (05º04'57''S; 39º13'18''E), at 113 m.  [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 113 m.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 113 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Indian Ocean: Tanzania (near Zanzibar,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Indian Ocean: Tanzania (near Zanzibar, Zanzibar Channel). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet curticirris is composed...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet curticirris is composed by the Latin words curti, form of the word curtus and meaning 'short' or 'shortened', and cirrus, a slender and usually flexible appendage in animals, and refers to the "exceedingly short" dorsal cirri present after the first chaetigers, having 4 and 3 articles alternately.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality West Indian Ocean, Tanzania, near Zanzibar,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality West Indian Ocean, Tanzania, near Zanzibar, St. 112 (05º04'57''S; 39º13'18''E), at 113 m.  [details]
WoRMS (2008). Syllis curticirris Monro, 1937. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332393 on 2017-11-21

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original description Monro, C.C.A. (1937). Polychaeta. The John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 Scientific Reports. 4(8): 243-321., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49518757
page(s): 271-272, text-fig. 7 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Licher, Frank 2000 (1999), Revision der Gattung Typosyllis Langerhans, 1879 (Polychaeta: Syllidae). Morphologie, Taxonomie und Phylogenie. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 551:1-336
page(s): 289 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NHMUK 1937.9.2.130, locality Zanzibar Channel (West Indian Ocean, Tanzania, near Zanzibar, Stn. 112 (05º04'57''S; 39º13'18''E); 113 m) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 113 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution West Indian Ocean: Tanzania (near Zanzibar, Zanzibar Channel). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet curticirris is composed by the Latin words curti, form of the word curtus and meaning 'short' or 'shortened', and cirrus, a slender and usually flexible appendage in animals, and refers to the "exceedingly short" dorsal cirri present after the first chaetigers, having 4 and 3 articles alternately.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Unknown, at 113 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality West Indian Ocean, Tanzania, near Zanzibar, St. 112 (05º04'57''S; 39º13'18''E), at 113 m.  [details]