WoRMS name details

Syllis macroura Schmarda, 1861

332406  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332406)

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): 70, 3 unnumbered text-figs. on bottom of page 70 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note Coasts of New Zealand, on stones. Further...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Coasts of New Zealand, on stones. Further information not provided.  [details]
Type material Type material not found by Licher (1999: 306).  [details]
Depth range Not stated in original description.   
Depth range Not stated in original description.  [details]

Distribution Coasts of New Zealand.   
Distribution Coasts of New Zealand.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet macroura is composed by the Greek prefix makrós, meaning 'long', and the Greek noun oura, meaning...  
Etymology The specific epithet macroura is composed by the Greek prefix makrós, meaning 'long', and the Greek noun oura, meaning 'tail', and refers to the pair of long anal cirri present in the species.  [details]

Taxonomy Hartman (1959: 227), considered Syllis macroura as being possibly Opisthosyllis australis Augener, 1913. In the absence of...  
Taxonomy Hartman (1959: 227), considered Syllis macroura as being possibly Opisthosyllis australis Augener, 1913. In the absence of type material and due to the short and insufficient description, Licher (1999: 306) considered the species to be a nomen dubium.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Syllis macroura Schmarda, 1861. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332406 on 2018-05-26
Date
action
by
2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-05-10 16:35:38Z
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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): 70, 3 unnumbered text-figs. on bottom of page 70 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status 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): 306 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Not stated in original description.  [details]

Distribution Coasts of New Zealand.  [details]

Etymology The specific epithet macroura is composed by the Greek prefix makrós, meaning 'long', and the Greek noun oura, meaning 'tail', and refers to the pair of long anal cirri present in the species.  [details]

Habitat On stones.  [details]

Taxonomy Hartman (1959: 227), considered Syllis macroura as being possibly Opisthosyllis australis Augener, 1913. In the absence of type material and due to the short and insufficient description, Licher (1999: 306) considered the species to be a nomen dubium.  [details]

Type locality Coasts of New Zealand, on stones. Further information not provided.  [details]

Type material Type material not found by Licher (1999: 306).  [details]