WoRMS taxon details

Syllis robertianae McIntosh, 1885

332424  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332424)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 197-198, pl. XXXIV figs. 1-2, pl. XXIXA fig. 14 [details]   
Holotype  NHMUK 1885.12.1.147, locality Argentina (off...  
Holotype NHMUK 1885.12.1.147, locality Argentina (off the coast of Buenos Aires (37º17'S, 53º52'W); green sand, in an encrusting sponge on the tube of the holotype of Pista mirabilis McIntosh, 1885, 600 fathoms (1097 m)) [details]
Note Atlantic Ocean, northern Argentina, off the...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, northern Argentina, off the coast of Buenos Aires (37º17'S, 53º52'W).  [details]
Depth range 1097 m.  
Depth range 1097 m. [details]

Distribution Southwestern Atlantic Ocean, off northern Argentina.   
Distribution Southwestern Atlantic Ocean, off northern Argentina.  [details]

Etymology The species is dedicated to Roberta Mitchell McIntosh (1843-1869), sister of the author, who acted as illustrator for W.C....  
Etymology The species is dedicated to Roberta Mitchell McIntosh (1843-1869), sister of the author, who acted as illustrator for W.C. McIntosh's works until her death.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Syllis robertianae McIntosh, 1885. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332424 on 2018-04-24
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2008-03-17 10:44:16Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description McIntosh, William C. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Ser. Zoology. vol. 12 [part 34 of reports]: 1-554, plates 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 197-198, pl. XXXIV figs. 1-2, pl. XXIXA fig. 14 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Natural History Museum, London (NHM): Collections Management Database System.  [details]   
Holotype NHMUK 1885.12.1.147, locality Argentina (off the coast of Buenos Aires (37º17'S, 53º52'W); green sand, in an encrusting sponge on the tube of the holotype of Pista mirabilis McIntosh, 1885, 600 fathoms (1097 m)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 1097 m. [details]

Distribution Southwestern Atlantic Ocean, off northern Argentina.  [details]

Etymology The species is dedicated to Roberta Mitchell McIntosh (1843-1869), sister of the author, who acted as illustrator for W.C. McIntosh's works until her death.  [details]

Habitat Green sand, in an encrusting sponge on the tube of the holotype of Pista mirabilis McIntosh, 1885.  [details]

Type locality Atlantic Ocean, northern Argentina, off the coast of Buenos Aires (37º17'S, 53º52'W).  [details]