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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) hyperioni Dorsey & Phillips, 1987 
AphiaID: 334890

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) hyperioni (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) Quatrefages, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis Lamarck, 1818
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis (Ehlersia) hyperiona Dorsey & Phillips, 1987 (misspelling)
Sources  original description Dorsey, John H. and Phillips, Charles A. 1987. A new species of Syllis (Ehlersia) (Polychaeta: Syllidae) from southern California, and description of the epitoke and atoke variation in S. (Ehlersia) heterochaeta Moore, 1909. Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington 7: 152-161.
page(s): 156-159, figs. 2-3, table 2 [details]

source of synonymy Licher, Frank 2000 (1999), Revision der Gattung Typosyllis Langerhans, 1879 (Polychaeta: Syllidae). Morphologie, Taxonomie und Phylogenie. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 551:1-336 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality California [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AHF Poly 1436, locality Southern California Bight (USA, California, Santa Monica Bay (33º52'27"N, 118º34'12"W); silty sand, 78 m) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 21-116 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern California Bight, along shelf depths in fine sediments.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The species is named for the Hyperion Sewage Treatment Plant, City of Los Angeles, for the support and encouragement of their managing staff, especially Mr. Frank Wada and Dr. Sam Cheng, to the ecological and taxonomic research related to monitoring studies in Santa Monica Bay.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Fine sediments (sandy silt, silty sand, sandy mud) at shelf depths.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Southern California (USA), Santa Monica Bay (33º52'27"N, 118º34'12"W).  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:334890
Taxonomic
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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 (Ehlersia) hyperioni Dorsey & Phillips, 1987. 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=334890 on 2014-12-28
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