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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis minima magnapapillata Hartmann-Schröder, 1974 
AphiaID: 335699

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 editorExogoninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis minima (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis minima magnapapillata (Subspecies)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerosyllis minima Hartmann-Schröder, 1960
Source  original description Hartmann-Schröder, Gesa 1974. Zur Kenntnis des Eulitorals der afrikanischen Westküste zwischen Angola und Kap der Guten Hoffnung und der afrikanischen Ostküste von Südafrika und Mocambique unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Polychaeten und Ostracoden. Teil II. Die Polychaeten des Untersuchungsgebietes. Mitteilungen des Hamburgischen Zoologischen Museums und Instituts, Ergänzungsband zu Band 69: 95-228.
page(s): 136, plate 13 figs. 123-124 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Tongaat [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMH , locality Tongaat (Indian Ocean, South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Tongaat Beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -29.617º, long. 31.155º); among encrusted and shrub algae with sand and Mytilus from rock scraping, eulittoral) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Eulittoral.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean: Eastern Africa (South Africa; Mozambique).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The subspecific epithet magnapapillata is composed by the Latin adjective magna, feminine of magnus and meaning 'big' or 'large', and the Latin adjective papillata, feminine of papillatus and meaning 'having nipples or buds', and refers to the presence of big papillae on the surface of the segments posterior to the proventricle.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Eulittoral, on rocks among encrusted and shrub algae, Mytilus, and sand, and among seagrasses.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indian Ocean, South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Tongaat Beach (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -29.617º, long. 31.155º), eulittoral among encrusted and shrub algae with sand and Mytilus from rock scrapings.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:335699
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Date   action   by
2008-03-17 14:53:29Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Sphaerosyllis minima magnapapillata Hartmann-Schröder, 1974. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=335699 on 2016-08-26
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