WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900

340032  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:340032)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88425#page/305/mode/1up
page(s): 613-614 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda. Further details not...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda. Further details not provided. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Shallow water to about 8 m.   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Shallow water to about 8 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northwestern Atlantic Ocean: Bermuda....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northwestern Atlantic Ocean: Bermuda. Caribbean Sea: Colombia.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet cephalata refers to the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet cephalata refers to the prominent and thick head of the species, with very large palps.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon was generally considered as a...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon was generally considered as a junior synonym of Haplosyllis spongicola (Grube, 1855), but was considered as valid by Licher (1999), based on the type material.  [details]
Gil, J. (2015). Haplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900. 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=340032 on 2017-12-12

Date
action
by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-04-05 11:51:53Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/88425#page/305/mode/1up
page(s): 613-614 [details]   

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): 280 [details]   

additional source Lattig, Patricia and Martin, Daniel. 2011. Sponge-associated Haplosyllis (Polychaeta: Syllidae: Syllinae) from the Caribbean Sea, with the description of four new species. Scientia Marina, 75(4): 733-758.
page(s): 739-743, figs. 6A-L, 7A-F [details]   

source of synonymy Hartman, O. (1942). A review of the types of polychaetous annelids at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University. Bulletin of the Bingham Oceanographic Collection, Yale University. 8(1): 1-98. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Lattig, P.; Martin, D. 2009. A taxonomic revision of the genus Haplosyllis Langerhans, 1887 (Polychaeta: Syllidae: Syllinae). Zootaxa 2220: 1-40, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2009/zt02220.html
page(s): 13-15, fig. 8A-G [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype YPM 22543, locality Bermuda (Bermuda (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.2901º, long. -64.7632º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype YPM 22544, locality Bermuda (Bermuda (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.2901º, long. -64.7632º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype YPM 23002, locality Bermuda (Bermuda (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.2901º, long. -64.7632º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype YPM 23001, locality Bermuda (Bermuda (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.2901º, long. -64.7632º)) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype YPM 23003, locality Bermuda (Bermuda (geocoordinates not provided, estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. 32.2901º, long. -64.7632º)) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAssociation Living in association with sponges.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range Shallow water to about 8 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northwestern Atlantic Ocean: Bermuda. Caribbean Sea: Colombia.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet cephalata refers to the prominent and thick head of the species, with very large palps.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat In sponges. Specimens from Colombia found inside the sponge Ircinia campana (Lamarck, 1816), collected between 6-8 m depth.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction By acephalous stolons. Oocytes 500-800 µm in diameter.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Current taxon was generally considered as a junior synonym of Haplosyllis spongicola (Grube, 1855), but was considered as valid by Licher (1999), based on the type material.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Atlantic Ocean, Bermuda. Further details not provided. [details]