WoRMS banner

WoRMS RSS feed RSS
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlakosyllis americana Hartman, 1961 
AphiaID: 340045

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 editorPlakosyllis (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurysyllis americana (Hartman, 1961)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlakosyllis Hartmann-Schröder, 1956
Sources  original description Hartman, O. 1961. Polychaetous annelids from California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions, 25: 1-226., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/27567#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 75-76, plate 33 fig. 1 [details]

source of synonymy Hartman, Olga 1965. Supplement and index to the catalogue of the polychaetous annelids of the World, including additions and emendations since 1959. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation, 23: 1-197. [details]

[show all]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype AHF , locality Southern California (10.5 mi, 342º T. from Point Loma Light (32º49'58"M, 117º18'20"W); red sand; 18.5 fathoms deep (about 34 m)) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 34 m.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Southern California.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The specific epithet, americana, refers to the type locality of the species, the coast of North America.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Red sands. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pacific Ocean, Southern California, 10.5 mi, 342º T. from Point Loma Light (32º49'58"M, 117º18'20"W).  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved to different genus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:340045
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-03-18 12:55:09Z  created  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Plakosyllis americana Hartman, 1961. 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=340045 on 2014-08-21
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License