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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis mercedesae Lucas, San Martín & Parapar, 2012 
AphiaID: 712175

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 mercedesae (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyllis Lamarck, 1818
Source  original description Lucas, Yolanda; San Martin, Guillermo; Parapar, Julio. 2012. Two new species of Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from DIVA-Artabria I project (cruise 2002) to deep areas off NW Spain. Zootaxa *(3589): 77-88, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2012/3589.html
page(s): 83 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North Atlantic [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNCN 16.01/12018 [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Midbody parapodia with straight aciculae and moderately long spiniger-like chaetae having indistinct subdistal tooth and appearing almost unidentate. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Named after Mercedes Lucas Rodríguez, sister of first author. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Ártabro gulf, NW Spain, 43.9505 N, 8.91325 W, 1091–1132 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:712175
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2012-12-18 21:32:41Z  created  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Syllis mercedesae Lucas, San Martín & Parapar, 2012. 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=712175 on 2014-12-22
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