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Polychaeta taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheilonereis Benham, 1916

156851

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156851

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Benham, W.B. (1916). Report on the Polychaeta obtained by the F.I.S. ''Endeavour'' on the coasts of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia. Fisheries: Biological Results of the Fishing Experiments carried on by the F.I.S. ''Endeavour'', 1909-14. H.C. Dannevig. Sydney. 4(2): 125-162, plates XLVI-XLVIII., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/28977#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 138 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Cheilonereis is composed by the Greek noun...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Cheilonereis is composed by the Greek noun cheilos, meaning 'lip', and the name of the genus Nereis Linnaeus, 1758, type genus of the family, and refers to the shape of the prostomium, which ''is produced laterally and ventrally to form a large, widely extending, collar-like lip'' (Benham, 1916: 138).  [details]
Gil, J.; Read, G. (2016). Cheilonereis Benham, 1916. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156851 on 2017-11-19

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2005-05-20 09:45:30Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2011-08-24 22:34:11Z
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2016-05-18 18:12:36Z
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original description Benham, W.B. (1916). Report on the Polychaeta obtained by the F.I.S. ''Endeavour'' on the coasts of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia. Fisheries: Biological Results of the Fishing Experiments carried on by the F.I.S. ''Endeavour'', 1909-14. H.C. Dannevig. Sydney. 4(2): 125-162, plates XLVI-XLVIII., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/28977#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 138 [details]   

basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Original diagnosis by Benham (1916: 138): ''The peristomium is produced laterally and ventrally to form a large, widely extending, collar-like lip (Cheilos = lip); the base of the notopodium is raised into a lamelliform expansion exceeding in height the rest of the parapodium throughout the greater part of the body.'' [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Cheilonereis is composed by the Greek noun cheilos, meaning 'lip', and the name of the genus Nereis Linnaeus, 1758, type genus of the family, and refers to the shape of the prostomium, which ''is produced laterally and ventrally to form a large, widely extending, collar-like lip'' (Benham, 1916: 138).  [details]