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Polychaeta taxon details

Syllis nigropunctata Haswell, 1886

238685  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:238685)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Haswell, William A. (1886). Observation on some Australian Polychaeta. Part I. I. Syllidae. II. Staurocephalus. III. Eulalia. IV. Psamathe. IV. Siphonostoma. V. Halla. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales. 10(4): 733-756, plates L-LV., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6598060
page(s): 744-746, plate LII figs. 1-3 [details]   
Note Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Neutral Bay (geocoordinates not provided but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.847º, long. 151.224º).  [details]
Type material Not known to exist, probably lost or never retained.  [details]
Depth range Between tide marks.   
Depth range Between tide marks.  [details]

Distribution Port Jackson (New South Wales), Australia.  
Distribution Port Jackson (New South Wales), Australia. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet nigropunctata makes reference to the colour pattern of the species, with two or three dorsal black...  
Etymology The specific epithet nigropunctata makes reference to the colour pattern of the species, with two or three dorsal black spots on the sides of the segments.  [details]

Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed.  
Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Syllis nigropunctata Haswell, 1886. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=238685 on 2018-05-24
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2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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original description Haswell, William A. (1886). Observation on some Australian Polychaeta. Part I. I. Syllidae. II. Staurocephalus. III. Eulalia. IV. Psamathe. IV. Siphonostoma. V. Halla. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales. 10(4): 733-756, plates L-LV., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6598060
page(s): 744-746, plate LII figs. 1-3 [details]   

source of synonymy San Martín, G. (2003). Annelida, Polychaeta II: Syllidae. In: Ramos MA et al. (eds) Fauna Iberica, Vol 21, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales. CSIC, Madrid. p 1-554. [details]   

source of synonymy Licher, Frank 2000 (1999), Revision der Gattung Typosyllis Langerhans, 1879 (Polychaeta: Syllidae). Morphologie, Taxonomie und Phylogenie. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft 551:1-336 [details]   

source of synonymy Augener, Hermann. (1913). Polychaeta I. Errantia. 65-304. IN: Michaelsen, W. and Hartmeyer, R. (Ed.). Die Fauna Südwest-Australiens. Ergebnisse der Hamburger südwest-australischen Forschungsreise 1905. Gustav Fischer, Jena. 4(5): 65-304, plates II-III., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7160888 [details]   

redescription San Martín, Guillermo; Álvarez-Campos, Patricia; Hutchings, Pat. (2017). The genus Syllis Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (Annelida: Syllidae: Syllinae) from Australia (second part): four new species and re-description of twelve previously described species. Zootaxa. 4237(2): 201–243., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.4237.2.1
page(s): 228-229, figs. 16D-E, 17-18 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Between tide marks.  [details]

Distribution Port Jackson (New South Wales), Australia. [details]

Etymology The specific epithet nigropunctata makes reference to the colour pattern of the species, with two or three dorsal black spots on the sides of the segments.  [details]

Habitat Under stones between tide marks.  [details]

Taxonomy Current taxon junior synonym of species listed. [details]

Type locality Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson, Neutral Bay (geocoordinates not provided but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.847º, long. 151.224º).  [details]

Type material Not known to exist, probably lost or never retained.  [details]