WoRMS taxon details

Amblyosyllis Grube, 1857

129645  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129645)

accepted
Genus
Species Amblyosyllis cincinnata (Verrill, 1874)
Species Amblyosyllis enigmatica San Martín & Hutchings, 2006
Species Amblyosyllis finmarchica (Malmgren, 1867)
Species Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863)
Species Amblyosyllis granosa Ehlers, 1897
Species Amblyosyllis madeirensis Langerhans, 1879
Species Amblyosyllis multidenticulata San Martín & Hutchings, 2006
Species Amblyosyllis rhombeata Grube, 1857
Species Amblyosyllis speciosa Izuka, 1912
Species Amblyosyllis vesiculosa Hartmann-Schröder, 1989

Species Amblyosyllis lineolata (A. Costa, 1864) (nomen dubium)

Species Amblyosyllis algefnae Viguier, 1886 accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863) (subjective synonym)
Species Amblyosyllis dorsigera (Claparède, 1864) accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863) (recombination of subjective synonym)
Species Amblyosyllis immatura Langerhans, 1879 accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863) (subjective synonym)
Species Amblyosyllis infuscata Ehlers, 1901 accepted as Brachysyllis infuscata (Ehlers, 1901) (superseded original combination)
Species Amblyosyllis inmatura [auct. misspelling for 'immatura'] accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863) (misspelling of a subjective synonym)
Species Amblyosyllis inmaturata [auct. misspelling for 'immatura'] accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863) (misspelling of a subjective synonym)
Species Amblyosyllis lineata Grube, 1863 accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863)
Species Amblyosyllis nigrolineata Okada, 1934 accepted as Amblyosyllis speciosa Izuka, 1912 (subjective synonym)
Species Amblyosyllis picta (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Amblyosyllis lineolata (A. Costa, 1864) (superseded recombination)
Species Amblyosyllis plectorhyncha (Marenzeller, 1874) accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863) (recombination of subjective synonym)
Species Amblyosyllis spectabilis (Johnston, 1865) accepted as Amblyosyllis formosa (Claparède, 1863) (superseded recombination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Grube, Adolph Eduard. (1857). Annulata Örstediana. Enumeratio Annulatorum, quae in itinere per Indiam occidentalem et Americam centralem annis 1845-1848 suscepto legit cl. A. S. Örsted, adjectis speciebus nonnullis a cl. H. Kröyero in itinere ad Americam meridionalem collectis. (Fortsaettelse). [Part 2]. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening i Köbenhavn.</em> 1857: 158-186., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35800010
page(s): 186 [details]   
Etymology Not stated, unknown. The name of the genus is composed by the word of Greek origin Amblyo, meaning 'dull', 'dim', or...  
Etymology Not stated, unknown. The name of the genus is composed by the word of Greek origin Amblyo, meaning 'dull', 'dim', or 'blunt', and the name of the genus Syllis Lamarck, 1818. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Amblyosyllis Grube, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129645 on 2018-12-14
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-01-25 15:50:31Z
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2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2018-04-17 15:37:32Z
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original description Grube, Adolph Eduard. (1857). Annulata Örstediana. Enumeratio Annulatorum, quae in itinere per Indiam occidentalem et Americam centralem annis 1845-1848 suscepto legit cl. A. S. Örsted, adjectis speciebus nonnullis a cl. H. Kröyero in itinere ad Americam meridionalem collectis. (Fortsaettelse). [Part 2]. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening i Köbenhavn.</em> 1857: 158-186., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35800010
page(s): 186 [details]   

original description  (ofPterosyllis Claparède, 1863) Claparède, A. R. É. (1863). Beobachtungen über Anatomie und Entwicklungsgeschichte wirbelloser Thiere : an der Küste von Normandie angestellt. 1-120, 18 plates, W. Engelmann. Leipzig., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10030
page(s): 46 [details]   

original description  (ofGattiola Johnston, 1865) Johnston, G. (1865). A catalogue of the British non-parasitical worms in the collection of the British Museum. <em>[book].</em> 1-365. British Museum. London. [See also separate entry for Baird supplement]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12291
page(s): 195 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofNicotia Costa, 1864) Costa, Achille. (1864). Illustrazione Iconografica degli Anellidi rari o poco conosciuti del Golfo di Napoli. <em>Annuario del Museo Zoologico della R. Università di Napoli.</em> 2(5): 159-171, plates III-IV., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11823253
page(s): 160-164 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofThylaciphorus Quatrefages, 1866) Quatrefages, A. (1866). Histoire naturelle des Annelés marins et d'eau douce. Annélides et Géphyriens. <b>Volume 2.</b>. Première partie. 1-336. Deuxième Partie. 337-794. Explication des planches p.1-24. planches 1-20. Librarie Encyclopédique de Roret. Paris., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=M_xNAAAAcAAJ
page(s): 55 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPseudosyllides Czerniavsky, 1882) Czerniavsky, Voldemaro. (1882). Materialia ad zoographiam Ponticam comparatam. Fasc. III Vermes. <em>Bulletin de la Société Impériale des naturalistes de Moscou (= Byulletin' Moskovskogo obshchestva ispytatelei prirody).</em> 57(1): 146-198., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34267696
page(s): 173 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, <i>in</i>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Langerhans, Paul. (1879). Die Wurmfauna von Madeira [part I]. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 32(4): 513-592, plates XXXI-XXXIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45240780#page/581/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. <em>Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series.</em> 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

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

ecology source Pernet, Bruno. 1998. Benthic egg masses and larval development of Amblyosyllis speciosa (Polychaeta: Syllidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 78: 1369-1372. , available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/S0025315400044568 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Authority The authorship of the genus was considered to be "Grube & Ørsted in Grube" by Salazar-Vallejo & Eibye-Jacobsen (2012: 1398), following Recommendation 51E of the ICZN (1999). Previously, the authorship had been considered to be only "Grube" (e.g.: Izuka, 1912; Hartman, 1959; Hartmann-Schröder, 1996; San Martín, 2003). [details]

Diagnosis Original diagnosis in Grube (1857: 186): "Corpus, pinnae, cirri, setae Syllidis generis, lobus capitalis cum segmento buccali coalitus, tori frontalibus nullis. Tentacula 3, cirri tentaculares 2, oculi 2." [details]

Etymology Not stated, unknown. The name of the genus is composed by the word of Greek origin Amblyo, meaning 'dull', 'dim', or 'blunt', and the name of the genus Syllis Lamarck, 1818. [details]

Publication date Publication date considered here as "1857", in opposition to Salazar-Vallejo & Eibye-Jacobsen (2012: 1392), who refer it as being "1858". The volume including the paper with the description of the genus has a footnote on page iii, under "Indhold" (= "Contents"), stating the following: ''De særskilte Aftryk af Afhandlingerne indtil Side 199 vare omdelte til Forfatterne inden October 1857. Det samlede Hefte færdigt til Omdeling 26de Februar 1858'' (which translates approximately as: ''The separate reprints of the dissertations until page 199 were distributed to the authors by October 1857. The total volume was completed on 26 February 1858''). The pagination of the paper is 158-186, which implies that it was already available in 1857, before the publication of the complete volume, the following year. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Reproduction Pernet (1998) reports Amblyosyllis speciosa produces benthic gelatinous masses. Embryos and larvae develop within these masses until about three weeks after fertilization, after which they crawl or swim away and metamorphose.  [details]