WoRMS taxon details

Parasphaerosyllis Monro, 1937

129666  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129666)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Monro, C.C.A. (1937). Polychaeta. <em>The John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 Scientific Reports.</em> 4(8): 243-321., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49518757
page(s): 273-275 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Etymology The generic name Parasphaerosyllis is formed by the prefix of Greek origin para-, meaning 'beside' or 'near', and the name...  
Etymology The generic name Parasphaerosyllis is formed by the prefix of Greek origin para-, meaning 'beside' or 'near', and the name of the genus Sphaerosyllis, reflecting the resemblance of the bulbous cirri of the new genus with those of the genus Sphaerosyllis.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Parasphaerosyllis Monro, 1937. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129666 on 2019-02-19
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by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-25 15:50:31Z
changed
2007-03-29 10:21:37Z
checked
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2015-10-18 13:32:49Z
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original description Monro, C.C.A. (1937). Polychaeta. <em>The John Murray Expedition 1933-1934 Scientific Reports.</em> 4(8): 243-321., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49518757
page(s): 273-275 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 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]   

additional source Núñez, J., San Martín, G. and Brito, M. C. 1992. Syllinae (Polychaeta, Syllidae) de las Islas Canarias. Revista de la Academia Canaria de Ciencias 4(3-4): 109-129. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Etymology The generic name Parasphaerosyllis is formed by the prefix of Greek origin para-, meaning 'beside' or 'near', and the name of the genus Sphaerosyllis, reflecting the resemblance of the bulbous cirri of the new genus with those of the genus Sphaerosyllis.  [details]

From other sources
Remark Type species P. indica Monro 1937 in Fauchald, 1977<246>. [details]