WoRMS name details

Syllis corruscans Haswell, 1886

340050  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:340050)

 unaccepted (superseded original combination)
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. <em>Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales.</em> 10(4): 733-756, plates L-LV., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6598060
page(s): 734-739, plate L figs. 1-3, plate LV fig. 5 [details]   
Note Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson (geocoordinates not provided but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.853º, long. 151.254º).  [details]
Type material Not known to exist, probably lost or never retained.  [details]
Depth range Littoral down to 15 fathoms (27.5 m).   
Depth range Littoral down to 15 fathoms (27.5 m).  [details]

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

Etymology The specific epithet corruscans refers probably to the bright colours of live specimens.   
Etymology The specific epithet corruscans refers probably to the bright colours of live specimens.  [details]

Taxonomy Moved to another genus.   
Taxonomy Moved to another genus.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Syllis corruscans Haswell, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=340050 on 2019-10-15
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2008-03-18 12:55:09Z
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2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2014-01-27 08:34:19Z
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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. <em>Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales.</em> 10(4): 733-756, plates L-LV., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6598060
page(s): 734-739, plate L figs. 1-3, plate LV fig. 5 [details]   

source of synonymy Knox, G. A. 1960. Biological Results of the Chatham Islands 1954 Expedition. Part 3. Polychaeta errantia. New Zealand Department of Scientific and Industrial Research Bulletin, 139(3): 77-143. [details]   

source of synonymy San Martín, G.; Hutchings Pat, A.; Aguado, M.T. 2008. Syllinae (Polychaeta, Syllidae) from Australia. Part. 2. Genera <i>Inermosyllis</i>, <i>Megasyllis</i> n. gen., <i>Opisthosyllis</i>, and <i>Trypanosyllis</i>. Zootaxa 1840: 1-53
page(s): 6 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Littoral down to 15 fathoms (27.5 m).  [details]

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

Etymology The specific epithet corruscans refers probably to the bright colours of live specimens.  [details]

Taxonomy Moved to another genus.  [details]

Type locality Australia, New South Wales, Port Jackson (geocoordinates not provided but estimated with gazetteer to be approximately lat. -33.853º, long. 151.254º).  [details]

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