WoRMS taxon details

Megasyllis corruscans (Haswell, 1886)

747197  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:747197)

accepted
Species
Odontosyllis corruscans (Haswell, 1886) (superseded recombination)
Syllis (Typosyllis) coruscans Haswell, 1886 (superseded recombination, also misspelling)
Syllis corruscans Haswell, 1886 (superseded original combination)
marine
recent only
(ofSyllis corruscans Haswell, 1886) 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]   
Type locality contained in Port Jackson  
type locality contained in Port Jackson [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Note The type material is lost.   
From editor or global species database
Type material The type material is lost.  [details]
Depth range Intertidal to about 27.8 m.   
Depth range Intertidal to about 27.8 m.  [details]

Distribution East Australia (New South Wales) and South Australia; probably also in other Australian seas.   
Distribution East Australia (New South Wales) and South Australia; probably also in other Australian seas.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Megasyllis corruscans (Haswell, 1886). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=747197 on 2019-03-23
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original description  (ofEusyllis brevicirrata Knox & Cameron, 1971) Knox, G. A. and Cameron, D. B. 1971. Port Phillip Bay Survey 1957-1963, Victoria, Australia. Part 2(4) Polychaeta. Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria, 32: 21-42., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121122#page/41/mode/1up
page(s): 25-26, figs. 11-14 [details]   

original description  (ofSyllis corruscans Haswell, 1886) 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]   

additional source San Martín, Guillermo; Aguado, María Teresa; Álvarez-Campos, Patricia. 2014. Revision of the genus Megasyllis (Annelida, Syllidae) with descriptions of four new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 94(02): 331-351
page(s): 337, figure 1A-E [details]   

new combination reference 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): 6-8, fig. 2A-E, 3A-C, 4A-E, 5A-F, 6A-F, 7A-F, 8A-F [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Depth range Intertidal to about 27.8 m.  [details]

Distribution East Australia (New South Wales) and South Australia; probably also in other Australian seas.  [details]

Habitat Sediments (sand, mud), algae.  [details]

Publication date San Martín et al (2008) use the date of 1885 for Haswell, but the paper appears to be published in 1886.  [details]

Type material The type material is lost.  [details]