WoRMS taxon details

Megasyllis marquesensis (Monro, 1939)

759945  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:759945)

accepted
Species
Pionosyllis marquesensis Monro, 1939 (superseded original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Pionosyllis marquesensis Monro, 1939) Monro, C.C.A. (1939). On some tropical Polychaeta in the British Museum, mostly collected by Dr. C. Crossland at Zanzibar, Tahiti and the Marquesas. II. Families Syllidae and Hesionidae. <em>Novitates Zoologicae, London.</em> 41: 383-393., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34053626#page/429/mode/1up
page(s): 387-389, text-fig. 299 [details]   
Type locality contained in Marquesas Islands, Tahiti  
type locality contained in Marquesas Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
type locality contained in Tahiti [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Depth range Shore depths.   
Depth range Shore depths.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Marquesas Islands and Tahiti.   
Distribution Pacific Ocean: Marquesas Islands and Tahiti.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2019). World Polychaeta database. Megasyllis marquesensis (Monro, 1939). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=759945 on 2019-10-15
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original description  (of Pionosyllis marquesensis Monro, 1939) Monro, C.C.A. (1939). On some tropical Polychaeta in the British Museum, mostly collected by Dr. C. Crossland at Zanzibar, Tahiti and the Marquesas. II. Families Syllidae and Hesionidae. <em>Novitates Zoologicae, London.</em> 41: 383-393., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34053626#page/429/mode/1up
page(s): 387-389, text-fig. 299 [details]   

new combination reference 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): 343, figs. 8-9 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype (of Pionosyllis marquesensis Monro, 1939) NHMUK 1932.7.8.17-27, geounit Marquesas [details]
Syntype (of Pionosyllis marquesensis Monro, 1939) NHMUK 1941.4.4.1, geounit Tahiti [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Shore depths.  [details]

Distribution Pacific Ocean: Marquesas Islands and Tahiti.  [details]

Habitat Among weed lining pool on the shore shelf and under stones.  [details]