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Polychaeta taxon details

Hemisyllis Verrill, 1900

325819  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:325819)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27731368
page(s): 619, 635 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Etymology The generic name Hemisyllis derives from the Latin prefix hemi-, meaning half, and the generic name Syllis, making...  
Etymology The generic name Hemisyllis derives from the Latin prefix hemi-, meaning half, and the generic name Syllis, making reference to the large palps fused for about half their length.  [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Hemisyllis Verrill, 1900. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=325819 on 2019-11-19
Date
action
by
2008-03-14 12:50:56Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
changed
2014-04-28 08:35:10Z
changed

original description Verrill, A.E. 1900. Additions to the Turbellaria, Nemertina, and Annelida of the Bermudas, with revisions of some New England genera and species. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(2): 595-671., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27731368
page(s): 619, 635 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Etymology The generic name Hemisyllis derives from the Latin prefix hemi-, meaning half, and the generic name Syllis, making reference to the large palps fused for about half their length.  [details]