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Polychaeta taxon details

Syllis ramosa McIntosh, 1879

332422  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:332422)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
McIntosh, William C. (1879). On a remarkably branched <i>Syllis</i>, dredged by H.M.S. 'Challenger'. <em>The Journal of the Linnean Society, Series Zoology.</em> 14(80): 720-724., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31858805
page(s): 720-724 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Philippines  
type locality contained in Philippines [details]
Note Near Zebu (= Cebu) Island, Cebu Strait,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Near Zebu (= Cebu) Island, Cebu Strait, Philippine Islands, Bohol Sea (10.2333°, 123.9°). [details]
Type material Syntypes deposited at the Natural History Museum, London, UK (NHMUK 1885.12.1.149-154). [details]
Depth range 95-140 fathoms (= about 174-256 m).  
Depth range 95-140 fathoms (= about 174-256 m). [details]

Distribution Indo-Pacific: Banda Sea; Bohol Sea.  
Distribution Indo-Pacific: Banda Sea; Bohol Sea. [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet ramosa is a Latin adjective meaning 'braching', and refers to the body the species, formed...  
Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet ramosa is a Latin adjective meaning 'braching', and refers to the body the species, formed by a multitude of branches. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Syllis ramosa McIntosh, 1879. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=332422 on 2019-11-22
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original description McIntosh, William C. (1879). On a remarkably branched <i>Syllis</i>, dredged by H.M.S. 'Challenger'. <em>The Journal of the Linnean Society, Series Zoology.</em> 14(80): 720-724., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31858805
page(s): 720-724 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source McIntosh, William C. [as M'Intosh]. (1885). Report on the Annelida Polychaeta collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 12 (part 34): i-xxxvi, 1-554, pl. 1-55, 1A-39A, & Annelida stations map., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/50688426
page(s): 198-205, pl. XXXI fig. 1, pl. XXXIII figs. 11-14, pl. XVA figs. 18-19, pl. XVIA fig. 1, pl. XXXIVA figs. 8-10, 12-13 [details]   

additional source Crossland, Cyril. (1933). Distribution of the polychaete worm, Syllis ramosa McIntosh. <em>Nature.</em> 31 (February 18, 1933): 242., available online at https://www.nature.com/articles/131242a0
note: (purported) record of new material from a sponge in the northern Red Sea, just south of the entrance to the Gulf of Suez. [details]   

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Nontype NHMUK, geounit Banda Sea [details]
Syntype NHMUK 1885.12.1.149-154, geounit Cebu Island [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 95-140 fathoms (= about 174-256 m). [details]

Distribution Indo-Pacific: Banda Sea; Bohol Sea. [details]

Etymology Not stated. The specific epithet ramosa is a Latin adjective meaning 'braching', and refers to the body the species, formed by a multitude of branches. [details]

Habitat Inside the canals of hexactinellid sponges on blue mud, at shelf depths. [details]

Type locality Near Zebu (= Cebu) Island, Cebu Strait, Philippine Islands, Bohol Sea (10.2333°, 123.9°). [details]

Type material Syntypes deposited at the Natural History Museum, London, UK (NHMUK 1885.12.1.149-154). [details]
 

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Japanese カラクサシリス  [details]