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Robertianella synophthalma McIntosh, 1885

130831  (

Polynoe (Robertianella) synophthalma McIntosh, 1885 · unaccepted (superseded original combination)
Polynoe microphtalma [auctt. misspelling for microphthalma] · unaccepted (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Polynoe microphthalma Roule, 1898 · unaccepted (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2024). World Polychaeta Database. Robertianella synophthalma McIntosh, 1885. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2024) African Register of Marine Species at: on 2024-04-24
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2024). African Register of Marine Species. Robertianella synophthalma McIntosh, 1885. Accessed at: on 2024-04-24
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2007-01-24 08:43:46Z
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z

original description  (of Polynoe microphthalma Roule, 1898) Roule, Louis. (1898). Notice préliminaire sur les espèces d'Annélides recueillies dans les explorations sous-marines du Travailleur et du Talisman. <em>Bulletin du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.</em> 4(4): 190-195., available online at
page(s): 192 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Polynoe (Robertianella) synophthalma McIntosh, 1885) McIntosh, W.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
page(s): 122-124, Pl. XIV fig. 4, Pl. XX fig. 5, Pl. XIIA figs. 12-13; note: McIntosh uses Polynoe with a diaeresis on the 'e' [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at [details]   

additional source Amoureux, Louis. (1977). Annélides Polychètes errantes recueillies sur les pentes du talus continental, a l'entrée de la Manche, avec la description de deux espèces nouvelles. Campagne 1973 de la Thalassa. <em>Cahiers de Biologie Marine.</em> 18: 391-411., available online at
page(s): 406-407, figure 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Hartman, Olga. (1959). Catalogue of the Polychaetous Annelids of the World. Parts 1 and 2. <em>Allan Hancock Foundation Occasional Paper.</em> 23: 1-628. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

redescription Barnich, Ruth; Fiege, Dieter. (2000). Revision of the Mediterranean species of <i>Harmothoe</i> Kinberg, 1856 and <i>Lagisca</i> Malmgren, 1865 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae: Polynoinae) with descriptions of a new genus and a new species. <em>Journal of Natural History.</em> 34(10): 1889-1938., available online at
page(s): 1926-1927 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

identification resource Barnich, Ruth; Fiege, Dieter. (2003). The Aphroditoidea (Annelida: Polychaeta) of the Mediterranean Sea. <em>Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft.</em> 559: 1-167., available online at
page(s): 74-46, figure 39 A-K [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
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