Syllis variegata Grube, 1860

Aguado, Teresa, Martín, Guillermo San & Ten, Harry A., 2008, Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Indonesia collected by the Siboga (1899 – 1900) and Snellius II (1984) expeditions, Zootaxa 1673, pp. 1-48: 33-34

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.180233

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Syllis variegata Grube, 1860
status

 

Syllis variegata Grube, 1860 

Syllis variegata Grube, 1860: 85  , 86.— San Martín, 2003: 351 –354, figs 190, 191. Typosyllis variegata  — Licher, 1999: 101 –108, fig. 49.

Material examined. 1 spec. ZMAAbout ZMA V.Pol. 2019.03 (as Syllis variegata  ), Indonesia, Sulawesi, Binongka, W coast, anchorage off Pasir Pandjang, townet, dredge, coral sand, 278 m, Siboga Expedition, Sta. 220, 1/ 3 Nov.

1899; 1 spec. ZMAAbout ZMA V.Pol. 2042 (as Syllis variegata  ), Indonesia, Paternoster Isl., Sailus Ketjil, dredge, coral and coral sand, up to 27 m, Siboga Expedition, Sta. 37, 30/ 31 March 1899; 1 spec. ZMAAbout ZMA V.Pol. 1986.03 (as Syllis brachychaeta  ), Indonesia, anchorage North of Salomakiëe (Damar-) Isl., dredge, townet, reef exploration, corals, down to 45 m, Siboga Expedition, Sta. 144, 7/ 9 Aug. 1899; 1 spec. ZMAAbout ZMA V.Pol. 2227.02 (as Syllis brachychaeta  ), Indonesia, Paternóster Isl., Sailus Ketjil, dredge, coral and coral sand, down to 27 m, Siboga Expedition, Sta. 37, 30/ 31 March 1899.

Remarks. Except for the typical colour pattern, the specimens agree well with the previous descriptions. However, more than 100 years in alcohol may have caused the loss of pigmentation.

Distribution. Apparently cosmopolitan in warm seas.

ZMA

Universiteit van Amsterdam, Zoologisch Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Polychaeta

Order

Phyllodocida

Family

Syllidae

Genus

Syllis

Loc

Syllis variegata Grube, 1860

Aguado, Teresa, Martín, Guillermo San & Ten, Harry A. 2008
2008
Loc

Syllis variegata

San 2003: 351
Licher 1999: 101
Grube 1860: 85
2003