Syllis westheidei San Martin , 1984,

Faulwetter, Sarah, Chatzigeorgiou, Georgios, Galil, Bella S. & Arvanitidis, Christos, 2011, An account of the taxonomy and distribution of Syllidae (Annelida, Polychaetes) in the eastern Mediterranean, with notes on the genus Prosphaerosyllis San Martin, 1984 in the Mediterranean, ZooKeys 150, pp. 281-326: 294

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scientific name

Syllis westheidei San Martin , 1984
status

 

Syllis westheidei San Martin, 1984 

Syllis westheidei  San Martín, 1984b: 403, figs 108-109; 2003: 436, figs 240-241; Çinar 1999: 310, fig. 4.141.

Typosyllis westheidei  : Licher 2000: 111, fig. 51; Böggemann and Westheide 2004: 418.

Typosyllis variegata  : Westheide 1974a: 51, figs 21-22. (Non Syllis variegata  Grube, 1860).

Material examined.

Alykes, Crete, Greece: CALB-15d-08 (1 ind.) [coll. 17.6.2008].

Type locality.

Balearic Islands (western Mediterranean Sea).

Distribution.

Pacific Ocean ( Galápagos Islands), Red Sea, Mediterranean: WB, CB, AD, AS. New record for the Greek coast.

Habitat.

Shallow subtidal depths, on hard substrates, among photophilic algae, in Posidonia oceanica  rhizomes and vermetid reefs.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Polychaeta

Order

Phyllodocida

Family

Syllidae

Genus

Syllis