Syllis pulvinata (Langerhans, 1881),

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: 293

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.150.2146

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scientific name

Syllis pulvinata (Langerhans, 1881)
status

 

Syllis pulvinata (Langerhans, 1881) 

Typosyllis pulvinata  Langerhans, 1881: 97, 104; Licher 2000: 158, fig. 70.

Syllis pulvinata  : Çinar and Ergen 2003: 787; San Martín 2003: 372, figs 202-204.

Syllis (Typosyllis) truncata mediterranea  Ben-Eliahu, 1977a: 10, fig. 2.

Syllis mediterranea  : San Martín, 1984b; 209, fig. 8.

Material examined.

Elounda, Crete, Greece: CELA-1b-08 (1 ind.), CELA-5c-08 (2 ind.), CELB-15d-08 (1 ind.) [coll. 12.6.2008].

Type locality.

Canary Islands (Atlantic Ocean).

Distribution.

North-east Atlantic (Cantabrian Sea to Canary Islands), Red Sea, Mediterranean: WB, CB, AD, AS, LB. New record for the Aegean Sea.

Habitat.

Shallow subtidal depths, on calcareous substrates (vermetid reefs), among photophilic algae, endobiont of sponges.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Polychaeta

Order

Phyllodocida

Family

Syllidae

Genus

Syllis