CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Annelida (phylum)  »  Polychaeta (class)  »  Phyllodocida (order)  »  Syllidae (family)

CAAB Code: 22 066209 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Trypanosyllis aeolis   Langerhans, 1879

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 22 - Annelida Segmented worms
Family: 22 66 Syllidae (polychaete worms) - show full list
Common Name: [a polychaete worm]
Organism Type: a polychaete worm
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 22 066943     Trypanosyllis spp.
Taxon Notes:This species is primarily known from the northern hemisphere. Some material from New Zealand previously identified as this species is now regarded as a separate species, Trypanedenta gemmipara. While Australian material is currently regarded as this species, it is likely that this material represents a distinct cryptic species.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: San Martín, G., Hutchings, P.A., Aguado, M.T., 2008. Syllinae (Polychaeta Syllidae) from Australia. Part 2. Genera Inermosyllis, Megasyllis n. gen., Opisthosyllis, and Trypanosyllis., Zootaxa, Vol. 1840: 1-53.
Scientific Name
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Álvarez-Campos, P., Giribet, G., San Martín, G., Rouse, G.W., Riesgo, A., 2017. Straightening the striped chaos: systematics and evolution of Trypanosyllis and the case of its pseudocryptic type species Trypanosyllis krohnii (Annelida, Syllidae)., Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Vol. 179: 492-540. . doi:10.1111/zoj.12443 doi:10.1111/zoj.12443
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