Syllis gracilis   Grube,  1840 (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Phyllodocida
Family:Syllidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Syllis (Syllis) gracilis Gravier, 1900
Syllis (Syllis) gracilis Mohammad, 1971
Syllis (Syllis) gracilis Ben-Eliahu, 1972
Syllis gracilis Amoureux et al., 1980
Syllis gracilis Amoureux et al., 1978
Syllis gracilis Day, 1965
Syllis gracilis Fauvel, 1911
Syllis gracilis Grube, 1840
Syllis gracilis Hartmann-Schroder, 1960
Syllis gracilis Kiseleva, 1971
Syllis gracilis Licher, 2000
Syllis gracilis Mohammad, 1972
Syllis gracilis Monro, 1937
Syllis longissima Fauvel, 1911
Syllis longissima Hartman, 1974
Syllis vancaurica Grube, 1868
(Heterotypic synonym)
Syllis quadridentata Czerniavsky, 1881
Syllis palifica Ehlers, 1901
(Heterotypic synonym)
Syllis nigrovittata Czerniavsky, 1881
(Heterotypic synonym)
Syllis navicellidens Czerniavsky, 1881
Syllis mixtosetosa Bobretzky, 1870
Syllis longissima Gravier, 1900
Syllis brachycirris Grube, 1857
Syllis (Syllis) longissima Gravier, 1900
(Homotypic synonym)
Syllis (Syllis) gracilis Grube, 1840

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Sandy

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai Coast (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 79.76) INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mahim Creek (Lat: 19.03) (Long: 72.82) INDIA (Record: 11/1979-12/1980)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, North Reef Island INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Porto Novo INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Great Nicobar, Bonnington Bay (Lat: 6.75) (Long: 93.63) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Great Nicobar, Bonnington Bay (Lat: 7.25) (Long: 93.93) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
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  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Hartman, O (1974) Polychaetous annelids of the Indian Ocean including an account of species collected by members of the International Indian Ocean Expeditions, 1963-1964, and a catalogue and bibliography of the species from India. Part II Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 16(2) 609-644 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Srikrishnadhas, B; Murugesan, P and Khan, SA (1998) Polychaetes of Parangipettai coast Annamalai University, Parangipettai 110 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Varshney, PK and Govindan, K (1995) Macrobenthos off Mahim (Bombay), west coast of India in relation to coastal pollution and aquaculture Journal of Indian Fisheries Association Indian Fisheries Association 25 47-56 Available at - http://hdl.handle.net/2264/395
  • Rao, GC; Rao, DV and Devi, K (1994) A faunal exploration of the North Reef Island sanctuary, North Andaman Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 10(1&2) 68-81 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • James, PSBR ; Thomas, PA ; Pillai, CSG and Achari Kumaraswamy, GP (1969) ´╗┐Catalogue of types and of sponges, corals, polychaetes, crabs and echinoderms in the reference collections of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 7 1-66 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/567/1/Bulletin_7.pdf
  • Srikrishnadhas, B; Ramamoorthi, K and Balasubrahmanyan, K (1987) Polychaetes of Porto Novo waters Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The marine biological association of India 29(1&2) 134-139 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Rao, GC (1988) Meiofauna of the intertidal sediments on Great Nicobar Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 4 (2) 89-100 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Rao, GC (1991) Distribution of plants and animals on the rocky sea shores of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 7(2) 30-42 Available at - NIO, Goa

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