Haplosyllis spongicola   (Grube,  1855) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Haplosyllis djiboutiensis Hartman, 1974
Haplosyllis spongicola Amoureux, 1983
Haplosyllis spongicola Amoureux et al., 1980
Haplosyllis spongicola Amoureux et al., 1978
Haplosyllis spongicola Hartmann-Schroder, 1960
Haplosyllis spongicola Licher, 2000
Haplosyllis spongicola Mohammad, 1976
Haplosyllis spongicola Mohammad, 1980
Syllis (Haplosyllis) djiboutiensis Fauvel, 1919
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Ben-Eliahu, 1972
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Ben-Eliahu, 1977
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Fauvel, 1955
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Fauvel, 1951
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Fauvel, 1927
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Fauvel, 1933
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Fauvel, 1933
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Kiseleva, 1971
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Mohammad, 1971
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Monro, 1937
Syllis spongicola Ben-Eliahu & Safriel, 1982
Syllis spongicola Grube, 1855
Syllis spongicola Monro, 1939
Haplosyllis (Syllis) hamata (Claparede, 1868)
Haplosyllis cephalata Verrill, 1900
(Subjective synonym)
Haplosyllis gula Treadwell, 1924
(Subjective synonym)
Haplosyllis hamata (Claparede, 1868)
Haplosyllis maderensis Czerniavsky, 1881
(Subjective synonym)
Haplosyllis palpata Verrill, 1900
(Subjective synonym)
Haplosyllis spongicola tentaculata Marion, 1877
Haplosyllis spongicola var. spongicola (Grube, 1855)
Hemisyllis dispar Verrill, 1900
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis teticola Delle Chiaje, 1828
(Subjective synonym)
Syllis (Haplosyllis) djiboutiensis Gravier, 1900
(Subjective synonym)
Syllis (Haplosyllis) hamata Claparede, 1868
Syllis (Haplosyllis) spongicola Grube, 1855
Syllis hamata Claparede, 1868
Syllis oligochaeta Bobretzky, 1870
Syllis setubalensis Mc Intosh, 1885
Syllis spongicola tentaculata Marion, 1879
(Subjective synonym)
Syllis streptocephala Grube, 1857
(Subjective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Kerala, Kochi Backwaters (Lat: 9.97) (Long: 76.22) INDIA
• Palk Bay INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • 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 Marine Biological Association of India, Ernakulam, Cochin-682 011, India 16(2) 609-644 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Wehe, T and Fiege, D (2002) Annotated checklist of the polychaete species of the seas surrounding the Arabian Peninsula: Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, Arabian Sea, Gulf of Oman, Arabian Gulf Fauna of Arabia 19 7-238 Available at - http://www.senckenberg.de/files/content/forschung/abteilung/aquazool/mev2/wehe_&_fiege.pdf
  • Sheeba, P Distribution of benthic infauna in the Cochin backwaters in relation to environmental parameters (Ph. D thesis-Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India) 241 pp Available at - Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • 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

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