Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Errantia > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Nereidiformia > Family Pilargidae > Genus Glyphohesione

Glyphohesione klatti Friedrich, 1950

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

GlyphohesioneFriedrich, 1950accepted genus name

Species group names

Synelmis klatti (Friedrich, 1950) synonym


original description

Friedrich, H. 1950. Zwei neue Bestandteile in der Fauna der Nordsee. Zoologischer Anzeiger, Ergänzungsband zu band 145 [Neue Ergebnisse und Probleme der Zoologie. Festschrift für B Klatt]: 171-177.

basis of record

Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 214-231

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

additional source

Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp.

source of synonymy

Pettibone, Marian H. 1966. Revision of the Pilargidae (Annelida: Polychaeta), including descriptions of new species, and redescription of the pelagic Podarmus ploa Chamberlain (Polynoidae). Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 118(3525): 155-207.


Vieitez, J.M.; M.A.; Alós, C.; Parapar, J.; Besteiro, C.; Moreira, J.; Nunez, J.; Laborda, J.; and San Martin, G. 2004. Annelida Polychaeta I. Fauna Iberica. Ramos, M.A. et al (Eds.). Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Madrid, Vol. 25:1-530 [sections separate authorship not recognised here].

status source

Licher, Frank 1994. Resurrection of Glyphohesione Friedrich, 1950, with redescription of G. klatti Friedrich, 1950 and description of G. longocirrata (Polychaeta: Hesionidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 107(4): 600-608.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection


Read, G. (2014). Glyphohesione klatti. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130696




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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