Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Errantia > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Nereidiformia > Family Syllidae > Subfamily Eusyllinae > Genus Paraehlersia

Paraehlersia ferrugina (Langerhans, 1881)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ParaehlersiaSan Martín, 2003accepted genus name

Species group names

Syllis ferrugina (Langerhans, 1881) basionym
Ehlersia ferruginea Langerhans, 1881 orthographic variant
Ehlersia ferrugina Langerhans, 1881 synonym
Ehlersia ferruginea Langerhans, 1881 synonym
Langerhansia ferrugina (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Syllis (Ehlersia) ferrugina (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Syllis (Ehlersia) ferruginea (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Syllis (Langerhansia) ferrugina (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Syllis (Langerhansia) ferruginosa (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Syllis ferrugina (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Syllis ferruginea (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Typosyllis (Ehlersia) ferruginea (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Typosyllis (Langerhansia) ferrugina (Langerhans, 1881) synonym
Typosyllis (Langerhansia) ferruginea (Langerhans, 1881) synonym


basis of record

Musco, L.; Giangrande, A. (2005). Mediterranean Syllidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) revisited: biogeography, diversity and species fidelity to environmental features. Mar. Ecol. Progr. Ser. 304: 143-153

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

additional source

Fauchald, K., A. Granados-Barba, and V. Solís-Weiss. 2009. Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

additional source

San Martín, G.; López, E.; Aguado, M.T. 2009. Revision of the genus Pionosyllis (Polychaeta: Syllidae: Eusyllinae), with a cladistic analysis, and the description of five new genera and two new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 89(7): 1455-1498

additional source

Fauvel, P. 1923. Polychètes errantes. Faune de France Volume 5. 1-488. Librairie de la Faculte des Sciences. Paris.


San Martín G (2003) Annelida, Polychaeta II: Syllidae. In: Ramos MA et al. (eds) Fauna Iberica, Vol 21, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales. CSIC, Madrid, p 1-554





External Links



WoRMS (2014). Paraehlersia ferrugina. 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:195972




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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