Syllidae

Syllidae

[′sil·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A large family of polychaete annelids belonging to the Errantia; identified by their long, linear, translucent bodies with articulated cirri; size ranges from minute Exogone to Trypanosyllis, which may be 4 inches (100 millimeters) long.
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Pisione, Laubierpholoe), Hesionidae (Hesionura, Microphthalmus), and Syllidae (e.g.
Scoloplos armiger OWENIIDAE Owenia fusiformis PHYLLODOCIDAE Phyllodoce maculata POLYNOIDAE Eunoe depressa Hesperonoe complanata Lepidonotus squamatus SABELLARIIDAE Idanthyrsus armatus Megalomma splendida SABELLIDAE Eudistylia polymorpha SERPULIDAE Spirorbis bifurcatus SYLLIDAE Haplosyllis spongicola Syllis gracillis Syllis sp.
Analisis taxonomico y aspectos ecologicos de los Silidos (Annelida, Polychaeta, Syllidae) asociados a sustratos blandos del oeste de la Bahia de Acapulco, Guerrero.
Lunar periodicity and bioluminescence of swarming Odontosyllis luminosa (Polychaeta: Syllidae) in Belize.
Syllidae (F) Nerillidae (F) Mollusca Gastropoda Certhidae larvae Certhidae larvae Salinator larave Salinator larvae Bivalvia ND Gelonia larvae Insecta Cricotopus sp.
Gardiner SL, Wilson WJr (1977) New records of polychaete annelids from North Carolina with description of a new species of Sphaerosyllis (Syllidae).
bicolor, Brachidontes solisianus, Lasea adansoni and Hyale nigra; ii) density increase over time, presented by Collisella subrugosa; and iii) constant values of density over time, presented by Syllidae polychaetes (Figure 6).
"Its tiny body has no eyes or color and is the first cave-adapted species from the worm family Syllidae," Iliffe said.
Las categorias de gremios traficos utilizadas fueron: a)consumidores de interfase (IF) que pueden mudar su alimentacion de filtracion a resuspension, compuestos por la familia Spionidae y Oweniidae; b) depositivoros superficiales (SDF), compuestos por las familias Capitellidae, Paraonidae, Ampharetidae entre otros; c)depositivoros subsuperfrciales (SSDF), que incluyen a los Maldanidae, Orbiniidae, Cossuridae entre otros; d) omnivoros depredadores (OP), que albergan alas familias Nereidae, Nephtyidae, Hesionidae, Glyceridae, Syllidae entre otros; y e) suspensivoros (SF), compuestos por la familia Sabellidae, Serpulidae, Sabellariidae, entre otros.
The only species other than Gemma to appear in numbers greater than one individual per sample were the snail Ilyanassa obsoleta and the polychaetes Spiochaetopterus oculatus, Capitella capitata, Streblospio benedicti, Aricidea jeffreysii, Syllidae sp., and Phyllodocidae sp.