Acoetes melanonota   (Grube,  1876) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Acoetes melanonota Pettibone, 1989
Panthalis melanonotus Grube, 1876
Panthalis panamensis Treadwell, 1936
Polyodontes gracilis Pflugfelder, 1932
Polyodontes melanonotus Fauvel, 1932
Polyodontes melanonotus Fauvel, 1919
Polyodontes melanonotus Fauvel, 1953
Polyodontes melanonotus Hartman, 1974
Polyodontes melanotonus Thomassin, 1970
Panthalis gracilis (Pflugfelder, 1932)
(Objective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Arabian Sea
• Gulf of Oman

Literature Source(s)
  • 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 -
  • Pettibone, MH (1989) Revision of the aphroditoid polychaetes of the family Acoetidae Kingberg (= Polyodontidae Augener) and Reestablishment of Acoetes Audouin and Milne-Edwards, 1832, and Euarche Ehlers, 1887 Smithsonian Contribution to Zoology Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C. 464 1-138 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -

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