Brada villosa   (Rathke,  1843) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Terebellida
Family:Flabelligeridae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Brada villosa Monro, 1937
Brada villosa Day, 1967
Brada parthenopeia Lo Bianco, 1893
(Heterotypic synonym)
Brada pilosa Moore, 1906
(Heterotypic synonym)
Brada setosa Verrill, 1873
(Heterotypic synonym)
Siphonostoma villosum Rathke, 1843
(Homotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai Coast (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 79.76) INDIA
• Arabian Sea
• Tamil Nadu, Porto Novo INDIA

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 - http://www.senckenberg.de/files/content/forschung/abteilung/aquazool/mev2/wehe_&_fiege.pdf
  • Srikrishnadhas, B; Murugesan, P and Khan, SA (1998) Polychaetes of Parangipettai coast Annamalai University, Parangipettai 110 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Srikrishnadhas, B; Ramamoorthi, K and Balasubrahmanyan, K (1987) Polychaetes of Porto Novo waters Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The marine biological association of India 29(1&2) 134-139 Available at - NIO, Goa

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