Magelona cornuta   Wesenberg-Lund,  1949 (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Spionida
Family:Magelonidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Magellone cornuta Amoureux, 1983
Magellone cornuta Wesenberg-Lund, 1949
Magelona cornuta Hartman, 1974
Magelona cornuta Hartman, 1959

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Arabian Sea
• Red 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 - http://www.senckenberg.de/files/content/forschung/abteilung/aquazool/mev2/wehe_&_fiege.pdf
  • Mortimer, K and Mackie, SY (2003) The Magelonidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the Seychelles, with the description of three new species Hydrobiologia Kluwer Academic Publishers 496 163-173
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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