Nereis persica   Fauvel,  1911 (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Nereis persica Ben-Eliahu, 1991
Nereis persica Ben-Eliahu, 1972
Nereis persica Hartman, 1974
Nereis zonata persica Amoureux et al., 1978
Nereis zonata persica Fishelson & Rullier, 1969
Nereis zonata var. persica Fauvel, 1927
Nereis zonata var. persica Fauvel, 1911
Nereis zonata var. persica Fauvel, 1933
Nereis zonata var. persica Fauvel, 1918
Nereis zonata var. persica Fauvel, 1919
Nereis zonata var. persica Monro, 1937
Nereis zonata var. persica Wesenberg-Lund, 1949
Nereis longiqua Pruvot, 1930
Nereis zonata persica Fauvel, 1911

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh (Lat: 22.6) (Long: 69.5) INDIA
• Arabian Sea
• Arabian Gulf
• Gulf of Aden
• Red Sea

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 -
  • Hussain, SM Brief report on biodiversity in the coastal areas of Pakistan p 113
  • Subba Rao, NV and Sastry, DRK (2005) Fauna of Marine National Park, Gulf of Kuchchh (Gujarat) ZSI 79 pp Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -

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