Ampharete acutifrons   (Grube,  1860) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Terebellida
Family:Ampharetidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Ampharete acutifrons Kiseleva, 1971
Ampharete acutifrons Holthe, 1986
Ampharete cirrata Webster & Benedict, 1887
(Heterotypic synonym)
Branchiosabella zostericola Claparede, 1863
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Coastal
Trophic Level:  Consumer

Biogeography


• 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 - http://www.senckenberg.de/files/content/forschung/abteilung/aquazool/mev2/wehe_&_fiege.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Available at - http://www.mbari.org/default.htm

Page last updated on:2010-06-15

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