Ceratonereis (Composetia) costae   (Grube,  1840) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Nereis costae Grube, 1840
Ceratonereis costae Fauvel, 1919 b
Nereis (Ceratonereis) costae Fauvel, 1927 a
Nereis (Ceratonereis) costae Fauvel, 1933 a
Nereis (Ceratonereis) costae Fauvel, 1933 b
Ceratonereis costae Monro, 1939 c
Nereis (Ceratonereis) costae Fauvel, 1951 c
Nereis (Ceratonereis) costae Fauvel, 1955
Nereis (Ceratonereis) costae Fauvel, 1957
Ceratonereis costae Ben-Eliahu, 1972 b
Nereis costae Amoureux et al., 1978
Ceratonereis costae Ben-Eliahu, 1991 a
Ceratonereis costae (Grube, 1840)
Ceratonereis punctata Saint-Joseph, 1906
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis (Ceratonereis) guttata Claparede, 1868
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis (Ceratonereis) lapinigensis Grube, 1878
(Subjective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Red Sea
• Gulf of Aden

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • 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

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