Hediste diversicolor   (O.F. Muller,  1776) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Phyllodocida
Family:Nereididae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Nereis falsa Amoureux et al., 1978
Neanthes diversicolor (Muller, 1776)
(Invalid combination)
Nereis (Hediste) diversicolor O.F. Muller, 1776
(Objective synonym)
Nereis brevimanus Johnston, 1840
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis depressa Frey & Leuckart, 1847
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis diversicolor (Muller, 1776)
(Objective synonym)
Nereis sarsii Rathke, 1843
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis versicolor Muller in Linnaeus, 1788
Nereis viridis Johnston, 1840

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Red Sea

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
  • European Marine Life Available at - http://www.european-marine-life.org/

Page last updated on:2011-09-13

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