Nereis zonata   Malmgren,  1867 (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Nereis zonata Amoureux et al., 1978
Nereis zonata Hartman, 1959
Heteronereis glaucopis Malmgren, 1865
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis cylindrata Ehlers, 1868
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis flavipes Ehlers, 1868
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis pulsatoria Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1834
(Subjective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Red Sea
• Tamil Nadu, Rameswaram INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • 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 -
  • James, PSBR ; Thomas, PA ; Pillai, CSG and Achari Kumaraswamy, GP (1969) ´╗┐Catalogue of types and of sponges, corals, polychaetes, crabs and echinoderms in the reference collections of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 7 1-66 Available at -
  • The barcode of life data systems Biodiversity Institute of Ontario Available at -

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