Perinereis vallata   (Grube,  1857) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Nereis (Nereis) vallata Grube, 1857
Perinereis nuntia var. brevicirris Fauvel, 1919 b
Perinereis nuntia var. vallata Fauvel, 1919 b
Perinereis nuntia var. brevicirris Monro, 1939 c
Perinereis nuntia var. brevicirris Wesenberg-Lund, 1949
Perinereis nuntia brevicirris Fishelson & Rullier, 1969
Perinereis nuntia vallata Fishelson & Rullier, 1969
Perinereis nuntia brevicirris Mohammad, 1971
Perinereis nuntia vallata Mohammad, 1971
Perinereis cultrifera brevicirra Hartman, 1974 b
Perinereis nuntia vallata Mohammad, 1980
Perinereis nuntia vallata Mohammad, 1981
Perinereis nuntia brevicirris Ben-Eliahu, 1991 a

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Red Sea
• Gulf of Aden
• Arabian Gulf

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 -

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