Pseudonereis variegata   (Grube,  1857) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Nereis (Nereilepas) variegata Grube, 1857
Pseudonereis variegata Day, 1965
Pseudonereis variegata Fishelson, 1971
Mastigonereis longicirra Schmarda, 1861
(Subjective synonym)
Mastigonereis podocirra Schmarda, 1861
(Subjective synonym)
Nereilepas variegata Grube, 1857
(Objective synonym)
Nereis (Nereilepas) stimpsonis Grube, 1869
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis coerulea Hansen, 1882
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis ferox Hansen, 1882
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis mendax Stimpson, 1856
Nereis microphthalma Hansen, 1882
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis obscura Hansen, 1882
(Subjective synonym)
Nereis variegata Ehlers, 1901
(Subjective synonym)
Paranereis elegans Kinberg, 1866
(Subjective synonym)
Perinereis diversidentata Treadwell, 1943
(Subjective synonym)
Perinereis variegata (Grube, 1857)
(Subjective synonym)
Phyllonereis benedenii Hansen, 1882
(Subjective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Andaman and Nicobar Islands 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 -
  • Biodiversity explorer: The web of life in Southern Africa Available at -
  • Rao, GC (1991) Distribution of plants and animals on the rocky sea shores of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 7(2) 30-42 Available at - NIO, Goa

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