Sabellaria pictinata   Fauvel  1953 (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Terebellida
Family:Sabellariidae

Description
Outer paleae is peddle-shaped, and the lateral teeth are in a uniform sequence up to the tip of the paleae. Inner paleae is elongated and spoon-shaped. A median cirrus present between the opercular lobe.

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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Off Kakinada INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Hare Island INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Achari, GPK (1974) Polychaetes of the family Sabellariidae with special reference to their intertidal habitat Proceedings of the Indian National Science Academy. Part B: Biological Sciences 38 (5&6) 442-455 Available at - http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/rawdataupload/upload/insa/INSA_1/20005b7c_442.pdf


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