Nereis (Nereis) talehsapensis   Fauvel  (Marine Worm)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Phyllodocida
Family:Nereididae

Description
Size: 30 x 2 mm

Color: Acicula black

Small, thin worms, tapering posteriorly. Anterior feet with a long dorsal cirrus and three dorsal ligules, the inferior two borne on a common elongated base.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Sandy

Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA (Record: 1971)
• Maharashtra, Ratnagiri INDIA (Record: 1971)
• Maharashtra, Vijaydurg INDIA (Record: 1971)
• Maharashtra, Devgarh INDIA (Record: 1971)

Literature Source(s)
  • Parulekar, AH (1971) Polychaetes from Maharashtra and Goa Journal of Bombay Natural History Society Bombay Natural History Society 68(3) 726-749 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2010-02-11

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