Perinereis nuntia var. vallata   Grube  (Marine Worm)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Phyllodocida
Family:Nereididae

Description
Size: 22 x 2 mm.

Proboscis: Groups - I, 1-3; II-III-IV, clusters; V-1, set far back; VI, 8-15; VII-VIII, 5 to 6 irregular rows of small teeth. Tentacular cirri reaching to 3rd-6th segments.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Sandy

Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA (Record: 03/1966)
• Maharashtra, Ratnagiri INDIA (Record: 04/1968-05/1968)
• Maharashtra, Malvan INDIA (Record: 04/1968-05/1968)
• Goa, Miramar INDIA (Record: 04/1968-05/1968)
• Red Sea (Record: 1971)
• MADAGASCAR (Record: 1971)
• Goa INDIA (Record: 1971)
• Maharashtra 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:2010-02-18

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