Phascolopsis gouldii   (De Pourtales,  1851) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Sipuncula
Class: Sipunculidea
Order:Golfingiida
Family:Sipunculidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Golfingia (Phascolopsis) gouldii (De Pourtales, 1851
Phascolopsis gouldi Pourtales, 1851
Phascolosoma gouldii (De Pourtales, 1851)
Phascolosomum gouldii (De Pourtales, 1851)
Sipunculus gouldii De Pourtales, 1851
(Basionym)

Common Name (s)
• Peanut Worm (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, North Reef 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
  • Rao, GC; Rao, DV and Devi, K (1994) A faunal exploration of the North Reef Island sanctuary, North Andaman Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 10(1&2) 68-81 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

Page last updated on:2011-02-08

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