Maldanella harai   (Izuka,  1902) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:
Family:Maldanidae

Description
Size: 70-180 mm. by 3-6 mm.

Prostomium eyeless. Cephalic plate slanting, with a smooth rim faintly, or not, notched. Keel and nuchal grooves extending to about half the length of plate.


Synonym (s)
Axiothea campanulata Moore, 1903
Clymene harai Izuka, 1902

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal INDIA (Depth: 1164.94- 1463.04 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Fauvel, P (1953) The fauna of India including Pakistan, Ceylon, Burma and Malaya: Annelida, Polychaeta The Indian press ltd., Allahabad 507 pp Available at - NIO, Goa

Page last updated on:2011-04-15

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