Lumbrineris latreilli   Audouin & Milne Edwards,  1834 (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Lombrineris latreilli Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833
Lumbriconereis latreilli Fauvel, 1919
Lumbriconereis latreilli Fauvel, 1927
Lumbriconereis latreilli Wesenberg-Lund, 1949
Lumbrineris latreilli Kiseleva, 1971
Lumbrineris latreilli Amoureux, 1983
Lumbrineris latreilli Ben-Eliahu, 1972
Lumbrineris latreilli Hartman, 1959
Lumbrineris latreilli Hartman, 1974
Lumbrineris latreilli Mohammad, 1980
Lumbrineris latreilli Monro, 1937
Lumbriconereis edwardsii Claparede, 1863
Lumbriconereis floridana Ehlers, 1887
(Subjective synonym)
Lumbriconereis futilis Kinberg, 1865
(Subjective synonym)
Lumbriconereis nardonis Grube, 1840
(Subjective synonym)
Lumbriconereis tingens Keferstein, 1862
(Objective synonym)
Zygolobus grubianus Claparede, 1864
(Subjective synonym)

Common Name (s)
• Lugworm (English)
• Ragworm (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Sandy, Muddy


• Arabian Sea INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Eibye-Jacobson, D (Ed) (2002) Proceedings of the International Workshop on the Polychaetes of the Andaman Sea, Phuket Marine Biological Center, Department of Fisheries, Thailand, 3 June-27 August 1997 Phuket Marine Biological Center Special Publication no. 24 Phuket Marine Biological Center, Phuket, Thailand 424 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Wehe, T and Fiege, D (2002) Annotated checklist of the polychaete species of the seas surrounding the Arabian Peninsula: Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, Arabian Sea, Gulf of Oman, Arabian Gulf Fauna of Arabia 19 7-238 Available at -
  • Khan, AS and Murugesan, P (2005) Polychaete diversity in Indian estuaries Indian Journal of Marine Sciences National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India, in association with Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi, INDIA 34(1) 114-119 Available at -
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Joydas, TV and Damodaran, R (2009) Infaunal macrobenthos along the shelf waters of the west coast of India, Arabian Sea Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 38(2) 191-204 Available at -

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