Branchiomma cingulata   (Grube,  1870) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta

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Synonym (s)
Branchiomma cf. cingulata Amoureux, 1983
Branchiomma cingulata Amoureux, 1983
Branchiomma cingulata Hartman, 1959
Dasychone cingulata Amoureux et al., 1978
Dasychone cingulata Fauvel, 1911
Dasychone cingulata Fauvel, 1932
Dasychone cingulata Fauvel, 1957
Dasychone cingulata Fauvel, 1958
Dasychone cingulata Monro, 1937
Sabella (Dasychone) cingulata Grube, 1870
(Objective synonym)
Dasychone japonica McIntosh, 1885
(Subjective synonym)
Dasychone maculata Fischli, 1903
(Subjective synonym)
Dasychonopsis pallidus Bush, 1905
(Subjective synonym)
Sabella havaica Kinberg, 1866
(Subjective synonym)
Sabellastarte japonica (McIntosh, 1885)
(Objective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Red Sea
• Arabian Sea
• Arabian Gulf

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 -
  • Hussain, SM Brief report on biodiversity in the coastal areas of Pakistan p 113
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • (1988) Research Institute of Marine Invertebrates Available at -

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