Hyperhalosydna striata   (Kinberg,  1856) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Annelida
Class: Polychaeta
Order:Phyllodocida
Family:Polynoidae

Image copyrights: Thomas Wehe

Description
Color: Four or five longitudinal brown stripes on the elytra.

Lateral tentacles. Elytra 21-22 pairs, oval, with longitudinal dark stripes and 1-2 keels near posterior edge. Dorsal division of the foot reduced to a small process with only a few short, curved, serrated setae, often wanting. Ventral setae all alike and bidentate.


Synonym (s)
Hyperhalosydna striata Hanley & Burke, 1991
Hyperhalosydna striata Wesenberg-Lund, 1949
Lepidonotus striata Kinberg, 1856
Hylosydna carinata Moore, 1903
(Subjective synonym)
Lepidonotus striatus Kinberg, 1856
(Objective synonym)
Lucopia magnicirra Pillai, 1965
(Subjective synonym)
Polynoe fulvovittata Grube, 1876
(Subjective synonym)
Polynoe octhoebolepis Haswell, 1883
(Subjective synonym)
Polynoe platycirrus McIntosh, 1885
(Subjective synonym)
Hyperhalosydna striata Seidler, 1924
Halosydna fulvovittata Horst, 1917
Polynoe fulvovittata Grube, 1878
Lepidonotus striatus Kinberg, 1857
Halosydna striata Monro, 1924

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• Arabian Gulf

Literature Source(s)
  • Hartman, O (1974) Polychaetous annelids of the Indian Ocean including an account of species collected by members of the International Indian Ocean Expeditions, 1963-1964, and a catalogue and bibliography of the species from India. Part II Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 16(2) 609-644 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Hartman, O (1974) Polychaetous annelids of the Indian Ocean including an account of species collected by members of the International Indian Ocean Expeditions, 1963-64 and a catalogue and bibliography of the species from India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 16(1) 191-252 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • 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 - http://www.senckenberg.de/files/content/forschung/abteilung/aquazool/mev2/wehe_&_fiege.pdf
  • 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

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