Neanthes unifasciata   (Willey,  1905) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Neanthes unifasciata Ben-Eliahu, 1991
Neanthes unifasciata Hartman, 1959
Neanthes unifasciata Mohammad, 1973
Nereis (Neanthes) unifasciata Kiseleva, 1971
Nereis unifasciata Amoureux et al., 1978
Nereis unifasciata Ben-Eliahu, 1972
Nereis unifasciata Fauvel, 1919
Nereis unifasciata Fauvel, 1927
Nereis unifasciata Fauvel, 1951
Nereis unifasciata Fauvel, 1955
Nereis unifasciata Fauvel, 1958
Nereis unifasciata Willey, 1905
(Objective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Red Sea
• Gulf of Aden
• 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
  • 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 -
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -

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