Nothria conchylega   (Sars,  1835) (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Nothria conchylega Fauchald, 1982
Onuphis(Nothria) conchylega Rosenfeldt, 1989
Nothria conchyphila Verrill, 1885
Onuphis britannica McIntosh, 1903
(Objective synonym)
Onuphis conchylega Sars, 1835
Onuphis eschrichti Orsted, 1843
(Subjective synonym)
Onuphis hyperborea Hansen, 1882
(Objective synonym)
Onuphis jourdei Marion, 1883
(Objective synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Red Sea

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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