Hydroides homoceros   Pixell,  1913 (Marine Worm)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Polychaeta


Synonym (s)
Hydroides homoceros Hartman, 1959
Hydroides homoceros Hartman, 1974
Hydroides homoceros Mohammad, 1971
Hydroides homoceros Mohammad, 1976
Hydroides homoceros Mohammad, 1981
Hydroides homoceros Monro, 1937
Hydroides homoceros Ten Hove, 1970
Hydroides homoceros Wesenberg-Lund, 1949
Hydroides homocerus Pixell, 1913
(Spelling variation)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Open Sea


• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai Coast (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 79.76) INDIA
• Arabian Sea
• Arabian Gulf
• Tamil Nadu, Porto Novo INDIA

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 - http://www.senckenberg.de/files/content/forschung/abteilung/aquazool/mev2/wehe_&_fiege.pdf
  • Mohammad, MBM (1981) Malformations in some polychaete annelids from Kuwait, Arabian Gulf Hydrobiologia 78(2) 129-131 Available at - Zoological records
  • Srikrishnadhas, B; Murugesan, P and Khan, SA (1998) Polychaetes of Parangipettai coast Annamalai University, Parangipettai 110 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Srikrishnadhas, B; Ramamoorthi, K and Balasubrahmanyan, K (1987) Polychaetes of Porto Novo waters Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The marine biological association of India 29(1&2) 134-139 Available at - NIO, Goa

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