Abstract

The genus Perinereis, with 56 species worldwide, is represented in Australian waters by 15 species. Eleven Australian species with one or two bars on Area VI are described, and six species not recorded from Australia are redescribed from type material. No new species are described. A key is provided to all 15 Australian species of Perinereis. A list of all species of Perinereis is provided in an appendix.

 
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Bibliographic Data

Short Form
Hutchings et al., 1991, Rec. Aust. Mus. 43(3): 241–274
Author
Pat Hutchings; A. Reid; R. S. Wilson
Year
1991
Title
Perinereis (Polychaeta, Nereididae) from Australia, with redescriptions of six additional species
Serial Title
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume
43
Issue
3
Start Page
241
End Page
274
DOI
10.3853/j.0067-1975.43.1991.47
Language
English
Date Published
12 December 1991
Cover Date
12 December 1991
ISSN
0067-1975
CODEN
RAUMAJ
Publisher
The Australian Museum
Place Published
Sydney, Australia
Subjects
POLYCHAETA; TAXONOMY
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02 December 2008
Available Online
23 January 2009
Reference Number
47
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