BIOTIC Species Information for Nephtys cirrosa
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Researched byLizzie Tyler Data supplied byUniversity of Sheffield
Refereed byThis information is not refereed.
Taxonomy
Scientific nameNephtys cirrosa Common nameWhite catworm
MCS CodeP498 Recent SynonymsNone

PhylumAnnelida Subphylum
Superclass ClassPolychaeta
Subclass OrderPhyllodocida
Suborder FamilyNephtyidae
GenusNephtys Speciescirrosa
Subspecies   

Additional InformationThe different species of Nephtyidae are difficult to identify, requiring detailed examination of the parapoda and chaetae. Reference to Rainer (1991) is recommended.
Taxonomy References Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Hayward et al., 1996, Fauchald, 1977, Rainer, 1991,
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