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Abbiati, M.; Castelli, A. (1992). Platynereis nadiae sp. n. (Polychaeta: Nereididae) from Italian coasts. Zoologica Scripta. 21(2): 151-155.
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10.1111/j.1463-6409.1992.tb00317.x [view]
Abbiati, M.; Castelli, A.
1992
Platynereis nadiae sp. n. (Polychaeta: Nereididae) from Italian coasts
Zoologica Scripta
21(2): 151-155
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Kristian Fauchald's Polychaeta DB
A new species, Platynereis nadiae sp. n. (Polychacta: Nereididae), from the Mediterranean Sea is described. It is clearly distinguished from the other Platynereis species by the distribution and the morphology of the homogomph falciger setae and by the structure of the tentacular cirri.
Mediterranean
Systematics, Taxonomy
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Holotype P/1403, locality Italy, identified as Platynereis nadiae Abbiati & Castelli, 1992
 Depth range

Midlittoral and upper sublittoral.  [details]

 Distribution

Mediterranean Sea: Tyrrhenian Sea (Island of Capraia); Alboran Sea (Chafarinas Islands, northern coast of Africa).  [details]

 Etymology

The species is named after Nadia Baffi.  [details]

 Habitat

On rocky bottoms, among Corallina and Lithophyllum tortuosum, in the midlittoral and upper sublittoral.  [details]

 Type locality

Mediterranean Sea, Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy, Tuscan Archipelago, northwest of the Island of Capraia (42º02'N, ... [details]

 Type material

Holotype (P/1403) and paratypes (P/1402, P/1404, and P/1405) deposited at the Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, ... [details]