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Mohammad, Murad-B. M. (1971). Intertidal polychaetes from Kuwait, Arabian Gulf, with descriptions of three new species. Journal of Zoology, London. 163(3): 285-303.
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10.1111/j.1469-7998.1971.tb04536.x [view]
Mohammad, Murad-B. M.
1971
Intertidal polychaetes from Kuwait, Arabian Gulf, with descriptions of three new species
Journal of Zoology, London
163(3): 285-303
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World Polychaeta Database (WPolyDb)
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A total of 79 species of polychaetous annelids, belonging to 28 families, have been identified Among these, three are named as new to science and 29 are indicated as new to the Arabian Gulf.
Indian Ocean
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Holotype NHMUK 1969.383, locality Persian Gulf, identified as Nereis (Neanthes) deplanata Mohammad, 1971
Holotype NHMUK 1969.384, locality Persian Gulf, identified as Perinereis arabica Mohammad, 1971
 Depth range

Intertidal, near low-water mark. [details]

 Depth range

Intertidal, near low-water mark. [details]

 Distribution

Persian Gulf: Kuwait. [details]

 Distribution

Persian Gulf: Kuwait. [details]

 Etymology

Not stated. The specific epithet deplanata is a Latin adjective meaning 'levelled' or 'flattened' and refers ... [details]

 Etymology

Not stated. The specific epithet arabica refers to the type locality of the species, the Arabian Gulf (= Persian Gulf). [details]

 Habitat

In rock cleft of intertidal stratified calcareous sand stone, near low-water mark. [details]

 Habitat

In rock cleft of intertidal stratified calcareous sand stone, near low-water mark. [details]

 Type locality

Kuwait, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (29°21'N, 48°03'E; 29.35°, 48.05°). [details]

 Type locality

Kuwait, Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean (29°21'N, 48°03'E; 29.35°, 48.05°). [details]

 Type material

Holotype deposited at the Natural History Museum, London, UK (NHMUK 1969.384). [details]

 Type material

Holotype deposited at the Natural History Museum, London, UK (NHMUK 1969.383). [details]