WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeresiella Harmelin, 1968

129224  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129224)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bellan, G. (2008). Peresiella Harmelin, 1968. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129224 on 2018-01-17

2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z

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basis of record Bellan, Gerard. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels. 50: pp. 214-231. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series. 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Thorax with an asetous peristomium and 11 setigers. First three setigers with capillary setae; remainder of thorax with modified spatulate setae, capillary setae, or hooded hooks. Abdominal setigers with hooded hooks. Branchiae, if present, on posterior abdominal segments as simple expansions of superior part of notopodia. [Green, 2002].  [details]

Feeding Type
deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]