status source Glasby, Chris J.; Hutchings Pat, A. (2010). A new species of Marphysa Quatrefages, 1865 (Polychaeta: Eunicida: Eunicidae) from northern Australia and a review of similar taxa from the Indo-west Pacific, including the genus Nauphanta Kinberg, 1865. Zootaxa 2352: 29–45.
, available online athttp://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/f/z02352p045f.pdf[details]
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Taxonomy Nauphanta is returned to synonymy with Marphysa by Glasby & Huchings (2010) [details]