Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Errantia > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Nereidiformia > Family Nereididae > Subfamily Nereidinae > Genus Pseudonereis

Pseudonereis anomala Gravier, 1900

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PseudonereisKinberg, 1865accepted genus name

Species group names

Nereis anomala (Gravier, 1901) synonym


original description

Gravier, C. 1902. Contribution à l'étude des Annélides Polychètes de la Mer Rouge. Nouv.Arch.Mus.Paris, Ser. 4, 3: 147-268.

basis of record

Bellan, G. (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

additional source

Day, J.H. (1967). Polychaeta of Southern Africa. Part 1. Errantia. British Museum (Natural History), London. 458 & xxix pp.

additional source

Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 43: 419-453

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

source of synonymy

Fauvel, P. 1911. Annélides Polychètes du Golfe Persique recueillies par M. M. Bogoyawlewsky. Archives de zoologie expérimentale et générale, Ser. 5, 6: 353-439.


Cinar, Melih Ertan and Ergen, Zeki 2005. Lessepsian migrants expanding their distributional ranges; Pseudonereis anomala (Polychaeta: Nereididae) in Izmir Bay (Aegean Sea). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 85(2): 313-321.


Bakken, Torkild and Wilson, Robin S. 2005. Phylogeny of nereidids (Polychaeta, Nereididae) with paragnaths. Zoologica Scripta, 34(5):507-547

subsequent type designation

Bakken, Torkild. 2007. Revision of Pseudonereis (Polychaeta, Nereididae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150(1): 145-176





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection
Delivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE)
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Read, G. (2014). Pseudonereis anomala Gravier, 1900. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:130421




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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