Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Aciculata > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Aphroditiformia > Superfamily Aphroditoidea > Family Polynoidae > Subfamily Polynoinae > Genus Harmothoe

Harmothoe crosetensis (McIntosh, 1885)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

HarmothoeKinberg, 1856accepted genus name
Harmothoe (Harmothoe) Kinberg, 1856 synonym
Lagisca taurica (Czerniavsky, 1882) synonym

Species group names

Harmothoe lagiscoides Willey, 1902 synonym


basis of record

Monro, Charles C. A. 1930. Polychaete worms. Discovery Reports, Cambridge, 2: 1-222.

basis of record

Monro, Charles C. A. 1939. Polychaeta. B.A.N.Z.Antarctic Research Expedition Reports, Ser. B Zoology and Botany, 4(4): 87-156.

basis of record

Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 41: 47-114

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

additional source

Glasby, C.; Read, G. (2009). Polychaeta, Myzostomida. In: Gordon, D. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity. Volume One: Kingdom Animalia. 584 pp

additional source

Barnich R., Fiege D., Micaletto G. & Gambi M.C. 2006. Redescription of Harmothoe spinosa Kinberg, 1865 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae) and related species from Subantarctic and Antarctic waters, with the erection of a new genus. Journal of Natural History, 40 (1-2): 33-75.



External Links

Link To GBIF


Fauchald, K.; Barnich, R. (2010). Harmothoe crosetensis (McIntosh, 1885). In: Fauchald, K. (Ed) (2010). World Polychaeta database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174477




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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