Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Errantia > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Aphroditiformia > 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

Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review 41: 47-114

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

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.

additional source

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

additional source

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

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



Fauchald, K. (2014). Harmothoe crosetensis (McIntosh, 1885). 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:174477




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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2008-03-26 by Kristian Fauchald

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