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Polychaeta source details

Hossain, M. Belal; Hutchings, Pat. (2016). Nephtys bangladeshi n. sp., a new species of Nephtyidae (Annelida: Phyllodocida) from Bangladesh coastal waters. Zootaxa. 4079(1): 41-52.
10.11646/zootaxa.4079.1.3 [view]
Hossain, M. Belal; Hutchings, Pat
<em>Nephtys bangladeshi</em> n. sp., a new species of Nephtyidae (Annelida: Phyllodocida) from Bangladesh coastal waters 
4079(1): 41-52
World Polychaeta Database (WPolyDb)
A new species of nephtyid polychaete, Nephtys bangladeshi n. sp., from the intertidal zone of Bangladesh is described. It is characterized by having a pharynx with 9 pairs of bifid terminal and 14 rows of subterminal papillae, each subterminal row with 5–7 papillae, as well as the presence of branchiae from chaetiger 7 to 27. The new species is compared with other species from the Indo-Pacific. This is the first report of a new polychaete species from Bangladesh coastal waters.
Indian Ocean
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2016-02-09 22:55:05Z

Nephtys Cuvier, 1817 (identification resource)
Nephtys bangladeshi Hossain & Hutchings, 2016 (original description)
Holotype AM W.47794, geounit Bangladesh, identified as Nephtys bangladeshi Hossain & Hutchings, 2016

named after the country, Bangladesh [details]

 Type locality

Chairman Ghat, Meghna Estuary, Noakhali, Bangladesh, 22.5134 91.0852, mid-intertidal zone from an unnamed ... [details]