First record of the polychaetous annelid Diopatra micrura Pires et al., 2010 in the Mediterranean Sea

A. Arias*, H. Paxton

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Until now the only recognised species of the onuphid genus Diopatra in the Mediterranean Sea was D. neapolitana. This paper reports on the presence of another species, D. micrura, in the western Mediterranean, occurring in shallow waters along the coasts of south-eastern Spain.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5-8
Number of pages4
JournalMediterranean Marine Science
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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  • Biodiversity
  • Iberian Peninsula
  • Onuphidae
  • Western Mediterranean


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