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Revision of the genus Harmothoe Kinberg, 1856 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae) in the Northeast Atlantic
The type material and original descriptions of 126 nominal species from the Northeast Atlantic originally described as belonging to Harmothoe Kinberg, 1856 or later referred to this genus were
On the distinction of Harmothoe globifera (G.O. Sars, 1873) and some other easily confused polynoids in the NE Atlantic, with the description of a new species of Acanthicolepis Norman in McIntosh,
Five polynoid species from the Northeast Atlantic are redescribed and figured based on type and additional material and a synoptic table listing the major distinguishing characters of the species covered are provided.
Revision of the Mediterranean species of Harmothoe Kinberg, 1856 and Lagisca Malmgren, 1865 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae: Polynoinae) with descriptions of a new genus and a new species
The revision presented here comprises all Harmothoe and Lagisca species known to occur in the Mediterranean Sea and one new species, H. bellani, is described.
Benthic polychaetes from the northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge between the Azores and the Reykjanes Ridge
Abstract The polychaete macrofauna of the northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge between the Azores (42°N) and the southern tip of the Reykjanes Ridge (54°N) was studied based on the material obtained during
Polynoidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) associated with cold-water coral reefs of the northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea
An overview of polynoid scale worms known to occur on cold-water coral reefs of the northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea is given, including a key for identification of species. Harmothoe
Remarks on some scale worms (Polychaeta, Polynoidae) from the Southwest Atlantic with notes on the genus Eucranta Malmgren, 1866, and description of a new Harmothoe species
In a collection of polychaetes from the Southwest Atlantic, off the Argentinian coast, ten scale worm species of the family Polynoidae were found and a new Harmothoe species was discovered and is described in detail.
Scale worms (Polychaeta: Aphroditiformia) associated with cold-water corals in the eastern Gulf of Mexico
During a recent cruise to investigate the cold-water coral habitats in the eastern Gulf of Mexico seven scale worm species (Polychaeta: Aphroditiformia) were found, with four of them new to science:
Review of the North East Atlantic and Mediterranean species of Aphrodita linnaeus, 1758 and Aphroditella Roule, 1898 (Polychaeta: Aphroditidae)
The diagnosis of Aphrodita is emended and the three valid species occurring in the investigated area, i.e., A. aculeata, A. alta, and A. perarmata, are redescribed, all important characters are figured, and an identification key is given.