Lysidice Re: [Annelida] identification help
(by g.read from niwa.co.nz)
Sat May 5 02:55:50 EST 2007
Daniel Martin wrote:
> More recently, L. collaris has been re-discovered for Mediterranean
> waters, for instance, as a "borer" in Posidonia meadows (you have simply
> search in Google schoolar).
Is anyone working on, or interested in Lysidice spp taxonomy worldwide?
I am just wondering what our New Zealand species really is (currently
down as Lysidice ninetta). I also see our famous Prof W. B. Benham named
a new variety of L. collaris from the Kermadec Islands just north of NZ.
He usefully described it as "green in life". That's all he says about it!!!
Geoff Read <g.read from niwa.co.nz>
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