species: Metavermilia nates in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Metavermilia nates

©Greg Rouse: Metavermilia nates from Lizard Island, live animal in tube. Operculum diameter is about 0.9 mm. (Kupriyanova et al, 2015, SAM stn. G246)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Order Sabellida
Family Serpulidae
Genus Metavermilia
Species Metavermilia nates

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

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References that assist with identification

  • Kupriyanova, E. K., Sun, Y., Ten Hove, H. A., Wong, E. and G. W. Rouse (2015). Serpulidae (Annelida) of Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, Zootaxa, 4019 (1): 275-353. LIRS catalog number 1921.