species: Serpula vittata in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Serpula vittata

©Greg Rouse: Serpula vittata from Lizard Island, live animal in tube. Tube diameter is about 1.1 mm. (Kupriyanova et al, 2015, stn. G236, SAM E3594)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Order Sabellida
Family Serpulidae
Genus Serpula
Species Serpula vittata

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.