species: Lygdamis nasutus in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Lygdamis nasutus

©Anne Hoggett: Paratype AM W.47750 of Lygdamis nasutus from Lizard Island (lab photo).
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Sabellariidae
Genus Lygdamis
Species Lygdamis nasutus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 4 cm (Length)



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Capa, M., Faroni-Perez, L. and P. Hutchings (2015). Sabellariidae from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, including a new species of Lygdamis and notes on external morphology of the median organ, Zootaxa, 4019 (1): 184-206. LIRS catalog number 1918.