species: Polycirrus variabilis in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Polycirrus variabilis
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Polycirridae
Genus Polycirrus
Species Polycirrus variabilis

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



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Web resources


  • de Matos Nogueira, J. M., Hutchings, P. and O. Carrerette (2015). Polycirridae (Annelida, Terebelliformia) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, Zootaxa, 4019 (1): 437-483. LIRS catalog number 1925.
  • Fitzhugh, K., J.M. de Matos Noguiera, O. Carerette and P. Hutchings (2015). An assessment of the status of Polycirridae genera (Annelida: Terebelliformia) and evolutionary transformation series of characters within the family, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, doi: 10.1111/zoj.12259. LIRS catalog number 1872.
  • Hutchings, P. and C. Glasby (1986). The Polycirrinae (Polychaeta: Terebellidae) from Australia, Records of the Australian Museum, 38: 319-350. LIRS catalog number 301.