Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Mueller , 1776),

Faulwetter, Sarah, Simboura, Nomiki, Katsiaras, Nikolaos, Chatzigeorgiou, Giorgos & Arvanitidis, Christos, 2017, Polychaetes of Greece: an updated and annotated checklist, Biodiversity Data Journal 5, pp. 20997-20997: 20997

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Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Mueller , 1776)


Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Mueller, 1776) 

Hediste diversicolor  (O.F. Müller, 1776) | Nereis (Hediste) diversicolor  Müller, 1776 | Nereis diversicolor  Müller, 1776


Species complex. Multiple genetic lineages exist in Europe ( Nygren 2014, Lobo et al. 2016) which could correspond to cryptic species. Vasileiadou et al. (2016) found genetically highly isolated populations with unique haplotypes in Greek lagoons.