Galathowenia fragilis (Nilsen & Holthe, 1985),

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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Galathowenia fragilis (Nilsen & Holthe, 1985)


Galathowenia fragilis (Nilsen & Holthe, 1985) 

Myriochele fragilis  Nilsen & Holthe, 1985


Previously only known from the Arctic, the species was found in deep waters (>4000 m) off Crete by Fiege et al. (2000a) in large numbers, constituting to date the only records from Greece and the Mediterranean.