Amphictene capensis (Pallas, 1766),

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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Amphictene capensis (Pallas, 1766)


Amphictene capensis (Pallas, 1766) 

Pectinaria capensis  (Pallas, 1766)


Questionable status. In the Mediterranean only reported from Greece (e.g. Bogdanos and Satsmadjis 1983, Simboura et al. 1995a, Simboura 1996; full reference list in Suppl. material 2). Commonly distributed along the coasts of South Africa and in the Indo-Pacific.