Ophryotrocha labronica La Greca & Bacci, 1961,

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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Ophryotrocha labronica La Greca & Bacci, 1961


Ophryotrocha labronica La Greca & Bacci, 1961 


Species complex. Reported from Greece by Åkesson (1984). Neotype from the Gulf of Naples. At least 15 sibling species have been reported under the Ophryotrocha labronica  group worldwide ( Åkesson and Paxton 2005), four of which have been recently described from areas including the Mediterranean by Paxton and Åkesson (2010): Ophryotrocha  japonica, Ophryotrocha  macrovifera, Ophryotrocha robusta  and Ophryotrocha rubra  .