Placostegus tridentatus (Fabricius, 1779),

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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Placostegus tridentatus (Fabricius, 1779)


Placostegus tridentatus (Fabricius, 1779) 


The species exhibits two different morphotypes in the Atlantic and the Mediterranean. Mediterranean specimens are smaller than Atlantic specimens and show differences in morphological details of the tube (for a detailed description see Sanfilippo (2003)).