nereis


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ne·re·is

 (nîr′ē-ĭs)
n. pl. ne·re·i·des (nə-rē′ĭ-dēz′)

[Latin Nērēïs, Nereid; see Nereid.]

nereis

(ˈnɪərɪɪs)
n
(Animals) any polychaete worm of the genus Nereis. See ragworm
[C18: from Latin; see Nereid1]
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How false is Nereis falsa (Annelida, Phyllodocida, Nereididae)?
New evidence for the existence of southern sea otters Enhydra lutris nereis in Baja California, Mexico.
The use of enzymatic biomarkers in two marine invertebrates Nereis diversicolor and Patella vulgata for the biomonitoring of Tangier's bay (Morocco).
Cysteineglutathione disulfide, the sperm-release pheromone of the marine polychaete Nereis succinea (Annelida: Polychaeta).
2011); Pierella nereis (Drury, 1782) in Alagoas and Bahia (Cardoso 1949; Zacca et al.
algosos, y como predadores Caprella equilibra (durante el verano) y Nereis callaona (tanto en invierno como en verano).
Una de las familias mas conocidas y mas caracteristica dentro de los poliquetos viene siendo la familia Nereidae la cual con un total de siete especies reportadas alcanza la mayor riqueza especifica, dentro de estas especies Nereis sp registro 15 organismos, y Eunereis sp 10, Perinereis sp tuvo siete organismos, Platinereis dumerilli cuatro, Neanthes succinea tres, Ceratonereis sp dos y Pseudonereis sp uno con el resto del porcentaje.
nereis are both listed under the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988 as threatened, and are classified as Vulnerable and Endangered, respectively (Reside 2003; Department of Sustainability and Environment 2007, 2009).
1-Hydroxypyrene as a biomarker of PAH exposure in the marine polychaete Nereis diversicolor.