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(Faubel, 1978)

Prostomium with two thread-shaped, simple, frontally directed antennae (length 75 µm), and two laterally directed club-shaped palps (40 µm long). No eyes. Complex of pear-shaped glands between the palps. Eight chaetigers of similar size and shape, the parapodia of which each possess a small cirrus (length 9 µm) and a dorsal and ventral bundle of simple capillary chaetae of unknown shape.
Buccal pieces unknown.

Up to 350 µm.

Whitish, intestine yellowish.

Sublittoral, coarse shelly sediments (80 m depth).

North Sea, east of Scotland.

Nerillidium marinum