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Biology

A widespread genus of mostly coastal nereidids, living in fully marine waters. Platynereis dumerilii from Europe is the best known species. No Antarctic species are confirmed (those in literature may refer to Nicon maculata) but there are several Subantarctic, and Magellan Strait species.

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Source: Southern Ocean polychaetes

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