SEA SLUGS

AND  OTHER  MARINE  INVERTEBRATES  OF  THE  TWEED - BYRON  COAST,  AUSTRALIA.

ANNELIDA

CLASS : POLYCHAETA

FAMILY : POLYNOIDAE
Iphione muricata - Hastings Point & Brunswick River
Lepidonotus glaucus - Hastings Point
Paralepidonotus sp? - Hastings Point
Thormora sp? - Hastings Point & Brunswick River
Species? - Planktonic, Brunswick River
Species? - Planktonic, Brunswick River
Asterophilia sp? - Brunswick River
Asterophilia sp? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick Heads beach
Species? - on pumice Brunswick Heads

SPECIES?

Brunswick River

Hastings Point


FAMILY : FLABELLIGERIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Hastings Point & Brunswick River
Species? - Hastings Point & Brunswick River

FAMILY : GLYCERIDAE
Glycera sp? - Ocean Shores beach
Glycera sp? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : ONUPHIDAE
Australonuphis teres - Ocean beaches
Diopatra dentata - Hastings Point & Brunswick River

FAMILY : SYLLIDAE
Amblyosyllis sp - Brunswick River & Hastings Point
Amblyosyllis sp? - Hastings Point
Myrianida sp? - Brunswick River
Megasyllis corruscans - Brunswick R. & Hastings Point
Megasyllis inflata - Brunswick R. & Hastings Point
Trypanosyllis krohnii - Ocean Shores Beach, in kelp holdfast
Species? - On pumice
Species? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : HESIONIDAE
Hesione intertexta - Brunswick River & Hastings Point
Hesione sp - Hastings Point
Leocrates sp - Brunswick River
Parasyllidea sp? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : PHYLLODOCIDAE
Nereiphylla sp - Brunswick River
Eulalia sp - Brunswick River
Phyllodoce novaehollandiae - Brunswick River
Phyllodoce sp - Hastings Point
Phyllodoce sp - Brunswick River
Phyllodoce sp? - In pumice
Species? - in pumice

FAMILY : TOMOPTERIDAE
Tomopteris sp - Planktonic Brunswick River
Tomopteris sp - Planktonic Brunswick River

FAMILY : NEPTHYIDAE
Nephthys sp? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : ALCIOPIDAE?
Species? - Inside Ctenophore, Brunswick River
Species? - Planktonic, Brunswick River

FAMILY : ?
Species? - On Ctenophore, Brunswick River

FAMILY : POECILOCHAETIDAE?
Poecilochaetus sp? - Planktonic

FAMILY : IOPSILIDAE?
Species? - Planktonic

FAMILY : EUNICIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River
Lysidice sp - Seagull Rocks
Eunice sp - Hastings Point
Eunice sp - Hastings Point
Eunice sp - Hastings Point
Eunice sp - Gold Coast Seaway

FAMILY : LUMBRINERIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : CAPITELLIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : SCALIBREGMATIDAE
Hyboscolex sp - Hastings Point & Brunswick River

FAMILY : OPHELIIDAE
Polyophthalmus sp - On pumice
Polyophthalmus sp - Brunswick River
Armandia sp - Brunswick River

FAMILY : OENONIDAE
Oenone fulgida - Brunswick River
Species? - Seagull Rocks

FAMILY : SPIONIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : SIGALIONIDAE
Fimbriosthenelais sp? - Brunswick River
Sigalion sp? - Brunswick River

FAMILY : NEREIDIDAE
Platynereis sp - On pumice
Platynereis sp - Brunswick River
Platynereis sp - Brunswick River
Platynereis sp - Brunswick River & pumice
Platynereis sp - On pumice
Pseudonereis anomala - On pumice
Simplisetia lizardensis - On pumice
Perinereis akuna - Brunswick River
Perinereis helleri - Brunswick River
Ceratonereis sp? - Brunswick River
Species? - Planktonic, Brunswick River
Perinereis sp - Tweed & Brunswick Rivers
Platynereis sp - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : AMPHINOMIDAE
Juvenile, Planktonic
Amphinome rostrata - Flotsam on Brunswick Beach
Hipponoa gaudichaudi - Flotsam on Brunswick Beach
Eurythoe complanata - Hastings Point
Eurythoe complanata? - Hastings Point
Species? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : TEREBELLIDAE
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - Hastings Point
Lanice sp - Hastings Point
Eupolymnia koorangia? - Tweed & Brunswick Rivers

FAMILY : SABELLIDAE
Sabellastarte australiensis - Hastings Pt & Brunswick R
Species? - Hastings Point
Myxicola sp - Gold Coast Seaway
Bispira sp - Gold Coast Seaway

FAMILY : SABELLARIIDAE
Idanthyrsus australiensis? - Hastings Point

FAMILY : SERPULIDAE
Filograna implexa? - Brunswick River & Hastings Point
Serpula sp - Brunswick River
Species? - Brunswick River
Species? - on pumice
Species? - on pumice
Species? - Hastings Point & Gold Coast Seaway
Galeolaria gemineoa - Hastings Pt & Brunswick R.
Species? - Hastings Point
Pseudoserpula rugosa - Hastings Pt. & G.C. Seaway

FAMILY : CHAETOPTERIDAE
Chaetopterus variopedatus - Brunswick River
Chaetopterus sp? - Planktonic Brunswick River

 

CLASS : HIRUDINEA - LEECHES

FAMILY : PISCICOLIDAE
Stibarobdella macrothella - Hastings Point
 

CLASS : ECHIUROIDEA

FAMILY : ECHIURIDAE?
Species? - Brunswick River
Ochetostoma australiense - Brunswick River

NEMERTEA

SPECIES?

Brunswick River



Hastings Point


PHORONIDA

FAMILY : PHORONIDAE
Phoronis australis - Brunswick River

 

HEMICHORDATA

CLASS : ENTEROPNEUSTA

FAMILY : PTYCHODERIDAE
Balanoglossus carnosus - Brunswick River

SIPUNCULA

FAMILY : SIPUNCULIDAE
Sipunculus sp - Planktonic
Species? - Planktonic

FAMILY : PHASCOLOSOMATIDAE
Phascolosoma sp - Hastings Point
Phascolosoma sp - Hastings Point
Phascolosoma sp - On pumice

 

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