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University of Singapore
ANNELIDS FROM THE SOUTH CHINA SEA
of Biological Sciences, Macquire University, N.S.W. 2109,
L. M. Chou
of Biological Sciences, National University of
Kent Ridge 119260, Republic of Singapore
A checklist of plychaetous annelids from
the South China Sea is generated from available literature.
On record are 661 species belonging to 54 families.
Biodiversity distribution appears linked to collecting
efforts rather than a reflection of eth real situation. The
potential for discovery of new species remains