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Details of Dr. Geoffrey B Read   


Gender male
Job title Scientist
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research ( NIWA)
Private Bag 14901, Kilbirnie Wellington 6241
Regions Sea of Azov
Nationality New Zealand
Tel (64)[4]3860300
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Website http://www.annelida.net/, http://www.niwa.co.nz/about
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Degree Ph.D.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Biology, ecology, and taxonomy of Polychaeta, especially polychaete families Nereididae, Spionidae, & Maldanidae. Moderator of the ANNELIDA mailing list , which is archived at http://www.bio.net/hypermail/annelida/. Lead Polychaeta editor for World Register of Marine Species, http://www.marinespecies.org/polychaeta/
Research Region 84
Skills/Expertise Polychaeta taxonomy and biology
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Geoffrey READ)

Read, Geoffrey B. 2011. A new Clymenura (Polychaeta: Maldanidae) from the intertidal of Banks Peninsula, New Zealand, with a reassessment of Leiochone Grube, 1868 and Clymenura Verrill, 1900. Zootaxa 2934: 39?52
Read GB 2007. Taxonomy of sympatric species of New Zealand Platynereis, with description of three new species additional to P. australis (Schmarda) (Annelida: Polychaeta: Nereididae). Zootaxa 1558: 1-28.
Read, G.B. [2006] Adventive occurrence in New Zealand of the scale-worm Paralepidonotus ampulliferus (Annelida: Polychaeta: Polynoidae). New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 40, 643-654.
Read, Geoffrey B. ; Inglis, Graeme ; Stratford, Peter ; Ahyong, Shane T. 2011. Arrival of the alien fanworm Sabella spallanzanii (Gmelin, 1791) (Polychaeta: Sabellidae) in two New Zealand harbours. Aquatic Invasions 6(3): 373-379

Group(s): GLODIR
Created: 1997-02-16 Last Updated: 2016-06-28 by Geoffrey READ