The original name of this species, Polycirrus kerguelensis, became a junior homonym by page priority when McIntosh's Euretho kerguelensis was moved to Polycirrus, and it has been given a new name - see Glasby & Hutchings, 2014.
Name status: accepted
Checked on: 2016-05-12 View at WoRMS - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS)
(report and map of occurrences)
Glasby, C.J., Hutchings, P.A., 2014. Revision of the taxonomy of Polycirrus Grube, 1850 (Annelida: Terebellida: Polycirridae)., Zootaxa, Vol. 3877(1): 1-117.
Scientific Name verified against:
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: www.marinespecies.org at VLIZ.