Selected publications by Robin Wilson

Wilson, R.S., Dittmann, S. & Ross, J. (2012) Intertidal and subtidal sediments. In: Keough, M.J. & Bathgate, R. (Eds.) Understanding the Western Port Environment. The Government of Victoria, Port Phillip and Westernport CMA, and Melbourne Water, Melbourne, pp. 94-105.

Glasby, C.J., Wilson, R.S. & Bakken, T. (2011) Redesceription of the Indo-Pacific polychaete Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) n. comb. (Annelida, Phyllodocida, Nereididae) and its synonyms. Zoosystema, 33, 361-376.

Greaves, E., Meißner, K. & Wilson, R.S. (2011) New Laonice species (Polychaeta: Spionidae) from western and northern Australia. Zootaxa, 2903, 1-20.

Woolley, S. & Wilson, R.S. (2011) Two new species of Eulepethidae (Polychaeta) from Australian seas. Zootaxa, 2839, 47–66.

Wilson, R.S. (2010) Marine biodiversity studies by Clarrie Handreck and the Marine Research Group. Victorian Naturalist, 127, 224-227.

Avery, L., Ramey, P.A. & Wilson, R.S. (2009) New Polygordiidae (Polychaeta) from the Australian region. Zootaxa, 2068, 59–68.

Bakken, T., Glasby, C.J. & Wilson, R.S. (2009) Overview of paragnaths in nereidid polychaetes (Polychaeta, Nereididae). Zoosymposia, 2, 305–316.

Wilson, R.S. (2008) Polychaete discoveries on the continental margin of Australia. Newsletter of the CERF Marine Biodiversity Hub, December 2008,

Wilson, R.S., Norman, M.D. & Syme, A. (2007) An Introduction to Marine Life. Museum Victoria, Melbourne, 166 pp.

Birch, W.D., Coventry, A.J., Dixon, J., Field, R., Gomon, M.F., McPhee, C., Marchant, R., Melville, J., Norman, M.D., O'Brien, R., O'Hara, T., Phillips, K., Poore, G.C.B., Raadik, T., ROwley, C., Staples, D.A., Wilson, R.S., Winsor, L. & Yen, A. (2006) Melbourne's Wildlife. A field guide to the fauna of Greater Melbourne. Museum Victoria and CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, xii + 348 pp.

Wilson, G.D.F., Ahyong, S.T., Alderslade, P., Arango, C., Capa, M., Glasby, C.J., Gerken, S., Hutchings, P.A., Larson, H., Murray, A., O'Hara, T.D., Ponder, W.F., Springthorpe, R., Stoddart, H.E., Willan, R.C. & Wilson, R.S. (2006) Taxonomic Results. Arafura Sea Biological Survey, Report on Benthic Fauna collected during R/V Southern Surveyor Voyage 05-2005 (30 April - 28 May 2005). Department of the Environment and Heritage-Marine Division and Australian Museum, Sydney, 39 pp.

Wilson, R.S. (2006) Marine worms. In: Museum Victoria (Ed.) Melbourne's Wildlife. A field guide to the fauna of Greater Melbourne. Museum Victoria and CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 262-266.

Bakken, T. & Wilson, R.S. (2005) Phylogeny of nereidids (Polychaeta, Nereididae) with paragnaths. Zoologica Scripta, 34, 507-547.

Hewitt, C.L., Campbell, M.L., Thresher, R.E., Martin, R.B., Boyd, S., Cohen, B.F., Currie, D.R., Gomon, M.F., Keough, M.J., Lewis, J.A., Lockett, M.M., Mays, N., McArthur, M.A., O'Hara, T.D., Poore, G.C.B., Ross, D.J., Storey, M.J., Watson, J.E. & Wilson, R.S. (2004) Introduced and cryptogenic species in Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia. Marine Biology, 144, 183-202.

McDairmid, H., Day, R. & Wilson, R.S. (2004) The ecology of polychaetes that infest abalone shells in Victoria, Australia. Journal of Shellfish Research, 23, 1179–1188.

Böggemann, M. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Glyceridae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Fauchald, K. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Polynoidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Glasby, C.J., Taylor, J., Johnson, R.T. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Dorvilleidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Glasby, C.J. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Paraonidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Glasby, C.J. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Pilargidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Glasby, C.J., Wilson, R.S. & Johnson, R.T. (2003) Orbiniidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Pleijel, F. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Hesionidae, Hesionides and Microphthalmus (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Taylor, J. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Pisionidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Walker-Smith, G.K. & Wilson, R.S. (2003) Goniadidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. (2003) Alciopidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. (2003) Eulepethidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. (2003) Nephtyidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Bakken, T. (2003) Sphaerodoridae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S., Bakken, T. & Glasby, C.J. (2003) Nereididae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (2003) Polychaetes - An interactive identification guide [CD-ROM]. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne,pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Johnson, R.T. (2003) Cirratulidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & McArthur, M.A. (2003) Sabellidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & McDairmid, H. (2003) Spionidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Pleijel, F. (2003) Phyllodocidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Taylor, J. (2003) Lumbrineridae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Taylor, J. (2003) Oenonidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Taylor, J. (2003) Opheliidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Walker-Smith, G.K. (2003) Capitellidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Walker-Smith, G.K. (2003) Maldanidae (Polychaeta)-A DELTA database of genera, and Australian species. In: Wilson, R.S., Hutchings, P.A. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes: An Interactive Identification Guide. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp.

Wilson, R.S. & Humphreys, W.F. (2001) Prionospio thalanji sp. nov. (Polychaeta: Spionidae) from an anchialine cave, Cape Range, north-west Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement, 64, 105-113.

Glasby, C.J., Hutchings, P.A. & Wilson, R.S. (2000) Class Polychaeta: Biogeography. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 39-43.

Hutchings, P.A., Wilson, R.S., Glasby, C.J., Paxton, H. & Watson Russell, C. (2000) Appendix 1. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 242-243.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Alciopidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 115-117.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Apistobranchidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 190-191.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Chaetopteridae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 191-193.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Glyceridae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 127-129.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Goniadidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 129-131.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Hesionidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 131-133.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Iospilidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 133-134.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Lacydoniidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 134.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Longosomatidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 193-194.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Lopadorhynchidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 134-136.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Magelonidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 194-195.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Nephtyidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 136-137.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Nereididae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 138-141.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Paralacydoniidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 141-143.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Phyllodocidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 145-148.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Poecilochaetidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 195-197.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Pontodoridae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 157.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Psammodrilidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 241.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Sphaerodoridae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 160-161.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Spionidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 197-200.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Tomopteridae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 167-168.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Trochochaetidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 200-201.

Wilson, R.S. (2000) Family Typhloscolecidae. In: Beesley, P.L., Ross, G.J.B. & Glasby, C.J. (Eds.) Polychaetes and Allies: the Southern Synthesis. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 168-169.

Wilson, R.S. (1999) Annelida: Polychaeta of Port Phillip bay. Centre for Research on Introduced Marine Pests Technical Report, 20, 108-128.

Wilson, R.S., Heislers, S. & Poore, G.C.B. (1998) Changes in benthic communities of Port Phillip Bay, Australia, between 1969 and 1995. Marine and Freshwater Research, 49, 847-861.

Wilson, R.S., Heislers, S. & Poore, G.C.B. (1997) Changes in Port Phillip Bay Benthic Invertebrate Communities 1969 - 1995. CSIRO, Port Phillip Bay Environmental Study Technical Report, 29, 1-38.

Wilson, R.S. (1993) Systematics of the Perinereis nuntia complex (Polychaeta: Nereididae) in South-eastern Australia. Records of the Australian Museum, 45, 241-252.

Wilson, R.S., Cohen, B.F. & Poore, G.C.B. (1993) The role of suspension-feeding and deposit-feeding benthic macroinvertebrates in nutrient cycling in Port Phillip Bay. CSIRO, Port Phillip Bay Environmental Study Technical Report, 10, 1-41.

Wilson, R.S. & Glasby, C.J. (1993) A revision of the Perinereis nuntia species group (Polychaeta: Nerididae). Records of the Australian Museum, 45, 253-277.

Hutchings, P.A., Reid, A. & Wilson, R.S. (1991) Perinereis from Australia (Polychaeta, Nereididae) from Australia, with redescriptions of six additional species. Records of the Australian Museum, 43, 241-274.

Wilson, R.S. (1990) Prionospio and Paraprionospio (Polychaeta: Spionidae) from southern Australia. Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria, 50, 243-274.

Wilson, R.S., Poore, G.C.B. & Gomon, M.F. (1990) Marine habitats at Wilsons Promontory and the Bunurong coast, Victoria: report on a survey, 1982. Marine Science Laboratories Technical Report, 73, 1-37.

Wilson, R.S. (1988) A Review of Eteone Savigny, 1820, Mysta Malmgren, 1865 and Hypereteone Bergström, 1914 (Polychaeta: Phyllodocidae). Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria, 49, 385-431.

Wilson, R.S. (1988) Synonymy of the genus Nectoneanthes Imajima, 1972, with Neanthes Kinberg, 1866 (Polychaeta: Nereididae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 101, 4-10.

Wilson, R.S. (1987) Book review: Proceedings of the First International Polychaete Conference, Sydney, Australia, July 1983. Australian Journal of Ecology, 12, 207-208.

Wilson, R.S. & Poore, G.C.B. (1987) The Bass Strait Survey: biological sampling stations, 1979-1983. Occasional Papers from the Museum of Victoria, 3, 1-14.

Wilson, R.S. (1985) Nereis and Platynereis (Polychaeta: Nereididae) from Victoria with description of a new species of Nereis. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 97, 129-138.

Wilson, R.S. (1984) Neanthes (Polychaeta: Nereididae) from Victoria with descriptions of two new species. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 96, 209-226.