WoRMS name details

Microphthalminae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971

322549  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:322549)

nomen dubium (incertae sedis)
Subfamily
Microphthalmus Mecznikow, 1865 (type by original designation)
Genus Hesionella Hartman, 1939
Genus Hesionides Friedrich, 1937
Genus Microphthalmus Mecznikow, 1865

Genus Alikuhnia Hartman, 1959 (taxon inquirendum)

Genus Anophthalmus Alikuhni, 1949 accepted as Alikuhnia Hartman, 1959 (replaced junior homonym)
Genus Fridericiella Hartmann-Schröder, 1959 accepted as Microphthalmus Mecznikow, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Genus Hesionella Friedrich, 1956 accepted as Microphthalmus Mecznikow, 1865 (replaced junior homonym and junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1971).[use for POLYCHAETA] Annelida, Borstenwürmer, Polychaeta 1-594. IN: Dahl, Maria and Peus, Fritz (Ed.). Vol. 58. Tierwelt Deutschlands und der angrenzenden Meeresteile nach ihren Maermalen und nach ihrer Lebensweise. Gustav Fischer Verlag. Jena. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 134 [details]   
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2018). World Polychaeta database. Microphthalminae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=322549 on 2018-05-24
Date
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2008-03-03 06:51:11Z
created
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z
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2013-11-07 21:18:31Z
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original description Hartmann-Schröder, G. (1971).[use for POLYCHAETA] Annelida, Borstenwürmer, Polychaeta 1-594. IN: Dahl, Maria and Peus, Fritz (Ed.). Vol. 58. Tierwelt Deutschlands und der angrenzenden Meeresteile nach ihren Maermalen und nach ihrer Lebensweise. Gustav Fischer Verlag. Jena. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 134 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Classification Hesionides and Microphthalmus (Microphthalminae) are interstitial animals traditionally placed in Hesionidae. However, as noted by Rouse & Pleijel (2003) and others, morphological and molecular studies indicate they lie outside, with uncertain position within Nereidiformia [details]