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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalminae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971 
AphiaID: 322549

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErrantia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidiformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionidae (Family)
Status nomen dubium (incertae sedis)
Rank Subfamily
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalmus Mecznikow, 1865 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionidae Grube, 1850
Sources  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)
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFridericiella Laubier, 1967
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionella Hartman, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionides Friedrich, 1937
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophthalmus Mecznikow, 1865

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlikuhnia Hartman, 1959 (taxon inquirendum)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnophthalmus Alikuhni, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlikuhnia Hartman, 1959
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHesionella Friedrich, 1956 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFridericiella Laubier, 1967
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:322549
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Date   action   by
2008-03-03 06:51:11Z  created  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2013-11-07 21:18:31Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Microphthalminae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=322549 on 2014-07-24
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