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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulidae Carus, 1863 
AphiaID: 919

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 editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratuliformia (Suborder)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus Lamarck, 1818
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratuliformia
Sources  original description Carus, J. Victor 1863. Vermes, in W. C. H. Peters, J.V. Carus and C.E.A. Gerstäcker eds., Handbuch der zoologie: Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann, p. 422-484., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1092677
page(s): 441 [as Family Cirratulida] [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorred threads worms  [details]
Direct child
taxa (25)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelochaeta Blake, 1991
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulleriella Chamberlin, 1919
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetozone Malmgren, 1867
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirriformia Hartman, 1936
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria Örsted, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFauvelicirratulus Çinar & Petersen, 2011
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonticellina Laubier, 1961
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtocirrineris Czerniavsky, 1881
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTharyx Webster & Benedict, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimarete Kinberg, 1866

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacirrus Wesenberg-Lund, 1958 (taxon inquirendum, based on probable juvenile)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulispio McIntosh, 1911 (nomen dubium, indeterminable from description)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirrhineris Blainville, 1828 (nomen dubium)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirrineris [auctt.] represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirrhineris Blainville, 1828 (alternate representation, misspelling of Cirrhineris Blainville, 1828)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmbo Chamberlin, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimarete Kinberg, 1866
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchidice Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAudouina [auctt.] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirriformia Hartman, 1936
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAudouinia Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirriformia Hartman, 1936
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirrhatula [auct. lapsus] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirrhatulus [auct. lapsus] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus Lamarck, 1818
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocirrus Grube, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria Örsted, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabranda Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirriformia Hartman, 1936
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaraganseta Leidy, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDodecaceria Örsted, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPromenia Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirratulus Lamarck, 1818
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface grazer [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Pseudocirratulus Augener, 1922 is moved to Polychaeta Incertae sedis as it is not a Cirratulidae and its affinities are uncertain (Petersen, 1994) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Placed under Spionida [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:919
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2006-06-08 07:36:34Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2007-12-15 20:01:16Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2014-07-15 21:59:31Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Cirratulidae Carus, 1863. 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=919 on 2014-09-02
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