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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpheliidae Malmgren, 1867 
AphiaID: 924

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 editorScolecida (Infraclass)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolecida
Sources 
identification resource Maciolek, N.J. & J.A. Blake. 2006. Opheliidae (Polychaeta) collected by the R/V Hero and the USNS Eltanin cruises from the Southern Ocean and South America. Scientia Marina, 70S3: 101-113., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.3989/scimar.2006.70s3101 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypanella McIntosh, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntiobactrum Chamberlin, 1919
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmandia Filippi, 1861
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNais Dujardin, 1839
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpheliinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomeris O.G. Costa, 1844
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia Savigny, 1822
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracophelia Ehlers, 1897
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCassandane Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia Savigny, 1822
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuzonus Grube, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracophelia Ehlers, 1897
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitetis Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia Savigny, 1822
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinophelia Hartman, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracophelia Ehlers, 1897
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelininae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmotrypane Rathke, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLadice Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmaria Grube, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerpsichore Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
» Tribe Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrosiphon Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelina Örsted, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyophthalmus Quatrefages, 1850
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygophelia M. Sars, 1869
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachytrypane McIntosh, 1876

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobochesis Hutchings & Murray, 1984 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracophelia Ehlers, 1897
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudophelia Katzmann, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphelia Savigny, 1822
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
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:924
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-03-03 00:50:30Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Opheliidae Malmgren, 1867. 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=924 on 2014-09-19
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