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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditiformia 
AphiaID: 927

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)
Authority Levinsen, 1883
Status accepted
Rank Suborder
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida
Sources  original description Levinsen, G. M. R. 1883. Systematisk-geografisk Oversigt over de nordiske Annulata, Gephyrea, Chaetognathi og Balanoglossi. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening i K√∂benhavn, 1882: 160-251., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34979059
page(s): 180 [details]

identification resource Barnich, R. (2011). Identification of scale worms in British and Irish waters.. NMBAQC 2010 taxonomic workshop, Dove Marine Laboratory. , available online at http://www.nmbaqcs.org/media/10825/barnich_british_scale%20worms_pictoral%20and%20text.pdf [details]

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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcoetidae Kinberg, 1856
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditidae Malmgren, 1867
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulepethidae Chamberlin, 1919
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIphionidae Kinberg, 1856
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholoidae Kinberg, 1858
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynoidae Kinberg, 1856
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigalionidae Malmgren, 1867

Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditoidea (nomen dubium, superfluous name, no longer required as nominal superfamily)
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysopetalacea (nomen dubium, superfluous name, no longer required as nominal superfamily)
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisionacea (nomen dubium, superfluous name, not in use, Pisionidae are Sigalionidae)

Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalmyridae Kinberg, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroditidae Malmgren, 1867
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholoididae Fauchald, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigalionidae Malmgren, 1867
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisionidae Southern, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigalionidae Malmgren, 1867
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyodontidae Augener, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcoetidae Kinberg, 1856
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment Superfamilies under suborder Aphroditiformia are currently disused and equivalent, therefore all, including Aphroditoidea, are superfluous. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:927
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2013-12-19 03:39:15Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
  
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  Citation: Read, G. (2014). Aphroditiformia. 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=927 on 2014-09-24
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