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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtyidae Grube, 1850 
AphiaID: 956

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 editorPhyllodocida incertae sedis (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtyidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida incertae sedis
Sources  original description Grube, A.E. 1850. Die Familien der Anneliden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin, 16(1): 249-364., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31180#page/257/mode/1up
page(s): 300 [details]

identification resource Ravara, Ascensão ; Cunha, Marina R. ; Pleijel, Fredrik 2010: Nephtyidae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from southern Europe. Zootaxa 2682: 1-68. , available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/f/zt02682p068.pdf [details]

identification resource Rainer, Sebastian F. 1991: The genus Nephtys (Polychaeta: Phyllodocida) of northern Europe: A review of species, including the description of N. pulchra new species and a key to the Nephtyidae. Helgolander Meeresuntersuchungen 45(1-2): 65-96., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02365637 [details]

identification resource Dnestrovskaya, N.Yu. and Jirkov, I.A. (2011). Identification key for Nephtyidae (Polychaeta) of the Eastern Atlantic and the North Polar Basin. NMBAQC 2008 taxonomic workshop, Dove Marine Laboratory. 7pp., available online at http://www.nmbaqcs.org/scheme-components/invertebrates/literature-and-taxonomic-keys/id-key-for-nephtyidae-(polychaeta).aspx [details]

identification resource Dixon-Bridges, Kylie; Gladstone, William; Hutchings, Pat A. (2014). One new species of Micronephthys Friedrich, 1939 and one new species of Nephtys Cuvier, 1817 (Polychaeta: Phyllodocida: Nephtyidae) from eastern Australia with notes on Aglaophamus australiensis (Fauchald, 1965) and a key to all Australian species. Zootaxa. 3872(5): 513-540., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3872.5.5
page(s): [key to Australian species] [details]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcatworms  [details]
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taxa (10)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAglaophamus Kinberg, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAglaopheme
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBipalponephtys Ravara, Wiklund, Cunha & Pleijel, 2010
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInermonephtys Fauchald, 1968
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronephthys Friedrich, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtys Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortelia

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAonis Savigny, 1822 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtys Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentinephtys Imajima, 1987 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtys Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephthys [auctt.] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNephtys Cuvier, 1817
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [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:956
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Nephtyidae Grube, 1850. 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=956 on 2014-12-25
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