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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodoridae Malmgren, 1867 
AphiaID: 957

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 editorSphaerodoridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodocida incertae sedis
Sources  basis of record Fauchald, K. 1977. The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA) Science Series 28:1-188, available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmacrodorum
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBebryce
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavodorum
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCommensodorum Fauchald, 1974
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphesiella Chamberlin, 1919
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphesiopsis
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuritmia Sarda-Borroy, 1987
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerephesia Fauchald, 1972
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodoridium Lützen, 1961
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodoropsis Hartman & Fauchald, 1971
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodorum Örsted, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThysanoplea

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphesia Rathke, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodorum Örsted, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPollicita Johnston, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerodorum Örsted, 1843
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [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:957
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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). Sphaerodoridae 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=957 on 2014-12-28
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