BeRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFabriciidae Rioja, 1923 
AphiaID: 154918

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFabriciidae
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida
Sources  original description Rioja, Enrique 1923. Estudio sistemático de las Especies IbĂ©ricas del suborden Sabelliformia. Trabajos del Museo nacional de ciencias naturales 48: 5-144., available online at
page(s): 15, 50; note: as Fabricinae, subfamily of Sabellidae [details]

status source Huang, D. W.; Fitzhugh, K.; Rouse, G. W. 2011. Inference of phylogenetic relationships within Fabriciidae (Sabellida, Annelida) using molecular and morphological data. Cladistics 27(4): 356-379 [details]

status source Kupriyanova, E. K.; Rouse, G. W. 2008. Yet another example of paraphyly in Annelida: Molecular evidence that Sabellidae contains Serpulidae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46(3): 1174-1181, available online at [details]

identification resource Giangrande, A.; Gambi, M. C.; Micheli, F.; Kroeker, K. J. (2014). Fabriciidae (Annelida, Sabellida) from a naturally acidified coastal system (Italy) with description of two new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 94(7): 1417-1427., available online at
page(s): [Key to Mediterranean Sea species] [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManayunkia Leidy, 1859
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Edit history
Date   action   by
2005-04-21 14:12:09Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2006-12-20 10:41:54Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2010-09-13 23:05:59Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
2012-05-24 21:53:36Z  changed  Read, Geoffrey
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  Citation: Read, G. (2012). Fabriciidae Rioja, 1923. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2017). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010 onwards). The Belgian Register of Marine Species at on 2017-08-16
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