WoRMS taxon details

Nereidinae Blainville, 1818

324346  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:324346)

accepted
Subfamily
Genus Alitta Kinberg, 1865
Genus Ceratonereis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Ceratonereis brunnea Langerhans, 1884
  » Species Ceratonereis dawydovi (Fauvel, 1937)
  » Species Ceratonereis debilis (Grube, 1857)
  » Species Ceratonereis divaricata (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Ceratonereis dorsolineata (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Ceratonereis fallax (Quatrefages, 1866)
  » Species Ceratonereis gracilis (Webster, 1884)
  » Species Ceratonereis hastifera (Fauvel, 1937)
  » Species Ceratonereis hemprichii (Grube, 1873)
  » Species Ceratonereis imperfecta (Gravier & Dantan, 1934)
  » Species Ceratonereis incisa (Gravier & Dantan, 1934)
  » Species Ceratonereis japonica Imajima, 1972
  » Species Ceratonereis kardagica (Vinogradov, 1933)
  » Species Ceratonereis longicirrata Perkins, 1980
  » Species Ceratonereis mirabilis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Ceratonereis obockensis Gravier, 1902
  » Species Ceratonereis obocki Gravier, 1899
  » Species Ceratonereis pectinifera (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Ceratonereis singularis Treadwell, 1929
  » Species Ceratonereis tentaculata Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Ceratonereis ternatensis (Fischli, 1900)
  » Species Ceratonereis tripartita Horst, 1918
  » Subgenus Ceratonereis (Ceratonereis) represented as Ceratonereis Kinberg, 1865 (disused nominal subgenus)
  » Subgenus Ceratonereis (Composetia) Hartmann-Schröder, 1985 represented as Composetia Hartmann-Schröder, 1985
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) anoculata (Amoureux, 1982)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) antarctica Hartmann-Schröder & Rosenfeldt, 1988
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) articulata (Ehlers, 1887)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) beringiana (Levenstein, 1961)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) brasiliensis (McIntosh, 1885)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) coracina (Grube, 1878)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) costae (Grube, 1840)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) dualaensis (Augener, 1918)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) dubia Rullier, 1972
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) dunckeri (Augener, 1924)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) fakaravae (Chamberlin, 1919)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) flagellipes (Fauvel, 1932)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) gorbunovi (Uschakov, 1950)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) hircinicola (Eisig, 1870)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) hyalognatha (Ehlers, 1920)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) irritabilis (Webster, 1879)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) keiskama (Day, 1953)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) microcephala (Grube, 1878)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) monronis (Westheide, 1977)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) moorei (Imajima, 1972)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) paucidentata (Moore, 1903)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) pietschmanni (Holly, 1935)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) rolasiensis (Augener, 1918)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) scotiae (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1956)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) tunicatae (Hartman, 1936)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) vermillionensis (Fauchald, 1972)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) versipedata (Ehlers, 1887)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) vittata Langerhans, 1884
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) vulgata (Kinberg, 1865)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) maxillodentata (Hutchings & Turvey, 1985) represented as Nereis maxillodentata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
    » Species Ceratonereis (Composetia) burmensis (Monro, 1937) accepted as Neanthes glandicincta (Southern, 1921) (alternate representation of subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis anoculata Amoureux, 1982 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) anoculata (Amoureux, 1982) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis beringiana Levenstein, 1961 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) beringiana (Levenstein, 1961) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis brasiliensis (McIntosh, 1885) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) brasiliensis (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis coracina (Grube, 1878) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) coracina (Grube, 1878) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis costae (Grube, 1840) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) costae (Grube, 1840)
  » Species Ceratonereis dualaensis (Augener, 1918) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) dualaensis (Augener, 1918) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis dubia Rullier, 1972 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) dubia Rullier, 1972 (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis dunckeri (Augener, 1924) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) dunckeri (Augener, 1924) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis fakaravae Chamberlin, 1919 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) fakaravae (Chamberlin, 1919) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis flagellipes (Fauvel, 1932) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) flagellipes (Fauvel, 1932) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis gorbunovi (Uschakov, 1950) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) gorbunovi (Uschakov, 1950) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis hircinicola (Eisig, 1870) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) hircinicola (Eisig, 1870)
  » Species Ceratonereis irritabilis (Webster, 1879) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) irritabilis (Webster, 1879) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis keiskama Day, 1953 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) keiskama (Day, 1953) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis microcephala (Grube, 1878) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) microcephala (Grube, 1878) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis monronis Westheide, 1977 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) monronis (Westheide, 1977) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis moorei Imajima, 1972 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) moorei (Imajima, 1972) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis paucidentata (Moore, 1903) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) paucidentata (Moore, 1903) (superseded recombination|subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis perkinsi Hartmann-Schröder, 1985 represented as Ceratonereis (Ceratonereis) perkinsi Hartmann-Schröder, 1985
  » Species Ceratonereis pietschmanni (Holly, 1935) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) pietschmanni (Holly, 1935) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis rolasiensis (Augener, 1918) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) rolasiensis (Augener, 1918) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis scotiae (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1956) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) scotiae (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1956) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis tunicatae (Hartman, 1936) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) tunicatae (Hartman, 1936) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis vermillionensis Fauchald, 1972 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) vermillionensis (Fauchald, 1972) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis versipedata (Ehlers, 1887) represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) versipedata (Ehlers, 1887) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis vittata Langerhans, 1884 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) vittata Langerhans, 1884
  » Species Ceratonereis vulgata Kinberg, 1865 represented as Ceratonereis (Composetia) vulgata (Kinberg, 1865) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) Hartmann-Schröder, 1985 accepted as Simplisetia Hartmann-Schröder, 1985
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) aequisetis (Augener, 1913) accepted as Simplisetia aequisetis (Augener, 1913) (superseded combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) amphidonta Hutchings & Turvey, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia amphidonta (Hutchings & Turvey, 1982) (superseded subgeneric combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) anchylochaeta (Horst, 1924) accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) erythraeensis Fauvel, 1918 accepted as Simplisetia erythraeensis (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) limnetica Hutchings & Glasby, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia limnetica (Hutchings & Glasby, 1982) (superseded combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded subgeneric combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) similisetis (Grube, 1878) accepted as Simplisetia similisetis (Grube, 1878) (superseded combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) transversa Hutchings & Turvey, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia transversa (Hutchings & Turvey, 1982) (superseded subgeneric combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) turveyi Hutchings & Glasby, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia turveyi (Hutchings & Glasby, 1982) (superseded combination)
    » Species Ceratonereis (Simplisetia) vaipekae Gibbs, 1972 accepted as Simplisetia vaipekae (Gibbs, 1972) (superseded combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis aequisetis (Augener, 1913) accepted as Simplisetia aequisetis (Augener, 1913) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Ceratonereis amphidonta Hutchings & Turvey, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia amphidonta (Hutchings & Turvey, 1982) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis anchylochaeta (Horst, 1924) accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis burmensis Monro, 1937 accepted as Neanthes glandicincta (Southern, 1921) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis erythraeensis Fauvel, 1918 accepted as Simplisetia erythraeensis (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis erythraensis [auctt. misspelling] accepted as Ceratonereis erythraeensis Fauvel, 1918 (lapsus)
  » Species Ceratonereis falcaria Willey, 1905 accepted as Nereis falcaria (Willey, 1905) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis limnetica Hutchings & Glasby, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia limnetica (Hutchings & Glasby, 1982) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis lizardensis Ben-Eliahu, Hutchings & Glasby, 1984 accepted as Simplisetia lizardensis (Ben-Eliahu, Hutchings & Glasby, 1984) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis longicauda Treadwell, 1943 accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis marmorata (Horst, 1924) accepted as Composetia marmorata (Horst, 1924) (superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis pachychaeta Fauvel, 1918 accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis pseudoerythraeensis Hutchings & Turvey, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia aequisetis (Augener, 1913) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis punctata Saint-Joseph, 1906 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) costae (Grube, 1840) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis ramosa (Horst, 1919) accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Ceratonereis similisetis (Grube, 1878) accepted as Simplisetia similisetis (Grube, 1878) (superseded combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis transversa Hutchings & Turvey, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia transversa (Hutchings & Turvey, 1982) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis tridentata (Webster, 1879) accepted as Websterinereis tridentata (Webster, 1880) (replaced subsequent combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis turveyi Hutchings & Glasby, 1982 accepted as Simplisetia turveyi (Hutchings & Glasby, 1982) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Ceratonereis vaipekae Gibbs, 1972 accepted as Simplisetia vaipekae (Gibbs, 1972) (superseded original combination)
Genus Cheilonereis Benham, 1916
Genus Composetia Hartmann-Schröder, 1985
Genus Eunereis Malmgren, 1865
  » Species Eunereis caeca Hartman, 1960
  » Species Eunereis elitoralis (Eliason, 1962)
  » Species Eunereis eugeniae de León-González & Solís-Weiss, 2000
  » Species Eunereis longipes (Hartman, 1936)
  » Species Eunereis longissima (Johnston, 1840)
  » Species Eunereis marri (Monro, 1939)
  » Species Eunereis paitillae Fauchald, 1977
  » Species Eunereis patagonica (McIntosh, 1885)
  » Species Eunereis shichengensis Hsueh, 2018
  » Species Eunereis wailesi (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1954)
  » Species Eunereis africana Treadwell, 1943 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Eunereis hardyi (Monro, 1930) accepted as Eunereis patagonica (McIntosh, 1885) (alternate representation of synonym)
Genus Hediste Malmgren, 1867
  » Species Hediste atoka Sato & Nakashima, 2003
  » Species Hediste diadroma Sato & Nakashima, 2003
  » Species Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Hediste japonica (Izuka, 1908)
  » Species Hediste limnicola (Johnson, 1903)
  » Species Hediste kermadeca Kirkegaard, 1995 (taxon inquirendum, characters said not to match genus)
Genus Imajimainereis de León-González & Solís-Weiss, 2000
Genus Leonnates Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Leonnates aylaoberi Çinar & Dagli, 2013
  » Species Leonnates crinitus Hutchings & Reid, 1991
  » Species Leonnates crosnieri Leon-Gonzalez & Salazar-Vallejo, 2003
  » Species Leonnates decipiens Fauvel, 1929
  » Species Leonnates fujianensis (He & Wu, 1989)
  » Species Leonnates guadalupensis (Amoureux, 1985)
  » Species Leonnates indicus Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Leonnates insolitus Gravier & Dantan, 1934
  » Species Leonnates nierstraszi Horst, 1924
  » Species Leonnates nipponicus Imajima, 1972
  » Species Leonnates persicus Wesenberg-Lund, 1949
  » Species Leonnates stephensoni Rullier, 1965
  » Species Leonnates bolus Hutchings & Reid, 1991 accepted as Paraleonnates bolus (Hutchings & Reid, 1991) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Leonnates ehlersi (Augener, 1913) accepted as Australonereis ehlersi (Augener, 1913) (superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Leonnates glauca (Claparède, 1870) accepted as Websterinereis glauca (Claparède, 1870) (superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Leonnates insolita Gravier & Dantan, 1934 accepted as Leonnates insolitus Gravier & Dantan, 1934 (original misspelling for gender agreement, also conditionally proposed)
  » Species Leonnates jousseaumei [misspelling for L. jousseaumi] accepted as Leonnates indicus Kinberg, 1865 (Gravier's spelling variation for Leonnates jousseaumi Gravier, 1899 (a synonym of L. indicus))
  » Species Leonnates jousseaumi Gravier, 1899 accepted as Leonnates indicus Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym (also note alternative spelling of 'jousseaumei'))
  » Species Leonnates persica Wesenberg-Lund, 1949 accepted as Leonnates persicus Wesenberg-Lund, 1949 (incorrect original spelling, for compulsory gender agreement)
  » Species Leonnates pusillus Langerhans, 1880 accepted as Websterinereis glauca (Claparède, 1870) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Leonnates simplex Monro, 1939 accepted as Wuinereis simplex (Monro, 1939) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Leonnates virgatus (Grube, 1873) accepted as Leonnates indicus Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Genus Micronereis Claparède, 1863
  » Species Micronereis anaramosae San Martín & Parapar, 1997
  » Species Micronereis antarctica Rozbaczylo, Canahuire & Ojeda, 1996
  » Species Micronereis bansei (Hartmann-Schröder, 1979)
  » Species Micronereis eniwetokensis Reish, 1961
  » Species Micronereis halei Hartman, 1954
  » Species Micronereis minuta (Knox & Cameron, 1970)
  » Species Micronereis nanaimoensis Berkeley & Berkeley, 1953
  » Species Micronereis ochotensis Buzhinskaya, 1981
  » Species Micronereis piccola Paxton, 1983
  » Species Micronereis variegata Claparède, 1863
  » Species Micronereis bodegae (Fauchald & Belman, 1972) accepted as Micronereis nanaimoensis Berkeley & Berkeley, 1953 (subjective synonym; recombination)
  » Species Micronereis siciliensis Cantone, 1971 accepted as Micronereis variegata Claparède, 1863 (subjective synonym)
Genus Neanthes Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Neanthes abyssorum Hartman, 1967
  » Species Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868)
  » Species Neanthes agnesiae (Augener, 1918)
  » Species Neanthes agulhana (Day, 1963)
  » Species Neanthes arenaceodentata (Moore, 1903)
  » Species Neanthes articulata Knox, 1960
  » Species Neanthes augeneri (Gravier & Dantan, 1934)
  » Species Neanthes babuzai Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes bassi Wilson, 1984
  » Species Neanthes bioculata (Hartmann-Schröder, 1975)
  » Species Neanthes biparagnatha Bonyadi-Naeini, Rastegar-Pouyani, Rastegar-Pouyani, Glasby & Rahimian, 2017
  » Species Neanthes biseriata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Neanthes bongcoi Pillai, 1965
  » Species Neanthes bruaca Lana & Sovierzoski, 1987
  » Species Neanthes ceciliae Steiner & Santos, 2004
  » Species Neanthes chilkaensis (Southern, 1921)
  » Species Neanthes chingrighattensis (Fauvel, 1932)
  » Species Neanthes cortezi Kudenov, 1979
  » Species Neanthes cricognatha (Ehlers, 1904)
  » Species Neanthes crucifera (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Neanthes deplanata (Mohammad, 1971)
  » Species Neanthes donggungensis Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes donghaiensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Neanthes egregicirrata (Treadwell, 1924)
  » Species Neanthes flava Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Neanthes flavipes Ehlers, 1868
  » Species Neanthes flindersi Wilson, 1984
  » Species Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822)
  » Species Neanthes galetae Fauchald, 1977
  » Species Neanthes gisserana (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Neanthes glandicincta (Southern, 1921)
  » Species Neanthes helenae Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Neanthes heteroculata (Hartmann-Schröder, 1981)
  » Species Neanthes hondoensis Khlebovich, 1996
  » Species Neanthes hsinchuensis Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes indica (Kinberg, 1865)
    » Subspecies Neanthes indica brunnea (Day, 1957)
  » Species Neanthes isolata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Neanthes jihueiensis Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes kaomeiensis Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)
  » Species Neanthes kermadeca (Kirkegaard, 1995)
  » Species Neanthes kinmenensis Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes larentukana (Grube, 1881)
  » Species Neanthes latipalpa (Schmarda, 1861)
  » Species Neanthes latipoda (Paik, 1973)
  » Species Neanthes macrocephala (Hansen, 1882)
  » Species Neanthes maculata Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Neanthes manatensis Pillai, 1965
  » Species Neanthes masalacensis (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Neanthes meggitti (Monro, 1931)
  » Species Neanthes mexicana Fauchald, 1972
  » Species Neanthes micromma (Harper, 1979)
  » Species Neanthes mossambica (Day, 1957)
  » Species Neanthes multidentata Fassari & Mollica, 2000
  » Species Neanthes nanhaiensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Neanthes negomboensis De Silva, 1965
  » Species Neanthes noodti Hartmann-Schröder, 1962
  » Species Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822)
  » Species Neanthes operta (Stimpson, 1856)
  » Species Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918)
  » Species Neanthes papillosa (Day, 1963)
  » Species Neanthes philippinensis Leon-Gonzalez & Salazar-Vallejo, 2003
  » Species Neanthes pleijeli Leon-Gonzalez & Salazar-Vallejo, 2003
  » Species Neanthes reducta (Southern, 1921)
  » Species Neanthes roosevelti Hartman, 1939
  » Species Neanthes rubicunda (Ehlers, 1868)
  » Species Neanthes ruficeps (Ehlers, 1904)
  » Species Neanthes sakhalinensis (Okuda, 1935)
  » Species Neanthes sandiegensis Fauchald, 1977
  » Species Neanthes sanguensis Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes sexoculata Cantone, 1990
  » Species Neanthes shigungensis Hsueh, 2019
  » Species Neanthes shinkai Shimabukuro, Santos, Alfaro-Lucas, Fujiwara & Sumida, 2017
  » Species Neanthes suluensis Kirkegaard, 1995
  » Species Neanthes tasmani Bakken, 2002
  » Species Neanthes trifasciata (Ehlers, 1901)
  » Species Neanthes typhla (Monro, 1930)
  » Species Neanthes uncinula Russell, 1962
  » Species Neanthes unifasciata (Willey, 1905)
  » Species Neanthes uniseriata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Neanthes vaalii Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Neanthes verrillii (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Neanthes vitabunda (Pflugfelder, 1933)
  » Species Neanthes vitiazi Khlebovich, 1996
  » Species Neanthes willeyi (Day, 1934)
  » Species Neanthes zonata Malmgren, 1867
  » Species Neanthes anchylochaeta (Horst, 1924) accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Neanthes brandti (Malmgren, 1865) accepted as Alitta brandti Malmgren, 1865 (superseded recombination)
  » Species Neanthes capensis Willey, 1904 accepted as Neanthes willeyi (Day, 1934) (replaced name, a junior homonym when in Nereis to Nereis (Perinereis) capensis (Kinberg, 1865))
  » Species Neanthes caudata (sensu Delle Chiaje, 1827) accepted as Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868) (based on a misidentification)
  » Species Neanthes diversicolor (Müller, 1776) accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Neanthes grandis (Stimpson, 1853) accepted as Alitta grandis (Stimpson, 1853) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Neanthes ijimai (Izuka, 1912) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Neanthes irrorata (Malmgren, 1867) accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (superseded combination of synonym)
  » Species Neanthes japonica (Izuka, 1908) accepted as Hediste japonica (Izuka, 1908) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Neanthes lighti Hartman, 1938 accepted as Hediste limnicola (Johnson, 1903) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Neanthes multignatha (Wu, Sun& yang, 1981) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Neanthes obscura Treadwell, 1928 accepted as Perinereis helleri (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Neanthes oligohalina Rioja, 1946 accepted as Nereis oligohalina (Rioja, 1946) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Neanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (supersed recombination)
  » Species Neanthes pseudonoodti Fauchald, 1977 accepted as Pseudonereis pseudonoodti (Fauchald, 1977) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Neanthes saltoni (Hartman, 1936) accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (superseded subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Neanthes seridentata Hartmann-Schröder, 1959 accepted as Perinereis seridentata (Hartmann-Schröder, 1959) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Neanthes succinea (Leuckart, 1847) accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (superseded combination)
  » Species Neanthes variegata Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Pseudonereis gallapagensis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Neanthes virens (M. Sars, 1835) accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (superseded subsequent combination)
Genus Nectoneanthes Imajima, 1972
  » Species Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879)
  » Species Nectoneanthes uchiwa Sato, 2013
  » Species Nectoneanthes alatopalpis (Wesenberg-Lund, 1949) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Nectoneanthes donghaiensis He, 1987 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nectoneanthes ijimai (Izuka, 1912) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Nectoneanthes latipoda Paik, 1973 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nectoneanthes legeri (Gravier & Dantan, 1934) accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Nectoneanthes multignatha Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (subjective synonym)
Genus Nereis Linnaeus, 1758
  » Subgenus Nereis (Ceratonereis)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) aequisetis Augener, 1913 accepted as Simplisetia aequisetis (Augener, 1913) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) alaskensis Treadwell, 1921 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) paucidentata (Moore, 1903) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) bartletti Treadwell, 1937 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) hircinicola (Eisig, 1870) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) beringianus Levenstein, 1961 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) beringiana (Levenstein, 1961) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) brasiliensis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) brasiliensis (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) coracina Grube, 1878 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) coracina (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) divaricata Grube, 1878 accepted as Ceratonereis divaricata (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) dorsolineata Horst, 1924 accepted as Ceratonereis dorsolineata (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) dualaensis Augener, 1918 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) dualaensis (Augener, 1918) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) dunckeri Augener, 1924 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) dunckeri (Augener, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) ehlersiana Claparède, 1870 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) hircinicola (Eisig, 1870) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) erythraeensis (Fauvel, 1918) accepted as Simplisetia erythraeensis (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded subsequent combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) flagellipes Fauvel, 1932 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) flagellipes (Fauvel, 1932) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) gorbunovi Uschakov, 1950 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) gorbunovi (Uschakov, 1950) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) guttata Claparède, 1868 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) costae (Grube, 1840) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) hastifera Fauvel, 1937 accepted as Ceratonereis hastifera (Fauvel, 1937) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) hyalognatha Ehlers, 1920 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) hyalognatha (Ehlers, 1920) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) imperfecta Gravier & Dantan, 1934 accepted as Ceratonereis imperfecta (Gravier & Dantan, 1934) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) incisa Gravier & Danta, 1934 accepted as Ceratonereis incisa (Gravier & Dantan, 1934) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) kardagica Vinogradov, 1933 accepted as Ceratonereis kardagica (Vinogradov, 1933) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) kinbergiana Claparède, 1870 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) hircinicola (Eisig, 1870) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) lapinigensis Grube, 1878 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) costae (Grube, 1840) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) marmorata Horst, 1924 accepted as Composetia marmorata (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) microcephala Grube, 1878 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) microcephala (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) pectinifera Grube, 1878 accepted as Ceratonereis pectinifera (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) pietschmanni Holly, 1935 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) pietschmanni (Holly, 1935) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) ramosa Horst, 1919 accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) scotiae Berkeley & Berkeley, 1956 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) scotiae (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1956) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) similisetis Grube, 1878 accepted as Simplisetia similisetis (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) singularis Treadwell, 1943 accepted as Ceratonereis mirabilis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym (probably out of date))
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) ternatensis Fischli, 1900 accepted as Ceratonereis ternatensis (Fischli, 1900) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) tunicatae Hartman, 1936 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) tunicatae (Hartman, 1936) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Ceratonereis) versipedata Ehlers, 1887 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) versipedata (Ehlers, 1887) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Herfriedia)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Heteronereis)
    » Species Nereis (Heteronereis) brevicirris Grube, 1866 accepted as Perinereis brevicirris (Grube, 1866) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Heteronereis) caeruleis Hoagland, 1920 accepted as Perinereis caeruleis (Hoagland, 1920) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Leptonereis)
    » Species Nereis (Leptonereis) acuta Treadwell, 1923 accepted as Laeonereis acuta (Treadwell, 1923) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Leptonereis) cebuensis Grube, 1878 accepted as Platynereis cebuensis (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Leptonereis) distorta Treadwell, 1936 accepted as Tylorrhynchus heterochetus (Quatrefages, 1866) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Leptonereis) glauca Claparède, 1870 accepted as Websterinereis glauca (Claparède, 1870) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Leptonereis) inermis Hoagland, 1920 accepted as Kinberginereis inermis (Hoagland, 1920) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Leptonereis) vaillanti Saint-Joseph, 1888 accepted as Websterinereis glauca (Claparède, 1870) (subjective synonym)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Lycoris)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) abnormis Horst, 1924 accepted as Platynereis abnormis (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) abyssicola Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis abyssicola (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) anchylochaeta Horst, 1924 accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) badiotorquata Grube, 1878 accepted as Nereis badiotorquata (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) baliensis Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis baliensis (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) batjanensis Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis batjanensis (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) buitendijki Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis buitendijki (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) crucifera Grube, 1878 accepted as Neanthes crucifera (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) ehlersiana Grube, 1878 accepted as Nereis ehlersiana (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) gisserana Horst, 1924 accepted as Neanthes gisserana (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) heteromorpha Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis heteromorpha (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) larseni Monro, 1926 accepted as Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) masalacensis Grube, 1878 accepted as Neanthes masalacensis (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) quatrefagesi Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis quatrefagesi (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) semperiana Grube, 1878 accepted as Nereis semperiana (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) sumbawaensis Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis sumbawaensis (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) trifasciata Grube, 1878 accepted as Neanthes trifasciata (Ehlers, 1901) (superseded original combination)
      » Subspecies Nereis (Lycoris) trifasciata vandersandi Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis trifasciata vandersandi (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) tydemani Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis tydemani (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Lycoris) verrillii Grube, 1878 accepted as Neanthes verrillii (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Neonereis)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Nephthys)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Pseudonereis)
    » Species Nereis (Pseudonereis) rottnestiana Augener, 1913 accepted as Pseudonereis rottnestiana (Augener, 1913) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Pseudonereis) trimaculata Horst, 1924 accepted as Pseudonereis trimaculata (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis abbreviata Holly, 1935
  » Species Nereis abyssa Imajima, 2009
  » Species Nereis abyssicola (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Nereis acustris Linnaeus, 1767
  » Species Nereis aegyptia (Savigny in Lamarck, 1818)
  » Species Nereis alacranensis Ramírez­-Hernández, Hernández-Alcántara & Solís-Weiss, 2015
  » Species Nereis albipes Grube, 1873
  » Species Nereis allenae Pettibone, 1956
  » Species Nereis amoyensis (Treadwell, 1936)
  » Species Nereis angelensis Fauchald, 1972
  » Species Nereis angusta (Kinberg, 1865)
  » Species Nereis angusticollis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Nereis annularis Blainville, 1818
  » Species Nereis anoculis Hartman, 1960
  » Species Nereis anoculopsis Fauchald, 1972
  » Species Nereis anodonta Schmarda, 1861
  » Species Nereis antipoda Knox, 1960
  » Species Nereis apalie Wilson, 1985
  » Species Nereis arroyensis Treadwell, 1901
  » Species Nereis augeneri Gravier & Dantan, 1934
  » Species Nereis badiotorquata (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Nereis baliensis (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Nereis baolingi de León-González & Solís-Weiss, 2000
  » Species Nereis batjanensis (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Nereis bifida Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Nereis bipartita (Bobretzky, 1868)
  » Species Nereis blainvillei Delle Chiaje, 1828
  » Species Nereis broa Lana & Sovierzoski, 1987
  » Species Nereis buitendijki (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Nereis caecoides Hartman, 1965
  » Species Nereis caerulea Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Nereis calamus Renier, 1804
  » Species Nereis callaona (Grube, 1857)
    » Subspecies Nereis callaona peroniensis Kott, 1951 accepted as Nereis peroniensis Kott, 1951 (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis caparti Fauvel, 1953
  » Species Nereis casoae Leon-Gonzalez & Solis-Weiss, 2001
  » Species Nereis castelnaui Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis caudipunctata (Grube, 1857)
  » Species Nereis caymanensis Fauchald, 1977
  » Species Nereis chlorodes Blanchard in Gay, 1849
  » Species Nereis chrysocephala Pallas, 1788
  » Species Nereis cirrhigera Viviani, 1805
  » Species Nereis cirriseta Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Nereis cockburnenesis Augener, 1913
  » Species Nereis cockburnensis Augener, 1913
  » Species Nereis confusa Conde-Vela & Salazar-Vallejo, 2015
  » Species Nereis contorta Dalyell, 1853
  » Species Nereis corallina Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Nereis cornuta Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis costaricaensis Dean, 2001
  » Species Nereis coutieri Gravier, 1899
  » Species Nereis crassa Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
  » Species Nereis crocea Renier, 1804
  » Species Nereis cuprea (Schmarda, 1861)
  » Species Nereis dakarensis Fauvel, 1951
  » Species Nereis dayana Sun & Shen in Sun, Wu & Shen, 1978
  » Species Nereis delagica Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788
  » Species Nereis delicatula Blanchard in Gay, 1849
  » Species Nereis delli Knox, 1960
  » Species Nereis denhamensis Augener, 1913
  » Species Nereis donghaiensis He & Wu, 1988
  » Species Nereis dorsolobata Hartmann-Schröder, 1965
  » Species Nereis eakini Hartman, 1936
  » Species Nereis edwardsii Delle Chiaje, 1828
  » Species Nereis ehlersiana (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Nereis ehrenbergi Grube, 1868
  » Species Nereis eugeniae (Kinberg, 1865)
  » Species Nereis falcaria (Willey, 1905)
  » Species Nereis fauchaldi Leon-Gonzalez & Diaz-Castaneda, 1998
  » Species Nereis fauveli Gravier & Dantan, 1934
  » Species Nereis filicaudata Fauvel, 1951
  » Species Nereis foliosa Schmarda, 1861
  » Species Nereis fossae Fauchald, 1972
  » Species Nereis frontalis Bosc, 1802
  » Species Nereis funchalensis (Langerhans, 1880)
  » Species Nereis fusifera Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis garwoodi González-Escalante & Salazar-Vallejo, 2003
  » Species Nereis ghardaqae Hartmann-Schröder, 1960
  » Species Nereis goajirana Augener, 1933
  » Species Nereis gracilis (Hansen, 1878)
  » Species Nereis granulata Day, 1957
  » Species Nereis gravieri Fauvel, 1902
  » Species Nereis grayi Pettibone, 1956
  » Species Nereis grubei (Kinberg, 1865)
  » Species Nereis guangdongensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Nereis hainanica Khlebovich, 1963
  » Species Nereis heronensis Glasby, Nu-Wei & Gibb, 2013
  » Species Nereis heterocirrata Treadwell, 1931
  » Species Nereis heteromorpha (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Nereis heteropoda Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821
  » Species Nereis holochaeta Intes & Le Loeuff, 1975
  » Species Nereis homogompha Rullier, 1972
  » Species Nereis huanghaiensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Nereis icosiensis Gravier & Dantan, 1928
  » Species Nereis ignota Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis imajimai Leon-Gonzalez & Diaz-Castaneda, 1998
  » Species Nereis imbecillis Grube, 1840
  » Species Nereis imperfecta Gravier & Dantan, 1936
  » Species Nereis inflata Leon-Gonzalez & Solis-Weiss, 2001
  » Species Nereis iris Stimpson, 1853
  » Species Nereis izukai Okuda, 1939
  » Species Nereis jacksoni Kinberg, 1865
    » Subspecies Nereis jacksoni reducta Hartmann-Schröder, 1960 accepted as Nereis reducta Hartmann-Schröder, 1960 (rank upgrade to species, homonym)
  » Species Nereis krebsii Grube, 1857
  » Species Nereis lamellosa Ehlers, 1868
  » Species Nereis latescens Chamberlin, 1919
  » Species Nereis leuca Chamberlin, 1919
  » Species Nereis ligulata Hilbig, 1992
  » Species Nereis lineata Delle Chiaje, 1827
  » Species Nereis lingulata Hilbig, 1992
  » Species Nereis lithothamnica Annenkova, 1938
  » Species Nereis litoralis Leach in Johnston, 1865
  » Species Nereis lizardensis Glasby, Nu-Wei & Gibb, 2013
  » Species Nereis longdongensis Hsueh, 2020
  » Species Nereis longilingulis Monro, 1937
  » Species Nereis longior Chlebovitsch & Wu, 1962
  » Species Nereis longisetis McIntosh, 1885
  » Species Nereis macropis Ehlers, 1920
  » Species Nereis margarita Montagu, 1804
  » Species Nereis marginata Grube, 1857
  » Species Nereis mariae Holly, 1935
  » Species Nereis maroccensis Amoureux, 1976
  » Species Nereis maxillodentata Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Nereis mendocinana Chamberlin, 1919
  » Species Nereis microcera Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis minima Lamarck, 1801
  » Species Nereis mollis Linnaeus, 1761
  » Species Nereis monoceros Dalyell, 1853
  » Species Nereis monroi Reish, 1953
  » Species Nereis mortenseni Augener, 1923
  » Species Nereis multignatha Imajima & Hartman, 1964
  » Species Nereis myersi Holly, 1935
  » Species Nereis nancaurica Ehlers, 1904
  » Species Nereis nanciae Day, 1949
  » Species Nereis natans Hartman, 1936
  » Species Nereis neoneanthes Hartman, 1948
  » Species Nereis nichollsi Kott, 1951
  » Species Nereis nigripes Ehlers, 1868
  » Species Nereis noctiluca Linnaeus, 1761
  » Species Nereis nouhuysi Horst, 1918
  » Species Nereis nuwalianensis Hsueh, 2020
  » Species Nereis obscura Gravier & Dantan, 1934
  » Species Nereis ockenii Delle Chiaje, 1828
  » Species Nereis octentaculata Montagu, 1804
  » Species Nereis oligohalina (Rioja, 1946)
  » Species Nereis onychophora Horst, 1918
  » Species Nereis otto Delle Chiaje, 1828
  » Species Nereis ovarius Read, 1980
  » Species Nereis panamensis Fauchald, 1977
  » Species Nereis pannosa (Grube, 1857)
  » Species Nereis paporae Hsueh, 2020
  » Species Nereis parabifida Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Nereis paucignatha Hartman, 1940
  » Species Nereis paulina Grube, 1867
  » Species Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Nereis perivisceralis Claparède, 1868
  » Species Nereis peroniensis Kott, 1951
  » Species Nereis persica Fauvel, 1911
  » Species Nereis peruviana Ehlers, 1868
  » Species Nereis phosphorescens Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis phyllophorus Ross, 1819
  » Species Nereis pinnata Müller, 1776
  » Species Nereis piscesae Blake & Hilbig, 1990
  » Species Nereis posidoniae Hutchings & Rainer, 1979
  » Species Nereis procera Ehlers, 1868
  » Species Nereis profundi Kirkegaard, 1956
  » Species Nereis pseudomoniliformis Santos & Lana, 2003
  » Species Nereis pulsatoria (Savigny, 1822)
  » Species Nereis punctata Dalyell, 1853
  » Species Nereis puncturata Grube, 1857
  » Species Nereis quadricorna Delle Chiaje, 1841
  » Species Nereis quoyii Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis radiata Viviani in Grube, 1850
  » Species Nereis ranzani Delle Chiaje, 1828
  » Species Nereis rava Ehlers, 1868
  » Species Nereis regia Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis rigida Grube, 1857
  » Species Nereis riisei Grube, 1857
  » Species Nereis rufa Pennant, 1812
  » Species Nereis rupta Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis sandersi Blake, 1985
  » Species Nereis sarsoensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1960
  » Species Nereis schmardae Hartmann-Schröder, 1962
  » Species Nereis scolopendroides Hansen, 1882
  » Species Nereis segrex Chamberlin, 1919
  » Species Nereis semperiana (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Nereis serrata Santos & Lana, 2003
  » Species Nereis shitipingensis Hsueh, 2020
  » Species Nereis sieboldii Grube, 1873
  » Species Nereis sinensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Nereis spinigera Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Nereis splendida Grube, 1840
  » Species Nereis sumbawaensis (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Nereis surugaense Imajima, 1972
  » Species Nereis taitungensis Hsueh, 2020
  » Species Nereis taiwanensis Hsueh, 2020
  » Species Nereis talehsapensis Fauvel, 1932
  » Species Nereis tenuis Webster & Benedict, 1884
  » Species Nereis tethycola Delle Chiaje, 1831
  » Species Nereis thysanota Ehlers, 1920
  » Species Nereis tiedmanni Delle Chiaje, 1841
  » Species Nereis tigrina Zachs, 1933
  » Species Nereis toporoki Khlebovich, 1996
  » Species Nereis torta Fauvel, 1934
  » Species Nereis translucens Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis triangularis Hutchings & Turvey, 1982
  » Species Nereis tydemani (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Nereis uncia Holly, 1935
  » Species Nereis usticensis Cantone, Catalono & Badalamenti, 2003
  » Species Nereis veleronis Hartman, 1940
  » Species Nereis ventilabrum Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Nereis vexillosa Grube, 1851
  » Species Nereis victoriana Augener, 1918
  » Species Nereis villosa Dalyell, 1853
  » Species Nereis vitiensis Grube, 1870
  » Species Nereis wuchiensis Hsueh, 2020
  » Species Nereis zhongshaensis Shen & Sun in Sun, Wu & Shen, 1978
  » Species Nereis zonata Malmgren, 1867
    » Subspecies Nereis zonata persica Fauvel, 1913
    » Subspecies Nereis zonata persica Fauvel, 1911 accepted as Nereis persica Fauvel, 1911 (rank upgrade to species)
    » Subspecies Nereis zonata tigrina Zachs, 1933 accepted as Nereis tigrina Zachs, 1933 (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis cagliari Kinberg, 1865 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable fide Hartman, 1948)
  » Species Nereis gayi Blanchard in Gay, 1849 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable fide Reish, 1954)
  » Species Nereis languida Kinberg, 1865 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable fide Augener, 1922)
  » Species Nereis mendax Stimpson, 1856 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable, type possibly lost)
  » Species Nereis teres Dalyell, 1853 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable glycerid)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Nereilepas) [auct. misspelling for Nereilepa] (nomen dubium)
    » Species Nereis (Nereilepas) fucata (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (superseded subsequent combination)
    » Species Nereis (Nereilepas) parallelogramma Claparède, 1868 accepted as Nereis falsa Quatrefages, 1866 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Nereilepas) stimpsonis Grube, 1866 accepted as Pseudonereis podocirra (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Nereilepas) variegata Grube, 1857 accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis articulata Hsueh, 2020 (nomen dubium, unavailable junior primary homonym, unreplaced)
  » Species Nereis bifrons O.F. Müller, 1786 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Nereis corniculata O.F. Müller, 1788 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Nereis cylindraria Pallas, 1766 (nomen dubium, suppressed (ICZN) nominal parent of Nereis cylindraria belgica)
    » Subspecies Nereis cylindraria belgica Pallas, 1766 accepted as Pectinaria belgica (Pallas, 1766) (superseded original combination)
    » Subspecies Nereis cylindraria capensis Pallas, 1766 accepted as Pectinaria capensis (Pallas, 1766) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis maculosa Renier, 1804 (nomen dubium, rejected publication, ICZN 316)
  » Species Nereis ochotica Grube, 1851 (nomen dubium, Indeterminable)
  » Species Nereis pectinata Dalyell, 1853 (nomen dubium, Not Polychaeta, perhaps Copepoda)
  » Species Nereis picteti Malaquin & Dehorne, 1907 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Nereis reducta Hartmann-Schröder, 1960 (nomen dubium, junior primary homonym)
  » Species Nereis robusta Quatrefages, 1866 (nomen dubium, unreplaced junior primary homonym to Nereis robusta Kinberg, 1865)
  » Species Nereis sertularias Ehrenberg, 1835 (nomen dubium, confused use of a comment by Linnaeus)
    » Subspecies Nereis sertularias fabricantes Ehrenberg, 1835 (nomen dubium, confused use of a comment by Linnaeus)
  » Species Nereis variegata Renier, 1804 (nomen dubium, rejected publication, thus an unavailable name)
  » Species Nereis heterophylla [auct.] (nomen nudum, data entry error in Hartman Catalogue)
  » Species Nereis neozealanica [auct. nomen nudum] (nomen nudum, lapsus in text listing by Knox)
  » Species Nereis gilchristi Day, 1967 represented as Nereis (Nereis) gilchristi Day, 1967
  » Species Nereis heterodonta (Schmarda, 1861) represented as Nereis (Perinereis) heterodonta (Schmarda, 1861)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Alitta) (Kinberg, 1865) accepted as Alitta Kinberg, 1865 (superseded as subgenus rank)
    » Species Nereis (Alitta) agnesiae Augener, 1918 accepted as Neanthes agnesiae (Augener, 1918) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Alitta) oxypoda Marenzeller, 1879 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Alitta) virens M Sars, 1835 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (superseded combination)
      » Subspecies Nereis (Alitta) virens plenidentata Moore, 1909 accepted as Alitta plenidentata (Moore, 1909) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Eunereis) Malmgren, 1865 accepted as Eunereis Malmgren, 1865 (superseded re-ranking)
    » Species Nereis (Eunereis) elitoralis (Eliason, 1962) accepted as Eunereis elitoralis (Eliason, 1962)
    » Species Nereis (Eunereis) hardyi Monro, 1930 accepted as Eunereis patagonica (McIntosh, 1885) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Eunereis) longipes Hartman, 1936 accepted as Eunereis longipes (Hartman, 1936) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Eunereis) marri Monro, 1939 accepted as Eunereis marri (Monro, 1939) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Eunereis) wailesi Berkeley & Berkeley, 1954 accepted as Eunereis wailesi (Berkeley & Berkeley, 1954) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Hediste) Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Hediste Malmgren, 1867 (superseded alternate representation)
    » Species Nereis (Hediste) diversicolor O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (superseded alternate representation)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Leonnates) Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Leonnates Kinberg, 1865 (superseded subsequent combination)
    » Species Nereis (Leonnates) ehlersi Augener, 1913 accepted as Australonereis ehlersi (Augener, 1913) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Leonnates) virgata Grube, 1873 accepted as Leonnates indicus Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym; author corrected original for Nereis gender, but subgenus rank now disused)
    » Species Nereis (Leonnates) virgatus Grube, 1873 accepted as Leonnates virgatus (Grube, 1873) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Lipephile) Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Perinereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Lipephile) macropus Claparède, 1870 accepted as Perinereis macropus (Claparède, 1870) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Neanthes) Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Neanthes Kinberg, 1865 (superseded subsequent rank change)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) bioculata Hartmann-Schröder, 1975
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) heteroculata Hartmann-Schröder, 1981
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) mancorae Berkeley & Berkeley, 1961
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) agulhana Day, 1963 accepted as Neanthes agulhana (Day, 1963) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) amoyensis Treadwell, 1936 accepted as Nereis amoyensis (Treadwell, 1936) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) arenaceodentata (Moore, 1903) accepted as Neanthes arenaceodentata (Moore, 1903) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) augeneri Gravier & Dantan, 1934 accepted as Neanthes augeneri (Gravier & Dantan, 1934) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) australis Treadwell, 1923 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) deplanata Mohammad, 1971 accepted as Neanthes deplanata (Mohammad, 1971) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) fucata (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (superseded recombination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) indica Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Neanthes indica (Kinberg, 1865) (superseded subsequent combination)
      » Subspecies Nereis (Neanthes) indica brunnea Day, 1957 accepted as Neanthes indica brunnea (Day, 1957) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) linea Treadwell, 1936 accepted as Perinereis linea (Treadwell, 1936) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) meggitti Monro, 1931 accepted as Neanthes meggitti (Monro, 1931) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) micromma Harper, 1979 accepted as Neanthes micromma (Harper, 1979) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) monterea Chamberlin, 1918 accepted as Perinereis monterea (Chamberlin, 1918) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) mossambica Day, 1957 accepted as Neanthes mossambica (Day, 1957) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) operta Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Neanthes operta (Stimpson, 1856) (rank variant of superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) orientalis Treadwell, 1936 accepted as Nereis aibuhitensis (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) oxypoda Marenzeller, 1879 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (superseded alternate representation)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) palpata Treadwell, 1923 accepted as Pseudonereis atopodon Chamberlin, 1919 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) papillosa Day, 1963 accepted as Neanthes papillosa (Day, 1963) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) paucidentata Treadwell, 1939 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (subjective synonymy of a primary junior homonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) perrieri Saint-Joseph, 1898 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) saltoni Hartman, 1936 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) succinea Leuckart, 1847 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (superseded original combination with subgeneric attribution)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) thompsoni Kott, 1951 accepted as Nereis cockburnensis Augener, 1913 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) varia Treadwell, 1941 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (subjective synonymy of replacement name)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) virens Sars, 1835 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (superseded combination)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthes) willeyi (Day, 1934) accepted as Neanthes willeyi (Day, 1934) (New combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Neanthioides) Rioja, 1918 accepted as Neanthes Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Neanthioides) bolivari Rioja, 1918 accepted as Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868) (subjective synonym)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Nephtys) Cuvier, 1817 accepted as Nephtys Cuvier, 1817 (superseded incorrect recombination as subgenus, as Nephtys is not in Nereididae)
    » Species Nereis (Nephtys) hirsuta Dalyell, 1853 (nomen dubium, indeterminable, and a missclassification into Nereis)
    » Species Nereis (Nephtys) lineata Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Nephtys caeca (Fabricius, 1780) (superseded original combination)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Nereis) Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Nereis Linnaeus, 1758 (currently disused nominal subgenus)
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) brisbanensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1990
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) ethiopiae Day, 1965
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) gaikwadi Day, 1973
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) gilchristi Day, 1967
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) macroaciculata Hartmann-Schröder, 1986
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) neogracilis Mohammad, 1970
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) rangiroaensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1992
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) chilkaensis Southern, 1921 accepted as Neanthes chilkaensis (Southern, 1921) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) eakini Hartman, 1936 accepted as Nereis eakini Hartman, 1936 (disused nominal subgenus rank)
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) elitoralis Eliason, 1962 accepted as Eunereis elitoralis (Eliason, 1962) (superseded original combination (as nominal subgenus))
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) eucapitis Hartman, 1936 accepted as Nereis grubei (Kinberg, 1865) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) glandicincta Southern, 1921 accepted as Neanthes glandicincta (Southern, 1921) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) grayi Pettibone, 1956 accepted as Nereis grayi Pettibone, 1956 (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Nereis) neonigripes Hartman, 1936 accepted as Nereis pelagica neonigripes Hartman, 1936 (rank downgrade to a subspecies of Nereis pelagica)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Perinereis) Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Perinereis Kinberg, 1865 (superseded subsequent rank change)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) heterodonta (Schmarda, 1861)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) aibuhitensis Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis aibuhitensis (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) barbara Monro, 1926 accepted as Perinereis barbara (Monro, 1926) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) binongkae Horst, 1924 accepted as Perinereis binongkae (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) calmani Monro, 1926 accepted as Perinereis calmani (Monro, 1926) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) camiguina Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis camiguina (Grube, 1878)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) camiguinoides Augener, 1922 accepted as Perinereis camiguinoides (Augener, 1922) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) capensis (Kinberg, 1865) accepted as Perinereis capensis (Kinberg, 1865) (superseded subsequent combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) cavifrons Ehlers, 1920 accepted as Perinereis cavifrons (Ehlers, 1920)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) dongalae Horst, 1924 accepted as Perinereis dongalae (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) falklandica Ramsay, 1914 accepted as Perinereis falklandica (Ramsay, 1914) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) falsovariegata (Monro, 1933) accepted as Perinereis falsovariegata Monro, 1933 (superseded subsequent combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) helleri Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis helleri (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) melanocephala McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Perinereis anderssoni Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) obfuscata Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis obfuscata (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) perspicillata Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis perspicillata (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) ponuiensis Augener, 1924 accepted as Perinereis ponuiensis (Augener, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) pseudocamiguina Augener, 1922 accepted as Perinereis pseudocamiguina (Augener, 1922) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) rumphii Horst, 1919 accepted as Perinereis rumphii (Horst, 1919) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) singaporiensis Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis singaporiensis (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) striolata Grube, 1878 accepted as Perinereis striolata (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) suluana Horst, 1924 accepted as Perinereis suluana (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) tobeloana Augener, 1933 accepted as Perinereis tobeloana (Augener, 1933) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) variegata (Grube, 1857) accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (superseded subsequent combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) variodentata Augener, 1913 accepted as Perinereis variodentata (Augener, 1913) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Perinereis) yorkensis Augener, 1922 accepted as Perinereis nigropunctata (Horst, 1889) (subjective synonym)
  » Subgenus Nereis (Platynereis) (Kinberg, 1865) accepted as Platynereis Kinberg, 1865 (superseded recombination to subgenus)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) arafurensis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Platynereis arafurensis (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) bengalensis Willey, 1905 accepted as Platynereis bengalensis (Willey, 1905) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) cristatus Horst, 1924 accepted as Platynereis cristatus (Horst, 1924) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) dumerilii Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (superseded subsequent combination)
      » Subspecies Nereis (Platynereis) dumerilii comata Ramsay, 1914 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii comata (Ramsay, 1914) (superseded original combination)
      » Subspecies Nereis (Platynereis) dumerilii striata (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (superseded subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) fuscorubida Grube, 1878 accepted as Platynereis fuscorubida (Grube, 1878) (superseded original combination)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) hewitti Day, 1934 accepted as Platynereis calodonta Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) integer Treadwell, 1920 accepted as Platynereis polyscalma Chamberlin, 1919 (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) kobiensis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) striata (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
    » Species Nereis (Platynereis) tongatabuensis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Platynereis tongatabuensis (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis aculeata Hansen, 1882 accepted as Perinereis aculeata (Hansen, 1882) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis acuminata Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis acutifolia Ehlers, 1901 accepted as Alitta acutifolia (Ehlers, 1901) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis aestuarensis [auct. misspelling] accepted as Nicon aestuariensis Knox, 1951 (misspelling for aestuariensis; superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis agassizi Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis agilis Keferstein, 1862 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis aibuhitensis (Grube, 1878) accepted as Perinereis aibuhitensis (Grube, 1878) (superseded combination)
  » Species Nereis alacris Verrill, 1880 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis alatopalpis Wesenberg-Lund, 1949 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis alba Müller, 1776 accepted as Glycera alba (O.F. Müller, 1776) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis albanyensis Augener, 1913 accepted as Neanthes vaalii Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis ambiguus Treadwell, 1937 accepted as Nereis riisei Grube, 1857 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis angusticollis [sensu Augener, 1913] accepted as Nereis angusticollis Kinberg, 1865 (listing error in Hartman catalogue as homonym to Kinberg's name)
  » Species Nereis anomala (Gravier, 1901) accepted as Pseudonereis anomala Gravier, 1899 (superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis antarctica Verrill, 1875 accepted as Platynereis magalhaensis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis antennata (Claparède, 1863) accepted as Cirroceros antennatus Claparède, 1863 (combination never used)
  » Species Nereis antillensis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis aphroditioides Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Nereimyra aphroditoides (O. Fabricius, 1780) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis aphroditois Pallas, 1788 accepted as Eunice aphroditois (Pallas, 1788) (synonym)
  » Species Nereis arctica Grube, 1851 accepted as Nereis vexillosa Grube, 1851 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis arenaceodentata Moore, 1903 accepted as Neanthes arenaceodentata (Moore, 1903) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis arenaceodonta [auct. misspelling] accepted as Neanthes arenaceodentata (Moore, 1903) (misspelling for arenaceodentata; superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis aries Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Scolelepis vulgaris (Johnston, 1827) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis armillaris O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Syllis armillaris (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Nereis articulata Ehlers, 1887 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) articulata (Ehlers, 1887) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis atlantica McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Perinereis atlantica (McIntosh, 1885) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis bairdii Webster, 1884 accepted as Perinereis anderssoni Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis beaucoudrayi Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833 accepted as Perinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis belawanensis Pflugfelder, 1933 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis bertoloni Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Eunice bertoloni (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis bicanaliculata Baird, 1863 accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis bicruciata Augener, 1906 accepted as Nereis riisei Grube, 1857 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis bilineata Johnston, 1839 accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis bowerbanckii Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis brandti (Malmgren, 1865) accepted as Alitta brandti Malmgren, 1865 (superseded combination)
  » Species Nereis brevicirrata Treadwell, 1920 accepted as Perinereis brevicirrata (Treadwell, 1920) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis brevicirrata Treadwell, 1929 accepted as Nereis pelagica largoensis Treadwell, 1931 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis brevimanus Johnston, 1840 accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis buccinicola Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis bullata Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Sphaerodorum gracilis (Rathke, 1843) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis caeca Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Nephtys caeca (Fabricius, 1780)
  » Species Nereis caenocirrus Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Nereis onychophora Horst, 1918 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis californica Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis caudata (sensu Delle Chiaje, 1827) accepted as Neanthes acuminata (Ehlers, 1868) (based on a misidentification)
  » Species Nereis chilkaensis Southern, 1921 accepted as Neanthes chilkaensis (Southern, 1921) (superseded combination with original nominal subgeneric rank abandoned)
  » Species Nereis chingrighattensis Fauvel, 1932 accepted as Neanthes chingrighattensis (Fauvel, 1932) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis ciliata Müller, 1788 accepted as Nephtys ciliata (Müller, 1788)
  » Species Nereis cirrosa Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Amphitrite cirrata Müller, 1776 (objective synonym, senior but unused)
  » Species Nereis clava Blainville, 1825 accepted as Nephtys hombergii Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis coccinea Renier, 1804 accepted as Lumbrineris coccinea (Renier, 1804) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis coccinea (Delle Chiaje, 1822) accepted as Platynereis coccinea (Delle Chiaje, 1822) (superseded recombination, also secondary homonym)
  » Species Nereis coerulea Hansen, 1882 accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis conchilega Pallas, 1766 accepted as Lanice conchilega (Pallas, 1766) (basionym)
  » Species Nereis costae Grube, 1840 accepted as Ceratonereis costae (Grube, 1840)
  » Species Nereis coutierei [sensu Gravier, 1902] accepted as Nereis coutieri Gravier, 1899 (misspelling in repeat publication (as coutierei) of original coutieri)
  » Species Nereis crassipes Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Perinereis marionii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis cricognatha Ehlers, 1904 accepted as Neanthes cricognatha (Ehlers, 1904) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis cultrifera Grube, 1840 accepted as Perinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis culveri Webster, 1879 accepted as Laeonereis culveri (Webster, 1879) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis cuprea Bosc, 1802 accepted as Diopatra cuprea (Bosc, 1802) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis cuprea [sensu Delle Chiaje, 1822 (1830?) non Bosc] accepted as Diopatra neapolitana Delle Chiaje, 1841 (misidentification usage, not a new name)
  » Species Nereis cyclurus Harrington, 1897 accepted as Cheilonereis cyclurus (Harrington, 1897) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis cylindrata Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Nereis zonata Malmgren, 1867 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis dawydovi Fauvel, 1937 accepted as Ceratonereis dawydovi (Fauvel, 1937) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis debilis Grube, 1857 accepted as Ceratonereis debilis (Grube, 1857) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis decora Treadwell, 1932 accepted as Nereis riisei Grube, 1857 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis denticulata Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis depressa Frey & Leuckart, 1847 accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis disparsetosa Treadwell, 1932 accepted as Pseudonereis palpata (Treadwell, 1923) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis diversicolor Müller, 1776 accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis dubia Blainville, 1825 accepted as Glycera dubia (Blainville, 1825) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis dumerilii Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis dyamusi Izuka, 1912 accepted as Alitta dyamusi (Izuka, 1912) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis eatoni McIntosh, 1876 accepted as Platynereis magalhaensis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis ebranchiata Pallas, 1788 accepted as Lumbrineris ebranchiata (Pallas, 1788) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis edenticulata Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Eunereis longissima (Johnston, 1840) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis egregicirrata (Treadwell, 1924) accepted as Neanthes egregicirrata (Treadwell, 1924) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis elitoralis Eliason, 1962 accepted as Eunereis elitoralis (Eliason, 1962) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis ellipsis Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Eulalia ellipsis (Dalyell, 1853) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis erythraeensis (Fauvel, 1918) accepted as Simplisetia erythraeensis (Fauvel, 1918) (superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis excisa Grube, 1873 accepted as Ceratonereis mirabilis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis ezoensis Izuka, 1912 accepted as Nereis vexillosa Grube, 1851 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis fallax Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Ceratonereis fallax (Quatrefages, 1866) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis falsa Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Nereis splendida Grube, 1840 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis fasciata Bosc, 1802 accepted as Proceraea fasciata (Bosc, 1802)
  » Species Nereis ferox Hansen, 1882 accepted as Pseudonereis ferox (Hansen, 1882) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis ferruginea Gunnerus, 1770 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis festiva Grube, 1874 accepted as Platynereis festiva (Grube, 1874) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis filicornis Müller, 1776 accepted as Spio filicornis (Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis fimbriata Müller, 1776 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis flava Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Eteone flava (Fabricius, 1780) (unaccepted, basionym)
  » Species Nereis flavipes Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Nereis zonata Malmgren, 1867 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis flexuosa Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Oxydromus flexuosus (Delle Chiaje, 1827) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis floridana Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Perinereis floridana (Ehlers, 1868) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis foliata Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Scolelepis squamata (Müller, 1806) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis foliata Baird, 1863 accepted as Alitta brandti Malmgren, 1865 (unaccepted, subjective senior synonym but unreplaced junior primary homonym)
  » Species Nereis foliosa Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Phyllodoce lamelligera (Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis fragilis (Müller, 1776) accepted as Scoletoma fragilis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, superseded combination)
  » Species Nereis fucata (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
    » Subspecies Nereis fucata fucata (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (superseded recombination)
    » Subspecies Nereis fucata inquilina Giard, 1906 accepted as Nereis fucata (Savigny, 1822) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis fulgens Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis gigantea Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Hermodice carunculata (Pallas, 1766) (unaccepted, based by Linnaeus on Seba's illustration which is of an amphinomid)
  » Species Nereis gisserana (Horst, 1924) accepted as Neanthes rubicunda (Ehlers, 1868) (unaccepted, superseded combination of synonym)
  » Species Nereis glandicincta Southern, 1921 accepted as Neanthes glandicincta (Southern, 1921) (unaccepted, superseded combination with original nominal subgeneric rank abandoned)
  » Species Nereis glandulata Hoagland, 1919 accepted as Nereis riisei Grube, 1857 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis glandulosa Ehlers, 1908 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis glasiovi Hansen, 1882 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis gracilicirrata Warren, 1942 accepted as Nereis pelagica largoensis Treadwell, 1931 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis gracilis Webster, 1884 accepted as Ceratonereis gracilis (Webster, 1884) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis gracilis Hansen, 1882 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted)
  » Species Nereis grandifolia Rathke, 1843 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis grandis Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Alitta grandis (Stimpson, 1853) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis heirissonensis Augener, 1913 accepted as Nereis jacksoni Kinberg, 1865 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis hemprichii Grube, 1873 accepted as Ceratonereis hemprichii (Grube, 1873) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis heterocheta Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Tylorrhynchus heterochetus (Quatrefages, 1866) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis hircinicola Eisig, 1870 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) hircinicola (Eisig, 1870) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis ijimai Izuka, 1912 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis incerta Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Perinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis incisa O. Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Syllis incisa (O. Fabricius, 1780) (unaccepted)
  » Species Nereis indica Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Neanthes indica (Kinberg, 1865) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis iricolor Montagu, 1804 accepted as Arabella iricolor (Montagu, 1804) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Nereis irritabilis Webster, 1879 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) irritabilis (Webster, 1879) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis irrorata (Malmgren, 1867) accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (unaccepted, superseded combination of synonym)
    » Variety Nereis irrorata var. rufescens Harmelin, 1964 (nomen dubium, infrasubspecific after 1960)
  » Species Nereis japonica Izuka, 1908 accepted as Hediste japonica (Izuka, 1908) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis kauderni Fauvel, 1921 accepted as Nereis falcaria (Willey, 1905) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis kerguelensis McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
    » Subspecies Nereis kerguelensis oligodonta Augener, 1913 accepted as Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis lamellifera Pallas, 1788 accepted as Phyllodoce lamelligera (Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
    » Subspecies Nereis lamellifera indica Pallas, 1788 accepted as Phyllodoce lamelligera (Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis lamelligera Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788 accepted as Phyllodoce lamelligera (Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis languida Grube, 1867 accepted as Perinereis vancaurica (Ehlers, 1868) (unaccepted, junior primary homonym (replaced by Nereis vancaurica Ehlers, 1868) to Nereis languida Kinberg, 1865)
  » Species Nereis larentukana Grube, 1881 accepted as Neanthes larentukana (Grube, 1881) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis largoensis Treadwell, 1931 accepted as Nereis pelagica largoensis Treadwell, 1931 (unaccepted, superseded original replacement name)
  » Species Nereis lata Hansen, 1882 accepted as Nereis riisei Grube, 1857 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis latipalpa Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Neanthes latipalpa (Schmarda, 1861) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis legeri Gravier & Dantan, 1934 accepted as Nectoneanthes legeri (Gravier & Dantan, 1934) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis limbata Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis limnicola Johnson, 1903 accepted as Hediste limnicola (Johnson, 1903) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis longa Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Eteone longa (Fabricius, 1780) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis longiqua Pruvot, 1930 accepted as Nereis persica Fauvel, 1911 (unaccepted)
  » Species Nereis longissima Johnston, 1840 accepted as Eunereis longissima (Johnston, 1840) (unaccepted, basionym)
  » Species Nereis lucipeta Ehlers, 1908 accepted as Nereis falsa Quatrefages, 1866 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis lumbricalis Blainville, 1825 accepted as Lumbrineris lumbricalis (Blainville, 1825) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis lumbricoides Pallas, 1788 accepted as Arenicola marina (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis lutraria Pallas, 1766 accepted as Spirographis spallanzanii (Viviani, 1805) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis macrocephala Hansen, 1882 accepted as Neanthes macrocephala (Hansen, 1882) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis maculata Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Phyllodoce maculata (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis maculata Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Perinereis vallata (Grube, 1857) (unaccepted, homonym. subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis maculosa Montagu, 1813 accepted as Myrianida pinnigera (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis madreporae Gunnerus, 1768 accepted as Eunice norvegica (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted, nomen dubium, subjective synonym)
    » Subspecies Nereis madreporae pertusae Gunnerus, 1768 accepted as Eunice norvegica (Linnaeus, 1767) (nomen dubium, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis magalhaensis (Kinberg, 1866) accepted as Platynereis magalhaensis Kinberg, 1865 (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis malayana Horst, 1889 accepted as Perinereis malayana (Horst, 1889) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis margaritacea Leach, 1816 accepted as Perinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis marioni [auct. misspelling for 'marionii'] accepted as Perinereis marionii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted, misspelling of superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis marionii Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833 accepted as Perinereis marionii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis massiliensis Moquin-Tandon, 1869 accepted as Platynereis massiliensis (Moquin-Tandon, 1869) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis mediator Chamberlin, 1918 accepted as Nereis grubei (Kinberg, 1865) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis megodon Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis microphthalma Hansen, 1882 accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis mictodonta Marenzeller, 1879 accepted as Perinereis mictodonta (Marenzeller, 1879) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis minor Hansen, 1882 accepted as Perinereis anderssoni Kinberg, 1865 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis mirabilis (Kinberg, 1865) accepted as Ceratonereis mirabilis Kinberg, 1865 (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis moroccensis Amoureux, 1976 accepted as Nereis funchalensis (Langerhans, 1880) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis mossambica Day, 1957 accepted as Neanthes mossambica (Day, 1957) (unaccepted, superseded alternate representation of original combination)
  » Species Nereis nigriceps Horst, 1924 accepted as Nereis nigripes Ehlers, 1868 (unaccepted)
  » Species Nereis nigropunctata Horst, 1889 accepted as Perinereis nigropunctata (Horst, 1889) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis norvegica Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Eunice norvegica (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis notomacula Treadwell, 1914 accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis nubila (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis obscura Hansen, 1882 accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis oliveirae Horst, 1889 accepted as Perinereis oliveirae (Horst, 1889) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis olympia Blainville, 1825 accepted as Lysidice ninetta Audouin & H Milne Edwards, 1833 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis operta Stimpson, 1856 accepted as Neanthes operta (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis oxypoda Marenzeller, 1879 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (unaccepted, superseded alternate combination)
  » Species Nereis pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) accepted as Neanthes pachychaeta (Fauvel, 1918) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis pacifica Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Nereis peruviana Ehlers, 1868 (unaccepted, New name)
  » Species Nereis parthenopeia Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Halla parthenopeia (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis parva Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Spio parva (Dalyell, 1853) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis patagonica McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Eunereis patagonica (McIntosh, 1885) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis paucidentata Moore, 1903 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) paucidentata (Moore, 1903) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis pectinata Sowerby, 1806 accepted as Lagis koreni Malmgren, 1866 (unaccepted, suppressed for priority by ICZN Opinion 1225)
  » Species Nereis pennata Müller, 1776 accepted as Eunice pennata (Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis pennata [NOT Müller, 1776; usage of Parfitt, 1866] accepted as Dorvillea lobata Parfitt, 1866 (unaccepted, MS name of Montagu, mentioned in synonymy)
  » Species Nereis peritonealis Claparède, 1868 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis phasma Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Tomopteris helgolandica Greeff, 1879 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis phosphorans Ehrenberg, 1835 accepted as Odontosyllis phosphorans (Ehrenberg, 1835) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis pinnigera Montagu, 1808 accepted as Myrianida pinnigera (Montagu, 1808) (unaccepted, basionym)
  » Species Nereis polyodonta Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Nereis (Neanthes) operta Stimpson, 1856 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis prismatica O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Proceraea prismatica (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted)
  » Species Nereis prolifera O.F. Müller, 1788 accepted as Myrianida prolifera (O.F. Müller, 1788) (unaccepted, basionym)
  » Species Nereis pseudoneanthes Hartman, 1936 accepted as Nereis grubei (Kinberg, 1865) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis pseudonereis Hartman, 1940 accepted as Nereis callaona (Grube, 1857) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis punctata Müller, 1788 accepted as Nereimyra punctata (Müller, 1788) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis pusilla Müller in Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Nereimyra aphroditoides (O. Fabricius, 1780) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis pusilla Moore, 1903 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) moorei (Imajima, 1972) (unaccepted, junior primary homonym of O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Nereis reducta Southern, 1921 accepted as Neanthes reducta (Southern, 1921) (unaccepted, superseded combination with original nominal subgeneric rank abandoned)
  » Species Nereis regia Quatrefages, 1850 accepted as Eunereis longissima (Johnston, 1840) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis reibischi Heinen, 1911 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis remex Dalyell, 1853 accepted as Phyllodoce lamelligera (Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis renalis Johnston, 1840 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis retrodentata Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Neanthes operta (Stimpson, 1856) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis reynaudi Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis robusta Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Nereis callaona (Grube, 1857) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis rolasiensis Augener, 1918 accepted as Ceratonereis (Composetia) rolasiensis (Augener, 1918) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis rosea Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Nereimyra punctata (Müller, 1788) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis rubicunda Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Neanthes rubicunda (Ehlers, 1868) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis rubroannulata Claparède in Grube, 1870 accepted as Ceratonereis costae (Grube, 1840) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis rudolphi Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Schistomeringos rudolphi (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis ruficeps Ehlers, 1904 accepted as Neanthes ruficeps (Ehlers, 1904) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis sakhalinensis Okuda, 1935 accepted as Neanthes sakhalinensis (Okuda, 1935) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis sanguinea Montagu, 1813 accepted as Marphysa sanguinea (Montagu, 1813) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis sarsii Rathke, 1843 accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis schmardaei (Quatrefages, 1866) accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (unaccepted, superseded combination of synonym)
  » Species Nereis scolopendrina Blainville, 1825 accepted as Lumbrineris scolopendrina (Blainville, 1825) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis scolopendroides Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Nephtys hombergii Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted)
  » Species Nereis seticornis Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Spio seticornis (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis seurati (Gravier, 1905) accepted as Perinereis seurati Gravier, 1905 (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Nereis sextentaculata Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Dodecaceria concharum Örsted, 1843 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis shishidoi Izuka, 1912 accepted as Cheilonereis cyclurus (Harrington, 1897) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis singularis Wesenberg-Lund, 1949 accepted as Nectoneanthes oxypoda (Marenzeller, 1879) (unaccepted, subjective synonym, junior homonym)
  » Species Nereis singularis Treadwell, 1943 accepted as Ceratonereis mirabilis Kinberg, 1865 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis sorex Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Glycera capitata Örsted, 1843 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis southerni Abdel-Moez & Humphries, 1955 accepted as Alitta grandis (Stimpson, 1853) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis spinifera Treadwell, 1929 accepted as Perinereis monterea (Chamberlin, 1918) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis splendida (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Hesione splendida Lamarck, 1818 (unaccepted, superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Nereis splendida [auct. attributed to Blainville, 1825] accepted as Nereis clava Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, error for Blainville's intended Nereis clava)
  » Species Nereis squamosa Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Acholoe squamosa (Delle Chiaje, 1827) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis stellifera Müller in Linnaeus, 1788 accepted as Sigalion stelliferum (Müller in Linnaeus, 1788) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis stimpsonis Grube, 1866 accepted as Pseudonereis podocirra (Schmarda, 1861) (unaccepted, rank variant of subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis subulicola Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis succinea Leuckart, 1847 accepted as Alitta succinea (Leuckart, 1847) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis taurica Grube, 1850 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis teticola Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Haplosyllis spongicola (Grube, 1855) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis thompsoni Kott, 1951 accepted as Nereis cockburnensis Augener, 1913 (unaccepted, alternate representation of subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis tredecimdentata Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Cirronereis gracilis Kinberg, 1865 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis tricolor Leach in Johnston, 1865 accepted as Arabella iricolor (Montagu, 1804) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis tridentata Webster, 1879 accepted as Websterinereis tridentata (Webster, 1880) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis trifasciata (Grube, 1878) accepted as Neanthes trifasciata (Ehlers, 1901) (unaccepted, superseded recombination)
  » Species Nereis tubicola Müller, 1776 accepted as Hyalinoecia tubicola (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, basionym)
  » Species Nereis typhla Monro, 1930 accepted as Neanthes typhla (Monro, 1930) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis uncinata Ehlers, 1908 accepted as Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis unifasciata Willey, 1905 accepted as Neanthes unifasciata (Willey, 1905) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis valentina Blainville, 1825 accepted as Lysidice ninetta Audouin & H Milne Edwards, 1833 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis vallata Grube, 1857 accepted as Perinereis vallata (Grube, 1857) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis vancaurica Ehlers, 1868 accepted as Perinereis vancaurica (Ehlers, 1868) (unaccepted, superseded original combination (a replacement name for N. languida Grube))
  » Species Nereis variegata Grube, 1857 accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (unaccepted, alternate representation of original Nereis (Nereilepas) variegata)
  » Species Nereis verrucosa Müller, 1776 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis versicolor Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788 accepted as Lumbrineris versicolor (Gmelin in Linnaeus, 1788) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis versicolor [misspelling for diversicolor] accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, Lapsus. Subsequent misspelling for original 'diversicolor')
  » Species Nereis virens Sars, 1835 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis viridis Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Eulalia viridis (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis viridis Johnston, 1840 accepted as Hediste diversicolor (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis vitabunda Pflugfelder, 1933 accepted as Neanthes vitabunda (Pflugfelder, 1933) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis vittata Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Eunice vittata (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (unaccepted, superseded original combination)
  » Species Nereis willey [auct. misspelling] accepted as Neanthes willeyi (Day, 1934) (unaccepted, misspelling for willeyi)
  » Species Nereis willeyi Day, 1934 accepted as Neanthes willeyi (Day, 1934) (unaccepted, superseded original combination of replacement name)
  » Species Nereis yankiana Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Alitta virens (M. Sars, 1835) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
  » Species Nereis zostericola Örsted, 1843 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (unaccepted, subjective synonym)
Genus Paraleonnates Chlebovitsch & Wu, 1962
Genus Perinereis Kinberg, 1865
  » Subgenus Perinereis (Arete)
    » Species Perinereis (Arete) tenuisetis Fauvel, 1915 accepted as Perinereis tenuisetis (Fauvel, 1915) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Perinereis aberrans Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Perinereis aculeata (Hansen, 1882)
  » Species Perinereis aibuhitensis (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis akuna Wilson & Glasby, 1993
  » Species Perinereis amblyodonta (Schmarda, 1861)
  » Species Perinereis anderssoni Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Perinereis arabica Mohammad, 1971
  » Species Perinereis atlantica (McIntosh, 1885)
  » Species Perinereis bajacalifornica de León González & Solis-Weiss, 1998
  » Species Perinereis barbara (Monro, 1926)
  » Species Perinereis binongkae (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Perinereis brevicirrata (Treadwell, 1920)
  » Species Perinereis brevicirris (Grube, 1866)
  » Species Perinereis broomensis Hartmann-Schröder, 1979
  » Species Perinereis caeruleis (Hoagland, 1920)
  » Species Perinereis calmani (Monro, 1926)
  » Species Perinereis camiguina (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis camiguinoides (Augener, 1922)
  » Species Perinereis capensis (Kinberg, 1865)
  » Species Perinereis cariacoensis Liñero, 1983
  » Species Perinereis cariboea de León González & Solis-Weiss, 1998
  » Species Perinereis cavifrons (Ehlers, 1920)
  » Species Perinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840)
    » Subspecies Perinereis cultrifera ceylonica Silva, 1961
    » Subspecies Perinereis cultrifera floridana (Ehlers, 1868) accepted as Perinereis floridana (Ehlers, 1868) (superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Perinereis curvata Holly, 1935
  » Species Perinereis dongalae (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Perinereis elenacasoi Rioja, 1947
  » Species Perinereis euiini Park & Kim, 2017
  » Species Perinereis falklandica (Ramsay, 1914)
  » Species Perinereis falsovariegata Monro, 1933
  » Species Perinereis floridana (Ehlers, 1868)
  » Species Perinereis gualpensis Jeldes, 1963
  » Species Perinereis helleri (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis heterodonta Gravier, 1899
    » Subspecies Perinereis heterodonta mictodontoides Augener, 1913 accepted as Perinereis brevicirris (Grube, 1866) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis horsti Gravier, 1899
  » Species Perinereis iranica Bonyadi-Naeini, N. Rastegar-Pouyani, E. Rastegar-Pouyani, Glasby & Rahimian, 2018
  » Species Perinereis jascooki Gibbs, 1972
  » Species Perinereis kuwaitensis Mohammed, 1970
  » Species Perinereis linea (Treadwell, 1936)
  » Species Perinereis longidonta Rozbaczylo & Castilla, 1973
  » Species Perinereis macropus (Claparède, 1870)
  » Species Perinereis maindroni Fauvel, 1943
  » Species Perinereis majungaensis Fauvel, 1921
  » Species Perinereis malayana (Horst, 1889)
  » Species Perinereis marionii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833)
  » Species Perinereis matthaii Aziz, 1938
  » Species Perinereis mictodonta (Marenzeller, 1879)
  » Species Perinereis mochimaensis Liñero, 1983
  » Species Perinereis monterea (Chamberlin, 1918)
  » Species Perinereis namibia Wilson & Glasby, 1993
  » Species Perinereis neocaledonica Pruvot, 1930
  » Species Perinereis nigropunctata (Horst, 1889)
  » Species Perinereis nuntia (Lamarck, 1818)
    » Subspecies Perinereis nuntia bombayensis Bhatt & Bal, 1966
    » Subspecies Perinereis nuntia djiboutensis Fauvel, 1919
    » Subspecies Perinereis nuntia majungaensis Fauvel, 1921 accepted as Perinereis majungaensis Fauvel, 1921 (superseded original combination)
    » Subspecies Perinereis nuntia vallata (Grube, 1857) accepted as Perinereis vallata (Grube, 1857) (superseded subsequent combination)
  » Species Perinereis obfuscata (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis oliveirae (Horst, 1889)
  » Species Perinereis osoriotafalli de León González & Solis-Weiss, 1998
  » Species Perinereis perspicillata (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis pictilis Glasby, Nu-Wei & Gibb, 2013
  » Species Perinereis ponteni Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Perinereis ponuiensis (Augener, 1924)
  » Species Perinereis pseudocamiguina (Augener, 1922)
  » Species Perinereis pseudocavifrons Fauvel, 1930
  » Species Perinereis quatrefagesi (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis rhombodonta Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Perinereis rookeri de León González & Goethel, 2013
  » Species Perinereis rullieri Pilato, 1974
  » Species Perinereis rumphii (Horst, 1919)
  » Species Perinereis seridentata (Hartmann-Schröder, 1959)
  » Species Perinereis shikueii Glasby & Hsieh, 2006
  » Species Perinereis singaporiensis (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis striolata (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Perinereis suluana (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Perinereis taorica Langerhans, 1881
  » Species Perinereis tenuisetis (Fauvel, 1915)
  » Species Perinereis tobeloana (Augener, 1933)
  » Species Perinereis vallata (Grube, 1857)
  » Species Perinereis vancaurica (Ehlers, 1868)
  » Species Perinereis variodentata (Augener, 1913)
  » Species Perinereis villalobosi Rioja, 1947
  » Species Perinereis viridis Glasby & Hsieh, 2006
  » Species Perinereis weijhouensis Wu, Sun & Yang, 1981
  » Species Perinereis wilsoni Glasby & Hsieh, 2006
  » Species Perinereis exsul Kinberg, 1865 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable fide Hartman, 1948)
  » Species Perinereis mendax (Stimpson, 1856) accepted as Nereis mendax Stimpson, 1856 (taxon inquirendum, superseded recombination of taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Perinereis affinis Pruvot, 1930 accepted as Perinereis striolata (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis diversidentata Treadwell, 1943 accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis hedenborgi Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Perinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis heterodonta Gravier, 1899, sensu Gravier, 1902 accepted as Perinereis heterodonta Gravier, 1899 (repeat publication of same name)
  » Species Perinereis horsti Gravier, 1902 accepted as Perinereis vancaurica (Ehlers, 1868) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis longipes Saint-Joseph, 1898 accepted as Perinereis marionii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis marjorii Southern, 1921 accepted as Perinereis nigropunctata (Horst, 1889) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis nancaurica (Ehlers, 1904) accepted as Perinereis vancaurica (Ehlers, 1868)
  » Species Perinereis novaehollandiae Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Perinereis amblyodonta (Schmarda, 1861) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis pacifica (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Perinereis vallata (Grube, 1857) (recombination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis seurati Gravier, 1905 accepted as Perinereis camiguina (Grube, 1878) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis stimpsonis (Grube, 1866) accepted as Pseudonereis podocirra (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded subsequent recombination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Perinereis variegata (Grube, 1857) accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (subjective synonym)
Genus Platynereis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Platynereis abnormis (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Platynereis antipoda Hartman, 1954
  » Species Platynereis arafurensis (McIntosh, 1885)
  » Species Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861)
  » Species Platynereis bengalensis (Willey, 1905)
  » Species Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863)
  » Species Platynereis calodonta Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Platynereis cebuensis (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Platynereis coccinea (Delle Chiaje, 1822)
  » Species Platynereis cristatus (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833)
  » Species Platynereis entshonae Kara, Santos, Macdonald & Simon, 2020
  » Species Platynereis festiva (Grube, 1874)
  » Species Platynereis fuscorubida (Grube, 1878)
  » Species Platynereis hugonis Rullier, 1972
  » Species Platynereis hutchingsae Leon-Gonzalez, Solis-Weiss & Valadez Rocha, 2001
  » Species Platynereis insolita Gravier, 1899
  » Species Platynereis karaka Read, 2007
  » Species Platynereis kau Read, 2007
  » Species Platynereis magalhaensis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Platynereis mahanga Read, 2007
  » Species Platynereis massiliensis (Moquin-Tandon, 1869)
  » Species Platynereis megalops (Verrill, 1873)
  » Species Platynereis mucronata Leon-Gonzalez, Solis-Weiss & Valadez Rocha, 2001
  » Species Platynereis nadiae Abbiati & Castelli, 1992
  » Species Platynereis pallida Gravier, 1899
  » Species Platynereis patagonica Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Platynereis polyscalma Chamberlin, 1919
  » Species Platynereis pulchella Gravier, 1901
  » Species Platynereis sinica Sun & Shen in Sun, Wu & Shen, 1978
  » Species Platynereis tongatabuensis (McIntosh, 1885)
  » Species Platynereis uniseris Hutchings & Reid, 1991
  » Species Platynereis agassizi (Ehlers, 1868) accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (superseded combination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Platynereis antarctica Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Platynereis magalhaensis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Platynereis dumerili [auctt. misspelling] accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (misspelling for P. dumerilii)
  » Species Platynereis insolita Gravier, 1899, sensu Gravier, 1902 accepted as Platynereis insolita Gravier, 1899 (repeat publication of same name)
  » Species Platynereis isolita [auct. misspelling for insolita] accepted as Platynereis insolita Gravier, 1899 (subsequent misspelling by Day)
  » Species Platynereis jucunda Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Platynereis pallida Gravier, 1899, sensu Gravier, 1902 accepted as Platynereis pallida Gravier, 1899 (repeat publication of same name)
  » Species Platynereis pestai Holly, 1935 accepted as Platynereis pulchella Gravier, 1901 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Platynereis striata (Schmarda, 1861) accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (superseded subsequent combination of subjective synonym)
Genus Pseudonereis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Pseudonereis anomala Gravier, 1899
  » Species Pseudonereis anomalopsis Glasby, Nu-Wei & Gibb, 2013
  » Species Pseudonereis atopodon Chamberlin, 1919
  » Species Pseudonereis brunnea Conde-Vela, 2018
  » Species Pseudonereis citrina Conde-Vela, 2018
  » Species Pseudonereis cortezi (Kudenov, 1979)
  » Species Pseudonereis deleoni Villalobos-Guerrero & Tovar-Hernández, 2013
  » Species Pseudonereis fauveli Conde-Vela, 2018
  » Species Pseudonereis ferox (Hansen, 1882)
  » Species Pseudonereis formosa Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Pseudonereis gallapagensis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Pseudonereis multisetosa Hartmann-Schröder, 1992
  » Species Pseudonereis noodti (Hartmann-Shcroeder, 1962)
  » Species Pseudonereis palpata (Treadwell, 1923)
  » Species Pseudonereis podocirra (Schmarda, 1861)
  » Species Pseudonereis pseudonoodti (Fauchald, 1977)
  » Species Pseudonereis rottnestiana (Augener, 1913)
  » Species Pseudonereis trimaculata (Horst, 1924)
  » Species Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857)
  » Species Pseudonereis masalacensis (Grube, 1878) accepted as Neanthes masalacensis (Grube, 1878) (superseded subsequent combination)
Genus Simplisetia Hartmann-Schröder, 1985
Genus Solomononereis Gibbs, 1971
Genus Unanereis Day, 1962
  » Species Unanereis macgregori Day, 1962
  » Species Unanereis zghali Ben Amor, 1980
  » Species Unanereis zghal [misspelling] accepted as Unanereis zghali Ben Amor, 1980 (checklist misspelling for correct 'zghali')
Genus Wuinereis Khlebovich, 1996

Genus Paraleonnates Amoureux, 1985 (nomen dubium, junior homonym)
  » Species Paraleonnates guadalupensis Amoureux, 1985 accepted as Leonnates guadalupensis (Amoureux, 1985) (superseded original combination)

Genus Arete Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Perinereis Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Arete capensis Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Perinereis capensis (Kinberg, 1865) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Arete tenuisetis Fauvel, 1915 accepted as Perinereis tenuisetis (Fauvel, 1915) (superseded original combination)
Genus Gnatholycastis Ehlers, 1920 accepted as Perinereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Genus Heteronereis Örsted, 1843 accepted as Nereis Linnaeus, 1758 (To Nereis, but metamorphosed adults of various genera)
  » Species Heteronereis crenaticirra Bobretzky, 1868
  » Species Heteronereis parvula Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Heteronereis venusta Quatrefages, 1866
  » Species Heteronereis viridis Örsted, 1843
  » Species Heteronereis paradoxa Örsted, 1843 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Heteronereis arctica Örsted, 1843 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis assimilis Örsted, 1843 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis australis Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Heteronereis bipartita Bobretzky, 1868 accepted as Nereis bipartita (Bobretzky, 1868) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Heteronereis caudipunctata Grube, 1857 accepted as Nereis caudipunctata (Grube, 1857) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Heteronereis fasciata Schmarda, 1861 accepted as Nereis riisei Grube, 1857 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis fucicola Örsted, 1843 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis glaucopis Malmgren, 1865 accepted as Nereis zonata Malmgren, 1867 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis grandifolia (Rathke, 1843) accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (recombination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis grubei Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Nereis grubei (Kinberg, 1865) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Heteronereis maculata Bobretzky, 1868 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis malmgreni Claparède, 1868 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis middendorffi Malmgren, 1865 accepted as Nereis vexillosa Grube, 1851 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis migratoria Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Nereis pelagica Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis mitis Grube, 1870 accepted as Eunereis longissima (Johnston, 1840) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis oerstedii Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Platynereis pulchella Gravier, 1901 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis pannosa Grube, 1857 accepted as Nereis pannosa (Grube, 1857) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Heteronereis schmardaei Quatrefages, 1866 accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Heteronereis signata Baird, 1864 accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (subjective synonym)
Genus Johnstonia Quatrefages, 1850 accepted as Nereis Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym, suppressed for senior homonymy by ICZN Opinion 1807)
  » Species Johnstonia prolifera Quatrefages, 1850 (nomen dubium, indeterminable and in suppressed genus)
Genus Laevispinereis He & Wu, 1989 accepted as Leonnates Kinberg, 1865
  » Species Laevispinereis fujianensis He & Wu, 1989 accepted as Leonnates fujianensis (He & Wu, 1989) (superseded original combination)
Genus Leontis Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Platynereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Genus Lipephile Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Perinereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Genus Lycoris Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Nereis Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Lycoris cirrhosa Risso, 1826
  » Species Lycoris folliculata Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
  » Species Lycoris fulva Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
  » Species Lycoris guttata Risso, 1826
  » Species Lycoris nicaeensis Risso, 1826
  » Species Lycoris podophylla Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
  » Species Lycoris rubida Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
  » Species Lycoris viridis Johnston, 1829 (nomen dubium, placement under investigation)
  » Species Lycoris pulsatoria Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Nereis pulsatoria (Savigny, 1822) (nomen nudum, name only in reference to Savigny Ms)
  » Species Lycoris aegyptia Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Nereis aegyptia (Savigny in Lamarck, 1818) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Lycoris fucata Savigny, 1822 accepted as Neanthes fucata (Savigny, 1822) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Lycoris funchalensis Langerhans, 1880 accepted as Nereis funchalensis (Langerhans, 1880) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Lycoris lobulata Savigny in Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Perinereis cultrifera (Grube, 1840) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Lycoris nubila Savigny, 1822 accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Lycoris nuntia Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Perinereis nuntia (Lamarck, 1818) (superseded original combination)
  » Species Lycoris pulsatoria Savigny, 1822 accepted as Nereis pulsatoria (Savigny, 1822) (superseded original combination)
Genus Naumachius Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Nereis Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective synonym)
Genus Nectonereis Verrill, 1873 accepted as Platynereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Nectonereis megalops Verrill, 1873 accepted as Platynereis megalops (Verrill, 1873) (superseded original combination)
Genus Notophycus Knox & Cameron, 1970 accepted as Micronereis Claparède, 1863 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Notophycus minutus Knox & Cameron, 1970 accepted as Micronereis minuta (Knox & Cameron, 1970) (superseded original combination)
Genus Periserrula Paik, 1977 accepted as Paraleonnates Chlebovitsch & Wu, 1962 (subjective synonym)
Genus Phyllodocella Fauchald & Belman, 1972 accepted as Micronereis Claparède, 1863 (subjective synonym)
Genus Phyllonereis Hansen, 1882 accepted as Pseudonereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Phyllonereis benedenii Hansen, 1882 accepted as Pseudonereis variegata (Grube, 1857) (subjective synonym)
Genus Pisenoe Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Platynereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Pisenoe maculata Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Platynereis magalhaensis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
Genus Praxithea Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Neanthes Kinberg, 1865 (unreplaced homonym and a subjective synonym)
  » Species Praxithea irrorata Malmgren, 1867 accepted as Neanthes nubila (Savigny, 1822) (subjective synonym)
Genus Quadricirra Banse, 1977 accepted as Micronereis Claparède, 1863 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Quadricirra bansei Hartmann-Schröder, 1979 accepted as Micronereis bansei (Hartmann-Schröder, 1979) (superseded original combination)
Genus Thoosa Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Nereis Linnaeus, 1758 (homonym, subjective synonym)
  » Species Thoosa gayi (Blanchard), sensu Kinberg, 1865 accepted as Nereis grubei (Kinberg, 1865) (subjective synonym)
Genus Uncinereis Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Platynereis Kinberg, 1865 (subjective synonym)
  » Species Uncinereis agassizi (Ehlers, 1868) accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (superseded recombination of subjective synonym)
  » Species Uncinereis lutea Treadwell, 1928 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Uncinereis subita Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Platynereis bicanaliculata (Baird, 1863) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Uncinereis trimaculosa Treadwell, 1940 accepted as Platynereis dumerilii (Audouin & Milne Edwards, 1833) (subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Nereidinae Blainville, 1818. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=324346 on 2020-12-03
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original description  (of Notophycidae Knox & Cameron, 1970) Knox, G.A.; Cameron, D.B. (1970). Polychaeta from the Snares Islands, New Zealand. <em>Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand, Biological Sciences.</em> 12(9): 73-85. [details]   

additional source Bakken, Torkild; Wilson, Robin S. (2005). Phylogeny of nereidids (Polychaeta, Nereididae) with paragnaths. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 34(5): 507-547., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.2005.00200.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Authority Blainville (1818), author of Nereididae (as Nereidae), is also author of Nereidinae by convention (ICZN Article 36.1, Principle of Coordination). [details]