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Ampharetidae Malmgren, 1866

981  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:981)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Amaginae Holthe, 1986
  » Genus Amage Malmgren, 1866
  » Genus Amphisamytha Hessle, 1917
  » Genus Grubianella McIntosh, 1885
  » Genus Amagopsis Pergament & Khlebovich, 1964 accepted as Grubianella McIntosh, 1885 (subjective synonym)
Subfamily Ampharetinae Malmgren, 1866
  » Genus Abderos Schüller & Jirkov, 2013
  » Genus Adercodon Mackie, 1994
  » Genus Alkmaria Horst, 1919
  » Genus Ampharana Hartman, 1967
  » Tribe Ampharetini Holthe, 1986
    » Genus Ampharete Malmgren, 1866
    » Genus Neosabellides Hessle, 1917
    » Genus Asabellides Annenkova, 1929 accepted as Ampharete Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
    » Genus Sabellides Milne Edwards in Lamarck, 1838 accepted as Ampharete Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Amphicteis Grube, 1850
  » Genus Amythas Benham, 1921
  » Genus Amythasides Eliason, 1955
  » Genus Andamanella Holthe, 2002
  » Genus Anobothrus Levinsen, 1884
  » Genus Auchenoplax Ehlers, 1887
  » Genus Decemunciger Zottoli, 1982
  » Genus Ecamphicteis Fauchald, 1972
  » Genus Eclysippe Eliason, 1955
  » Genus Emaga Hartman, 1978
  » Genus Endecamera Zottoli, 1982
  » Genus Eusamythella Hartman, 1971
  » Genus Glyphanostomum Levinsen, 1884
  » Genus Gnathampharete Desbruyères, 1978
  » Genus Grassleia Solis-Weiss, 1993
  » Genus Jugamphicteis Fauchald & Hancock, 1981
  » Genus Lysippe Malmgren, 1866
  » Genus Melinnampharete Annenkova, 1937
  » Genus Melinnata Hartman, 1965
  » Genus Melinnoides Benham, 1927
  » Genus Neopaiwa Hartman & Fauchald, 1971
  » Genus Neosamytha Hartman, 1967
  » Genus Orochi Reuscher, Fiege & Imajima, 2015
  » Genus Pabits Chamberlin, 1919
  » Genus Paedampharete Russell, 1987
  » Genus Paiwa Chamberlin, 1919
  » Genus Parampharete Hartman, 1967
  » Genus Paramphicteis Caullery, 1944
  » Genus Paramytha Kongsrud, Eilertsen, Alvestad, Kongshavn & Rapp, 2017
  » Genus Pavelius Kuznetsov & Levenstein, 1988
  » Genus Phyllampharete Hartman & Fauchald, 1971
  » Genus Phyllamphicteis Augener, 1918
  » Genus Phyllocomus Grube, 1877
  » Genus Samytha Malmgren, 1866
  » Genus Samythella Verrill, 1873
  » Genus Samythopsis McIntosh, 1885
  » Genus Sosane Malmgren, 1866
  » Genus Tanseimaruana Imajima, Reuscher & Fiege, 2013
  » Genus Watatsumi Reuscher, Fiege & Imajima, 2015
  » Genus Weddellia Hartman, 1967
  » Genus Ymerana Holthe, 1986
  » Genus Zatsepinia Jirkov, 1986
  » Genus Aryandes Kinberg, 1867 (nomen dubium, indeterminable)
  » Genus Amathys Desbruyères & Laubier, 1996 accepted as Amphisamytha Hessle, 1917 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Anobothrella Hartman, 1967 accepted as Anobothrus Levinsen, 1884 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Branchiosabella Claparède, 1863 accepted as Ampharete Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Crossostoma Gosse, 1855 accepted as Amphicteis Grube, 1850 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Egamella Fauchald, 1972 accepted as Amage Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Eusamytha Hartman, 1967 accepted as Eusamythella Hartman, 1971 (junior homonym)
  » Genus Eusamytha McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Samythella Verrill, 1873 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Glyphanostoma [auct.] accepted as Glyphanostomum Levinsen, 1884 (lapsus calami)
  » Genus Glyphanostonum [auct.] accepted as Glyphanostomum Levinsen, 1884 (lapsus calami)
  » Genus Heterobranchus Wagner, 1885 accepted as Ampharete Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Lysippides Hessle, 1917 accepted as Lysippe Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Melythasides Desbruyères, 1978 accepted as Anobothrus Levinsen, 1884 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Mexamage Fauchald, 1972 accepted as Amage Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Microsamytha Augener, 1928 accepted as Alkmaria Horst, 1919 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Mugga Eliason, 1955 accepted as Sosane Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Muggoides Hartman, 1965 accepted as Sosane Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Paralysippe Williams, 1987 accepted as Lysippe Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Paramage Caullery, 1944 accepted as Amage Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Parhypania Annenkova, 1928 accepted as Hypania Ostroumoff, 1897 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Pseudampharete Hilbig, 2000 accepted as Lysippe Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Pseudoamphicteis Hutchings, 1977 accepted as Paramphicteis Caullery, 1944 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Pseudosabellides Berkeley & Berkeley, 1943 accepted as Ampharete Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Pterampharete Augener, 1918 accepted as Ampharete Malmgren, 1866
  » Genus Pterolysippe Augener, 1918 accepted as Lysippe Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Schistocomus Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Phyllocomus Grube, 1877 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Sosanella Hartman, 1965 accepted as Sosane Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Sosanides Hartmann-Schröder, 1965 accepted as Anobothrus Levinsen, 1884 (subjective synonym)
  » Genus Sosanopsis Hessle, 1917 accepted as Sosane Malmgren, 1866 (subjective synonym)
Subfamily Amphicteinae Holthe, 1986
Genus Rytocephalus Quatrefages, 1866
Genus Uschakovius Laubier, 1973

Subfamily Alvinellinae Desbruyères & Laubier, 1980 accepted as Alvinellidae Desbruyères & Laubier, 1986 (disused, placeholder entry for rank upgrade to family))
Subfamily Melinninae Chamberlin, 1919 accepted as Melinnidae Chamberlin, 1919 (disused, placeholder entry for rank upgrade to family)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Malmgren, Anders Johan. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. [part three of three]. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 22(5): 355-410, plates XVIII-XXIX., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32339631
page(s): 361; note: as family "Ampharetea n." with genus Ampharete etc also new, although Malmgren included two existing genera [details]   
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2020). World Polychaeta database. Ampharetidae Malmgren, 1866. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=981 on 2020-08-04
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original description Malmgren, Anders Johan. (1866). Nordiska Hafs-Annulater. [part three of three]. <em>Öfversigt af Königlich Vetenskapsakademiens förhandlingar, Stockholm.</em> 22(5): 355-410, plates XVIII-XXIX., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32339631
page(s): 361; note: as family "Ampharetea n." with genus Ampharete etc also new, although Malmgren included two existing genera [details]   

additional source Holthe, T. (1986). Polychaeta Terebellomorpha. <em>Marine Invertebrates of Scandinavia.</em> 7: 1-192. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Reuscher, M.; Fiege, D.; Wehe, T. 2009. Four new species of Ampharetidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Pacific hot vents and cold seeps, with a key and synoptic table of characters for all genera. Zootaxa 2191: 1-40, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2009/zt02191.html [details]   

additional source Jirkov, I. A. 2011. Discussion of taxonomic characters and classification of Ampharetidae (Polychaeta). Italian Journal of Zoology 78(Supplement 1): 78-94 [details]   

additional source Salazar Vallejo, Sergio I.; Hutchings Pat, A. 2012. A review of characters useful in delineating ampharetid genera (Polychaeta). Zootaxa (3402): 45-53, available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/list/2012/3402.html  [details]   

additional source Imajima, Minoru; Reuscher, Michael; Fiege, Dieter. 2013. Ampharetidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from Japan. Part II: Genera with elevated and modified notopodia. Zootaxa 3647(1): 137–166 [details]   

additional source Fauchald, K. (1977). The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. <em>Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA), Science Series.</em> 28:1-188., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/123110.pdf [details]   

additional source Day, John H. (1964). A review of the family Ampharetidae (Polychaeta. <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 48(4): 97-120., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40722718 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hilbig, Brigitte 2000. Family Ampharetidae Malmgren, 1867. pages 169-230. IN: Blake, James A.; Hilbig, Brigitte; and Scott, Paul Valentich. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 7 - The Annelida Part 4. Polychaeta: Fabelligeridae to Sternaspidae. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara [details]   

additional source Holthe, T. (1986). Evolution, systematics, and distribution of the Polychaeta Terebellomorpha, with a catalogue of the taxa and a bibliography. <em>Gunneria.</em> 55: 1-236., available online at http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/get/diva2:331918/FULLTEXT01.pdf [details]   

identification resource Holthe, Torleif. (2000). Bathyal and Abyssal Ampharetidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) (sedentary species II). <em>Galathea Report.</em> 18: 57-68., available online at http://www.zmuc.dk/InverWeb/Galathea/Pdf_filer/Volume_18/galathea-vol.18-pp_057-068.pdf [details]   

identification resource Jirkov, I. A. and Leontovitch, M. K. (2013). Identification keys for Terebellomorpha (Polychaeta) of the eastern Atlantic and the North Polar basin. Invertebrate Zoology [aka Zoologiya Bespozvonochnykh]. 10 (2): 217 - 243., available online at http://www.nature.air.ru/invertebrates/10_2/invert10_2_217_243%20_irkov.pdf [details]   
 
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Japanese カザリゴカイ科  [details]