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Rouse, G. W.; Pleijel, F. (2001). Polychaetes. Oxford University Press: Oxford, UK [etc.]. ISBN 0-19-850608-2. 354 pp.
Rouse, G. W.; Pleijel, F.
Oxford University Press: Oxford, UK [etc.]. ISBN 0-19-850608-2
354 pp
Kristian Fauchald's Polychaeta DB
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2013-01-12 18:30:12Z

Aeolosomatidae Levinsen, 1884 (additional source)
Alciopidae Ehlers, 1864 accepted as Alciopini Ehlers, 1864 (status source)
Alciopini Ehlers, 1864 (status source)
Alkmaria rominji [auct.] accepted as Alkmaria romijni Horst, 1919 (additional source)
Archarenicola rhaetica Horwood, 1912 † (additional source)
Cirratuliformia (status source)
Hartmaniellidae Imajima, 1977 (status source)
Histriobdellidae Claus & Moquin-Tandon, 1884 (additional source)
Ichthyotomidae Eisig, 1906 (status source)
Ichthyotomus sanguinarius Eisig, 1906 (status source)
Lepidonotus iphionides [auct. lapsus] accepted as Polynoe (Lepidonotus) iphionoides McIntosh, 1885 accepted as Harmothoe aculeata Andrews, 1891 (basis of record)
Myzostomida (taxonomy source)
Ophelina pallida (Hartman, 1960) (basis of record)
Pholoinae Kinberg, 1858 (additional source)
Phyllodocida incertae sedis (additional source)
Pisionidae Ehlers, 1901 accepted as Pisioninae Ehlers, 1901 (additional source)
Polychaeta (additional source)
Spinther wireni Hartman, 1948 accepted as Spinther vegae Augener, 1928 (additional source)
Spintheridae Augener, 1913 (taxonomy source)
English sea mouse/mice for Aphroditidae Malmgren, 1867


Authority corrected to Ehlers (1901). Rouse & Pleijel (2001:84) pointed out that Southern (1914) is not the author, ... [details]


As noted by Rouse & Pleijel (2001) the author of the first usage as a family should be Kinberg (1856), not Malmgren ... [details]


Alciopa (type genus) and related holoplanktonic genera are thought to be part of Phyllodocidae, currently at tribe ... [details]


There is a taxonomic debate about the systematic position of Calamyzas amphictenicola. It is a parasite that ... [details]


Calamyzas amphictenicola is a parasite that was originally placed as a syllid or later as Calamyzinae subfamily in ... [details]


Myzostomida have apparent morphological affinities to Polychaeta, and have been treated as a group within ... [details]


Suborder Phyllodocida incertae sedis is by definition an artificial cluster of families of no significance in ... [details]

 for Polychaeta

Several minor orders presented in Fauchald (1977)are now regarded as superfluous. All orders so tagged do not have ... [details]


includes former separated families Peisidicidae (aka Pholoididae) as a synonym, and families Pisionidae and ... [details]


Most Myzostomida are free-living associates of crinoid echinoderms. Some are encysted by the host in galls, some ... [details]

 Editor's comment

Tracking entry for searches for "Alciopidae". Alciopidae has been down-ranked to the tribe Alciopini in Eteoninae ... [details]

 Editor's comment

A Triassic fossil invariably described as "the dubious Archarenicola" (eg Rouse & Pleijel 2001: 15). If correctly ... [details]

 Editor's comment

The combination Ophelina pallida (Hartman, 1960) does not appear to be supported by prior taxonomic reports, ... [details]


Rouse & Pleijel (2001:74) use McIntosh's (1885) plate X of Polynoe iphionoides, but misspell the epithet twice. The ... [details]


Monotypic family. Rouse and Pleijel (2001:116) do not perpetuate the family name Ichthyotomidae, pointing out that ... [details]


Sars (1862) placed his genus Oniscosoma as a synonym of Spinther. He also stated that Cryptonota Stimpson was the ... [details]


Systematic position of Calamyzidae Hartmann-Schröder, 1971 (currently in Syllidae) is uncertain. [details]