WoRMS name details

Polycirridae Malmgren, 1866

1464374  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1464374)

 unaccepted (disputed ranking at family-level for Polycirrus-group species)
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): 390; note: erected at subfamily rank, and originally spelled as "Polycirridea" [details]   
Status Status disputed. Nogueira et al (2013) and Lavesque et al (2020) place Polycirrus-group species (for many decades ranked as...  
Status Status disputed. Nogueira et al (2013) and Lavesque et al (2020) place Polycirrus-group species (for many decades ranked as a subfamily in Terebellidae) at full family rank based on morphology, whereas Stiller et al (2020) reduced subfamily Polycirrinae to tribe Polycirrini, based on molecular and other evidence. [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Polycirridae Malmgren, 1866. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1464374 on 2021-06-24
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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): 390; note: erected at subfamily rank, and originally spelled as "Polycirridea" [details]   

status source Nogueira, João Miguel de Matos; Fitzhugh, Kirk; Hutchings, Pat. 2013. The continuing challenge of phylogenetic relationships in Terebelliformia (Annelida : Polychaeta). Invertebrate Systematics 27(2): 186-238, available online at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/IS12062
page(s): 235; note: as "Family Polycirridae, stat. nov." [details]   

status source Lavesque, Nicolas; Hutchings, Pat; Daffe, Guillemine; Londoño-Mesa, Mario H. (2020). Revision of the French Polycirridae (Annelida, Terebelliformia), with descriptions of eight new species. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4869(2): 151-186., available online at https://www.mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.4869.2.1
note: maintains the alternative family-status for Polycirrus-group species [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Status Status disputed. Nogueira et al (2013) and Lavesque et al (2020) place Polycirrus-group species (for many decades ranked as a subfamily in Terebellidae) at full family rank based on morphology, whereas Stiller et al (2020) reduced subfamily Polycirrinae to tribe Polycirrini, based on molecular and other evidence. [details]