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Hesionidae  Grube, 1850
Taxonomic Serial No.: 65467

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                ClassPolychaeta  – paddle-footed annelids, polychaetes, polychètes, corrupto, poliqueto  
                         FamilyHesionidae Grube, 1850  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Amphiduros Hartman, 1958  
                            Genus Dalhousiella McIntosh, 1901  
                            Genus Gyptis Marion and Bobretzky, 1875  
                            Genus Hesiocaeca Hartman, 1965  
                            Genus Hesione Savigny, 1818  
                            Genus Hesionella Hartman, 1939  
                            Genus Hesionides Friedrich, 1937  
                            Genus Hesiospina Imajima and Hartman, 1964  
                            Genus Heteropodarke Hartmann-Schroeder, 1962  
                            Genus Kefersteinia Quatrefages, 1865  
                            Genus Leocrates Kinberg, 1866  
                            Genus Microphthalmus Mecznikow, 1865  
                            Genus Micropodarke Okuda, 1938  
                            Genus Neopodarke Hartman, 1965  
                            Genus Nereimyra Blainville, 1828  
                            Genus Ophiodromus Sars, 1862  
                            Genus Orseis Ehlers, 1864  
                            Genus Parahesione Pettibone, 1956  
                            Genus Podarke Ehlers, 1864  
                            Genus Podarkeopsis Laubier, 1961  
                            Genus Syllidia Quatrefages, 1866  

  Expert: Kristian Fauchald  
  Notes: Research Zoologist, Curator of Worms, Department of Systematic Biology, Invertebrate Zoology Section, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560, USA   
  Reference for: Hesionidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hesionidae   
  Source: World Polychaeta database, database (version 2013)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: Read, G. & Fauchald, K. (2013). World Polychaeta database. Accessed through World Register of Marine Species at:   
  Reference for: Hesionidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Fauchald, K., and G. W. Rouse  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Polychaete systematics: Past and present   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologica Scripta, vol. 26, no. 2   
  Page(s): 71-138   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0300-3256   
  Reference for: Hesionidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rouse, G. W., and K. Fauchald  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Cladistics and polychaetes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologica Scripta, vol. 26, no. 2   
  Page(s): 139-204   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0300-3256   
  Reference for: Hesionidae   

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