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Nereididae  Johnston, 1865
Taxonomic Serial No.: 65870

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Nereidae Johnston, 1845
  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  
                         FamilyNereididae Johnston, 1865  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Ceratocephale Malmgren, 1867  
                            Genus Ceratonereis Kinberg, 1866  
                            Genus Cheilonereis Benham, 1916  
                            Genus Eunereis Malmgren, 1867  
                            Genus Gymnonereis Horst, 1919  
                            Genus Hediste Malmgren, 1867  
                            Genus Kinberginereis Pettibone, 1971  
                            Genus Laeonereis Hartman, 1945  
                            Genus Lycastoides Johnson, 1903  
                            Genus Lycastopsis Augener, 1922  
                            Genus Micronereides Day, 1963  
                            Genus Micronereis Claparede, 1863  
                            Genus Namalycastis Hartman, 1959  
                            Genus Namanereis Chamberlin, 1919  
                            Genus Neanthes Kinberg, 1866  
                            Genus Nereis Linnaeus, 1758  
                            Genus Nicon Kinberg, 1866  
                            Genus Perinereis Kinberg, 1866  
                            Genus Platynereis Kinberg, 1866  
                            Genus Pseudonereis Kinberg, 1866  
                            Genus Rullierinereis Pettibone, 1971  
                            Genus Steninonereis Wesenberg-Lund, 1958  
                            Genus Websterinereis Pettibone, 1971  

  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: Nereididae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Nereididae   
  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: Nereididae   
  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: Nereididae   
  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: Nereididae   

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