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Spionidae  Grube, 1850
Taxonomic Serial No.: 66781

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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: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                            FamilySpionidae Grube, 1850  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Anaspio Chamberlin, 1920  
                               Genus Aonides Claparede, 1864  
                               Genus Apoprionospio Foster, 1969  
                               Genus Aquilaspio Foster, 1971  
                               Genus Aurospiro Maciolek, 1981  
                               Genus Australospio Blake and Kudenov, 1978  
                               Genus Boccardia Carazzi, 1895  
                               Genus Boccardiella Blake and Kudenov, 1978  
                               Genus Carazziella Blake and Kudenov, 1978  
                               Genus Dispio Hartman, 1951  
                               Genus Laonice Malmgren, 1867  
                               Genus Malacoceros Quatrefages, 1843  
                               Genus Marenzelleria Mesnil, 1896  
                               Genus Mesospio Gravier, 1911  
                               Genus Microspio Mesnil, 1896  
                               Genus Minuspio Foster, 1971  
                               Genus Morants Chamberlin, 1919  
                               Genus Paraprionospio Caullery, 1914  
                               Genus Polybranchia Potts, 1928  
                               Genus Polydora Bosc, 1802  
                               Genus Polydorella Augener, 1914  
                               Genus Prionospio Malmgren, 1867  
                               Genus Pseudomalacoceros Czerniavsky, 1881  
                               Genus Pseudopolydora Czerniavsky, 1881  
                               Genus Pygospio Claparede, 1863  
                               Genus Rhynchospio Hartman, 1936  
                               Genus Scolecolepides Ehlers, 1907  
                               Genus Scolelepis Blainville, 1828  
                               Genus Spio Fabricius, 1785  
                               Genus Spiophanes Grube, 1860  
                               Genus Streblospio Webster, 1879  
                               Genus Tripolydora Woodwick, 1964  

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

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