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Polydora  Bosc, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 66789

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 1997   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                ClassPolychaeta  – paddle-footed annelids, polychaetes, polychètes, corrupto, poliqueto  
                            FamilySpionidae Grube, 1850  
                               GenusPolydora Bosc, 1802  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Polydora aciculata   
                                  Species Polydora aggregata   
                                  Species Polydora anoculata   
                                  Species Polydora armata Langerhans, 1880  
                                  Species Polydora barbilla   
                                  Species Polydora bioccipitalis   
                                  Species Polydora blakei   
                                  Species Polydora brachycephala   
                                  Species Polydora caeca   
                                  Species Polydora cardalia   
                                  Species Polydora caulleryi   
                                  Species Polydora ciliata   
                                  Species Polydora cirrosa   
                                  Species Polydora colonia Moore  
                                  Species Polydora commensalis Andrews  
                                  Species Polydora concharum   
                                  Species Polydora convexa   
                                  Species Polydora cornuta Bosc, 1802  
                                  Species Polydora elegantissima   
                                  Species Polydora flava Claparede, 1870  
                                  Species Polydora giardi   
                                  Species Polydora gracilis   
                                  Species Polydora hartmanae   
                                  Species Polydora haswelli   
                                  Species Polydora hermaphroditica Hannerz, 1956  
                                  Species Polydora heterochaeta   
                                  Species Polydora hoplura Claparede, 1870  
                                  Species Polydora kaneohe Ward, 1981  
                                  Species Polydora latispinosa   
                                  Species Polydora ligni Webster  
                                  Species Polydora limicola   
                                  Species Polydora magna   
                                  Species Polydora narica   
                                  Species Polydora neocardalia   
                                  Species Polydora notialis   
                                  Species Polydora nuchalis   
                                  Species Polydora pilikia Ward, 1981  
                                  Species Polydora pilocollaris   
                                  Species Polydora posthamata Jones, 1962  
                                  Species Polydora protuberata   
                                  Species Polydora pygidialis   
                                  Species Polydora quadrilobata Jacobi  
                                  Species Polydora socialis (Schmarda)  
                                  Species Polydora spongicola   
                                  Species Polydora tentaculata   
                                  Species Polydora tetrabranchia   
                                  Species Polydora tridenticulata Woodwick, 1964  
                                  Species Polydora websteri Hartman, 1943  
                                  Species Polydora woodwicki   

  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: Polydora    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Polydora   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Fauchald, K.  
  Publication Date: 1977   
  Article/Chapter Title: The polychaete worms: Definitions and keys to the orders, families, and genera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Science Series 28   
  Page(s): 190   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Source of authority and some synonomy for genera   
  Reference for: Polydora   

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