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Ampharetidae  Malmgren, 1866
Taxonomic Serial No.: 67718

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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  
                            FamilyAmpharetidae Malmgren, 1866  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Alkmaria Horst, 1919  
                               Genus Amage Malmgren, 1866  
                               Genus Amelinna Hartman, 1969  
                               Genus Ampharana Hartman, 1967  
                               Genus Ampharete Malmgren, 1866  
                               Genus Amphicteis Grube, 1850  
                               Genus Amphisamytha Hessle, 1917  
                               Genus Amythas Benham, 1912  
                               Genus Amythasides Eliason, 1955  
                               Genus Anobothrus Levinsen, 1884  
                               Genus Asabellides Annenkova, 1929  
                               Genus Auchenoplax Ehlers, 1887  
                               Genus Ecamphicteis Fauchald, 1972  
                               Genus Eclysippe Eliason, 1955  
                               Genus Egamella Fauchald, 1972  
                               Genus Eusamytha McIntosh, 1885  
                               Genus Eusamythella Hartman, 1971  
                               Genus Glyphanostomum Levinsen, 1884  
                               Genus Grubianella McIntosh, 1885  
                               Genus Hypania Ostroumouw, 1897  
                               Genus Hypaniola Annenkova, 1927  
                               Genus Irana Wesenberg-Lund, 1949  
                               Genus Isolda Mueller, 1858  
                               Genus Lysippe Malmgren, 1866  
                               Genus Lysippides Hessle, 1917  
                               Genus Melinantipoda Hartman, 1967  
                               Genus Melinna Malmgren, 1866  
                               Genus Melinnampharete Annenkova, 1937  
                               Genus Melinnata Hartman, 1965  
                               Genus Melinnexis Annenkova, 1931  
                               Genus Melinnoides Benham, 1927  
                               Genus Melinnopsides Day, 1964  
                               Genus Melinnopsis McIntosh, 1885  
                               Genus Mexamage Fauchald, 1972  
                               Genus Moyanus Chamberlin, 1919  
                               Genus Mugga Eliason, 1955  
                               Genus Muggoides Hartman, 1965  
                               Genus Neopaiwa Hartman and Fauchald, 1971  
                               Genus Neosabellides Hessle, 1917  
                               Genus Neosamytha Hartman, 1967  
                               Genus Oeorpata Kinberg, 1867  
                               Genus Pabits Chamberlin, 1919  
                               Genus Paiwa Chamberlin, 1919  
                               Genus Paramage Caullery, 1944  
                               Genus Paramphicteis Caullery, 1944  
                               Genus Parhypania Annenkova, 1928  
                               Genus Phyllampharete Hartman and Fauchald, 1971  
                               Genus Phyllamphicteis Augener, 1918  
                               Genus Phyllocomus Grube, 1877  
                               Genus Pterampharete Augener, 1918  
                               Genus Pterolysippe Augener, 1918  
                               Genus Sabellides H. Milne Edwards in Malmgren, 1866  
                               Genus Samytha Malmgren, 1866  
                               Genus Samythella Verrill, 1873  
                               Genus Samythopsis McIntosh, 1885  
                               Genus Schistocomus Chamberlin, 1919  
                               Genus Sosane Malmgren, 1866  
                               Genus Sosanella Hartman, 1965  
                               Genus Sosanides Hartmann-Schroeder, 1965  
                               Genus Sosanopsis Hessle, 1917  
                               Genus Weddellia Hartman, 1967  

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

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