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Serpulidae  Johnston, 1865
Taxonomic Serial No.: 68232

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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  
                            FamilySerpulidae Johnston, 1865  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Amplaria Knight-Jones, 1973  
                               Genus Anomalorbis Vine, 1972  
                               Genus Apomatus Philippi, 1844  
                               Genus Bushiella Knight-Jones, 1973  
                               Genus Capeospira Pillai, 1970  
                               Genus Chitinopoma Levinsen, 1884  
                               Genus Circeis Saint-Joseph, 1894  
                               Genus Crucigera Benedict, 1887  
                               Genus Dexiospira Caullery and Mesnil, 1897  
                               Genus Dextralia Knight-Jones, 1973  
                               Genus Ditrupa Berkeley, 1835  
                               Genus Eulaeospira Pillai, 1970  
                               Genus Ficopomatus Southern, 1921  
                               Genus Filograna Oken, 1815  
                               Genus Filogranella Ben-Eliahu and Dafni, 1979  
                               Genus Filogranula Langerhans, 1884  
                               Genus Hyalopomatus Marenzeller, 1878  
                               Genus Hydroides Gunnerus, 1768  
                               Genus Janua Saint-Joseph, 1894  
                               Genus Josephella Caullery and Mesnil, 1896  
                               Genus Leodora Saint-Joseph, 1894  
                               Genus Metavermilia Bush, 1904  
                               Genus Neodexiospira Pillai, 1970  
                               Genus Neovermilia Day, 1961  
                               Genus Nidificaria   
                               Genus Paradexiospira Caullery and Mesnil, 1897  
                               Genus Paralaeospira Caullery and Mesnil, 1897  
                               Genus Pileolaria Claparede, 1870  
                               Genus Placostegus Philippi, 1844  
                               Genus Pomatoceros Philippi, 1844  
                               Genus Pomatoleios Pixell, 1913  
                               Genus Pomatostegus Schmarda, 1861  
                               Genus Protolaeospira Pixell, 1912  
                               Genus Protula Risso, 1826  
                               Genus Pseudochitinopoma Zibrowius, 1969  
                               Genus Pseudovermilia Bush, 1907  
                               Genus Salmacina Claparede, 1870  
                               Genus Semivermilia Imajima, 1978  
                               Genus Serpula Linnaeus, 1767  
                               Genus Simplicaria Knight-Jones, 1973  
                               Genus Spirobranchus Blainville, 1818  
                               Genus Spirorbis Daudin, 1800  
                               Genus Vermiliopsis Saint-Joseph, 1894  
                               Genus Vinearia   

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

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