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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Polynoidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Macellicephala subgen. Sinantenna Hartmann-Schröder 1974
Subgenus recognized by World Register of Marine Species
Polynoidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, NMNH Invertebrate Zoology, Flickr Group, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Egypt Species List, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Moorea Biocode, Moorea Biocode, Barbados Species List, Australia Species List, Belgium Species List, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Falkland Islands Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Germany Species List, Greece Species List, Greenland Species List, Guam Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Iceland Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Italy Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Mariana Islands Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Mauritius Species List, Mozambique Species List, Namibia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Russia Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Seychelles Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Reid et al, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Chukchi Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, East Siberian Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Kara Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Laptev Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Hudson Bay Species List, North Atlantic Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, North Pacific Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, Norwegian Sea Species List, North Sea Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Red Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Marmara Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Skagerrak Species List, South China Sea Species List, White Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, ecology literature, and Queirós et al 2013
Polynoidae Kinberg 1856
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species
Polynoidae Malmgren 1867
Polynoidae Malmgren 1867

Alternative Names

Arctinoe Chamberlin 1920
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bathyedithya Levenstein 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Blygia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Branchipolynoe Miura & Hashimoto 1991
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diplaconotum Loshamn 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eumolphe Risso 1826
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eupolynoe Mc Intosh 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gastroceratella Darboux 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gorgoniapolynae Pettibone 1991
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Herdmanella Darboux 1899
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hololepidia Willey 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hylosydna
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Monoclea Costa 1867
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nonparahalosydna Imajima 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paraeulagisca Pettibone 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sinantenna Hartmann-Schröder 1974
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Telodrischia Kirkegaard 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

polynoid scaleworms preferred
polynoids
scaleworms

Dutch; Flemish

zeerupsen preferred

German

Schuppenwürmer preferred

Hungarian

Pikkelyes férgek preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ウロコムシ preferred
ウロコムシ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
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Curated hierarchies for Polynoidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Spiralia
Annelida
Errantia
Phyllodocida
Polynoidae (this page)
Nu

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Spiralia
Annelida
Errantia
Phyllodocida
Polynoidae (this page)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Annelida
Polychaeta
Phyllodocida
Polynoidae (this page)
Nu
71 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria
Protostomia
Lophozoa
Annelida
Polychaeta
Errantia
Phyllodocida
Polynoidae Malmgren 1867 (this page)

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Annelida
Polychaeta
Phyllodocida
Polynoidae (this page)
Nu