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  Suborder Nereidiformia

Family Hesionidae

    Genus Hesionides -- North America.
    Genus Amphiduropsis
    Genus Amphiduros
    Genus Bonuania
    Genus Cirrosyllis
    Genus Dalhousiella
    Genus Friedericiella
    Genus Gyptis
    Genus Hesiocaeca
    Genus Hesiodeira
    Genus Hesiolyra
    Genus Hesione
    Genus Hesionella
    Genus Hesiospina
    Genus Hesiosyllis
    Genus Heteropodarke
    Genus Kefersteinia
    Genus Leocrates
    Genus Leocratides
    Genus Mahesia
    Genus Micropodarke
    Genus Neogyptis
    Genus Neopodarke
    Genus Nereimyra
    Genus Ophiodromus
    Genus Parahesione
    Genus Parapodarke
    Genus Parasyllidea
    Genus Periboea
    Genus Podarkeopsis
    Genus Psamathe
    Genus Pseudosyllis
    Genus Rutellifrons
    Genus Sinohesione
    Genus Sirsoe
    Genus Syllidia
    Genus Wesenbergia

Taxon Information

The Family Hesionidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Hesionidae, [North America] (Smith, 2001).

Bibliography

  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Annelida (Polychaetes, Aeolosomatidae, aquatic oligochaetes, Branchiobdellida, leeches). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 269-325.

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