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  Subfamily Namanereidinae

Genus Namanereis (+ Lycastopsis)

    Species N. hawaiiensis -- North America.
    Species N. hummelincki -- North America.
    Species N. quadraticeps

Taxon Information

The Genus Namanereis 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

  • Namanereis, (Foster, 1972).
  • Lycastopsis, (Foster, 1972).
  • Namanereis, (Hartman, 1959).
  • Lycastopsis, (Hartman, 1959).


  • Foster, N. 1972. Freshwater polychaetes (Annelida) of North America. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Biota of Freshwater Ecosystems Identification Manual 4. 15 pp. [Available online]
  • Hartman, O. 1959. Polychaeta. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 538-541.

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