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Family Nerillidae

    Genus Troglochaetus -- North America.
    Genus Afronerilla
    Genus Aristonerilla
    Genus Arkessoniella
    Genus Bathychaetus
    Genus Bathynerilla
    Genus Leptonerilla
    Genus Longipalpa
    Genus Meganerilla
    Genus Mesonerilla
    Genus Nerilla
    Genus Nerillidium
    Genus Nerillidopsis
    Genus Paranerilla
    Genus Psammoriedlia
    Genus Thalassochaetus
    Genus Trochonerilla
    Genus Xenonerilla

Taxon Information

The Family Nerillidae 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

  • Nerillidae, [Palearctic, Nearctic; 1 species worldwide] (Glasby & Timm, 2008).


  • Glasby, C.J. & T. Timm. 2008. Global diversity of polychaetes (Polychaeta; Annelida) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 107-115. [Available online]

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