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   This Annelid classification only concerns species of Western Europe; thus, non-European and fossil species are excluded. Only the classification for the species presented in this website is fully mentionned; else, if no species are referred to in this website, classification is incomplete.

Classification of West-European Annelids

Bristle worms, leeches

  • Class Polychaeta Grube, 1850
  • Order Psammodrilida
  • Order Scolecida
  • Order Nerillida
  • Order Spintherida
  • Order Phyllodocida
  • Suborder Aphroditiformia
  • Super-family Aphroditoidea Malmgren, 1867
  • Family Polynoidae Kinberg, 1856
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    • Suborder Nereidiformia
    • Family Nereididae Johnston, 1865
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      • Family Syllidae Grube, 1850
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        • Suborder Phyllodociformia
        • Family Phyllodocidae Řrsted, 1843
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          • Order Eunicida
          • Order Amphinomida Lamarck, 1818
          • Family Amphinomidae Savigny, 1818
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            • Order Protodrilida
            • Order Sabellida
            • Family Sabellidae Malmgren, 1867
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              • Family Serpulidae Savigny, 1818
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                • Family Spirorbidae (Chamberlin, 1919) Pillai, 1970
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                  • Order Terebellida
                  • Family Terebellidae Grube, 1850
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                    • Order Spionida
                    • Class Oligochaeta
                    • Order Lumbriculida
                    • Order Moniligastrida
                    • Order Haplotaxida
                    • Class Hirudinea Lamarck, 1818
                    • Subclass Branchiobdellidea
                    • Order Branchiobdellida
                    • Subclass Acanthobdellidea Livanow, 1905
                    • Order Acanthobdellida
                    • Subclass Euhirudinea Lukin, 1956
                    • Order Rhynchobdellida Blanchard, 1894
                    • Family Piscicolidae Johnston, 1865
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                      • Order Arhynchobdellida Blanchard, 1894

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