Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Errantia > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Nereidiformia > Family Syllidae > Subfamily Autolytinae > Tribe Autolytini

Myrianida Milne Edwards, 1845

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Autolytides Malaquin, 1893 synonym
Autolytus Grube, 1850 synonym
Autolytus (Autolytides) Malaquin, 1893 synonym
Crithida Gosse, 1855 synonym
Diploceraea Grube, 1850 synonym
Podonereis Blainville, 1818 synonym
Sacconereis J. Müller, 1853 synonym
Scolopendra Slabber, 1781 synonym
Sylline Grube, 1860 synonym


Myrianida antondohrni (Çinar & Gambi, 2005)
Myrianida brachycephala (Marenzeller, 1874)
Myrianida cognettii (Çinar & Gambi, 2005)
Myrianida convoluta (Cognetti, 1953)
Myrianida dentalia (Imajima, 1966)
Myrianida edwardsi (Saint Joseph, 1887)
Myrianida hesperidium (Claparède, 1868)
Myrianida inermis (Saint Joseph, 1887)
Myrianida irregularis (Imajima & Hartman, 1964)
Myrianida langerhansi (Gidholm, 1967)
Myrianida longoprimicirrata (López, San Martín & Jiménez, 1997)
Myrianida mediterranea (Cognetti, 1953)
Myrianida pinnigera (Montagu, 1808)
Myrianida prolifera (O.F. Müller, 1788)
Myrianida quindecimdentata (Langerhans, 1884)
Myrianida rubropunctata (Grube, 1860)
Myrianida tyrrhenica (Cognetti, 1953)


basis of record

Nygren, Arne (2004) Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa, 680: 1-314

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

additional source

Fauchald, K. 1977. The polychaete worms, definitions and keys to the orders, families and genera. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County: Los Angeles, CA (USA) Science Series 28:1-188

additional source

NODC (1997). NODC Taxonomic codes

additional source

Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 214-231


Nygren, Arne (2004) Revision of Autolytinae (Syllidae: Polychaeta). Zootaxa, 680: 1-314



External Links



Gil, J. (2014). Myrianida Milne Edwards, 1845. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129659




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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