Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Sedentaria > Infraclass Canalipalpata > Order Terebellida > Suborder Terebellomorpha > Family Ampharetidae > Subfamily Ampharetinae > Genus Hypania

Hypania invalida (Grube, 1860)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

HypaniaOstrooumouff, 1896accepted genus name
Parhypania Annenkova, 1928 heterotypic synonym


basis of record

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

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

additional source

Ostroomouff, A. 1897. [Recherches hydrobiologiques dans les embouchures des fleuves de la Russie meridionale]. Bulletin de l'Académie Impériale des Science de St.Pétersbourg, 6: 343-362.

additional source

Kremer, P.; Fiege, D.; Wehe, T. 2011. Morphology and Ultrastructure of the Nephridial System of Hypania invalida (Grube, 1860) (Annelida, Polychaeta, Ampharetidae). Journal of Morphology 272(1): 1-11

additional source

de Kluijver, M.J.; Ingalsuo, S.S.; de Bruyne, R.H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 1. Keys to Mollusca and Brachiopoda. World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14706-3. 1 cd-rom pp.

additional source

Annenkova, N. 1927. Über die pontokaspischen Polychaeten. 1. Die Gattungen Hypania Ostroumov und Hypaniola n. gen. Annuaire du Musee Zoologique de l'Académie des Sciences de l'URSS, 28: 48-62.





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection
Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications)


Read, G. (2014). Hypania invalida (Grube, 1860). 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:129797




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not marine, brackish, fresh, not terrestrial


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