Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Aciculata > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Aphroditiformia > Superfamily Aphroditoidea > Family Polynoidae

Polynoinae Kinberg, 1856

Rank: Subfamily
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Subfamily group names

Harmothoinae Willey, 1902 synonym


Acanthicolepis McIntosh, 1900
Adyte Saint-Joseph, 1899
Antarctinoe Barnich, Fiege, Micaletto & Gambi, 2006
Antinoella Augener, 1928
Austrolaenilla Bergström, 1916
Bylgides Chamberlin, 1919
Enipo Malmgren, 1866
Eucranta Malmgren, 1866
Eunoe Malmgren, 1866
Gattyana McIntosh, 1897
Harmothoe Kinberg, 1856
Hermadionella Uschakov, 1982
Leucia Malmgren, 1867
Malmgrenia McIntosh, 1874
Malmgreniella Hartman, 1967
Melaenis Malmgren, 1866
Neolagisca Barnich & Fiege, 2000
Neopolynoe Loshamn, 1981
Paradyte Pettibone, 1969
Pettibonesia Nemésio, 2006
Polynoe Savigny in Lamarck, 1818
Robertianella McIntosh, 1885
Subadyte Pettibone, 1969


basis of record

Barnich, R.; Fiege, D. (2000). Revision of the Mediterranean species of Harmothoe Kinberg, 1856 and Lagisca Malmgren, 1865 (Polychaeta: Polynoidae: Polynoinae) with descriptions of a new genus and a new species. Journal of Natural History. 34: 1889-1938.

additional source

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta



External Links

Link To GBIF


Fauchald, K.; Barnich, R. (2012). Polynoinae. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed) (2012). World Polychaeta database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:155091




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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