Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Polychaeta > Subclass Errantia > Order Phyllodocida > Suborder Phyllodociformia > Family Phyllodocidae > Subfamily Phyllodocinae > Genus Phyllodoce

Phyllodoce groenlandica Örsted, 1842

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PhyllodoceLamarck, 1818accepted genus name
Anaitides Czerniavsky, 1882 heterotypic synonym
Phyllodoce (Anaitides) Czerniavsky, 1882 heterotypic synonym

Species group names

Anaitides groenlandica (Örsted, 1842) synonym
Phyllodoce (Anaitides) groenlandica Örsted, 1842 synonym; alternate representation


original description

Örsted, Anders Sandoe 1843. Grönlands Annulata dorsibranchiata. Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskabs. Naturvidenskabelige og mathematiske afhandlinger, 10 (series 4): 153-216. 8 plates

basis of record

Fauchald, Kristian (2007). World Register of Polychaeta

additional source

Fauchald, K., A. Granados-Barba, and V. Solís-Weiss. 2009. Polychaeta (Annelida) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 751–788 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

source of synonymy

Bergström, Erik 1914. Zur Systematik der Polychætenfamilie der Phyllodociden. Zoologiska bidrag från Uppsala, 3: 37-224.


Blake, J.A. 1994. Family Phyllodocidae Savigny, 1818. pages 115-186. IN: Blake, J.A. and Hilbig, Brigitte. Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. 4 - The Annelida Part 1. Oligochaeta and Polychaeta: Phyllodocida (Phyllodocidae to Paralacydoniidae). Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Santa Barbara


Jirkov, I.A. 2001. [Polychaeta of the Arctic Ocean] Polikhety severnogo Ledovitogo Okeana. Moskva, Yanus-K, 1-632


Vieitez, J.M.; M.A.; Alós, C.; Parapar, J.; Besteiro, C.; Moreira, J.; Nunez, J.; Laborda, J.; and San Martin, G. 2004. Annelida Polychaeta I. Fauna Iberica. Ramos, M.A. et al (Eds.). Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, CSIC, Madrid, Vol. 25:1-530 [sections separate authorship not recognised here].





External Links

Barcode of Life (12 barcodes)
Biodiversity Heritage Library (47 publications)
GenBank (25 nucleotides; 15 proteins)


Read, G. (2014). Phyllodoce groenlandica. 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:334506




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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