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The diet of worms : A study of polychaete feeding guilds
Current information on the eating habits of polychaetes are reviewed. The polychaete families are arranged in alphabetical order and the feeding habits of each are summarized. Feeding guilds areExpand
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Cladistics and polychaetes
A series of cladistic analyses assesses the status and membership of the taxon Polychaeta. The available literature, and a review by Fauchald & Rouse (1997), on the 80 accepted families of theExpand
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The Polychaete Worms: Definitions and Keys to the Orders, Families and Genera
A review of the classification of the Class Polychaeta (Annelida) with comments on the characters used to identify the different included taxa has led to the recognition of seventeen orders. All taxaExpand
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The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity
BACKGROUND The question of how many marine species exist is important because it provides a metric for how much we do and do not know about life in the oceans. We have compiled the first register ofExpand
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Polychaete systematics: Past and present
In this paper, we first demonstrate the historical background for the current unsatisfactory state of systematics of the polychaetes. We then briefly discuss our knowledge of internal and externalExpand
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Polychaetes from intertidal areas in Panama, with a review of previous shallow-water records
Fauchald, Kristian. Polychaetes from Intertidal Areas in Panama, with a Review of Previous Shallow-Water Records. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, number 221, 81 pages, 13 figures, 2 tables,Expand
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Nephtyidae (Polychaeta) from the Bay of Nha Trang, South Viet Nam
The following species were found in grab samples from the Bay of Nha Trang: Aglaophamus dicirroides n. sp.,/4. orientalis n. sp.,/1. sinensis (Fauvel, 1932b),/i. tepens n. sp.,/i. vietnamensis n.Expand
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