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Phiops

Polychaeta - Eunicida - Lumbrinereidae

Taxonomy
Phiops was named by Schram (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1041]. Its type is Phiops aciculorum.

It was assigned to Lumbrinereidae by Schram (1979); and to Eunicemorpha by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Phiops Schram p. 115
2002Phiops Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Trochozoa
Eutrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumAnnelidaLamarck 1809
classPolychaetaGrube 1850
subclassAciculataRouse and Fauchald 1997
orderEunicidaUshakov 1955
familyLumbrinereidaeMalmgren 1867
genusPhiops

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available