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Astreptoscolex

Polychaeta - Phyllodocida - Nephtyidae

Taxonomy
Astreptoscolex is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Astreptoscolex anasillosus.

It was assigned to Nephtyidae by Schram (1979); and to Phyllodocemorpha by Sepkoski (2002).

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

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Trochozoa
Eutrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumAnnelidaLamarck 1809
classPolychaetaGrube 1850
subclassAciculataRouse and Fauchald 1997
orderPhyllodocidaDales 1962
familyNephtyidaeGrube 1850
genusAstreptoscolex

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