Glyceridae


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Glyceridae

[glə′ser·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of polychaete annelids belonging to the Errantia and characterized by an enormous eversible proboscis.
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Identified polychaetes included representatives from 20 different families, primarily Ampharetidae, Glyceridae, Nephtydae, Onuphidae, Opheliidae, and Terebellidae.
sanguehea Montagu, 1815 x x Morphysa sp x x FLABELLIGERIDAE Pherusa capulata Moore, 1909 x x Piromis arenosus Kinberg, 1867 x x Piromis sp x GLYCERIDAE Glycera americana Leidy, 1855 x x G.
Polychaeta Magelonidae * 89 85 20 118 Capitellidae * 101 95 27 36 Cirratulidae * 17 10 22 93 Obiniidae * 31 41 74 60 Nereidae * 55 21 16 12 Glyceridae * 10 7 12 3 Goniadidae 8 7 7 Opheliidae 7 20 1 Lumbrineridae 1 2 2 Sabellidae 7 1 Nephytydae * 5 Spionidae * 3 Onuphidae * 1 Polynoidae * 1 Gastropoda Bulla gouldiana + 15 3 6 3 Haminoea vesicula * 8 2 3 1 Acteocina spp.