Apistobranchidae

Apistobranchidae

[ə¦pis·tə¦braŋk·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of spioniform annelid worms belonging to the Sedentaria.
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Families not found in both surveys were: Paraonidae, Magelonidae, Apistobranchidae, Sphaerodoridae, Trichobranchidae, Chrysopetalidae and Arenicolidae.
9a), which uses presence/absence coding, initial weighting of characters by their dependence on other characters, and sequential weighting based on consistency index, the Chaetopteridae are a sister group to the traditional spionid families (Spionidae, Apistobranchidae, Trochochaetidae, Longosomatidae, Magelonidae, and Poecilochaetidae).
On some species of Phyllodocidae, Syllidae, Nephtydae, Goniadiae, Apistobranchidae and Spionidae (Polychaeta).