Lopadorrhynchidae

Lopadorrhynchidae

[‚lō·pə·dō′riŋk·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A small family of pelagic polychaete annelids belonging to the Errantia.
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Species belonging to the families Acoetidae (Polyodontes californicus) and Lopadorrhynchidae (Lopadorrhynchus parvus) have been synonymized; therefore, these families have no new species in the Mexican Pacific region.
Family Lopadorrhynchidae Claparede, 1868 * Lopadorrhynchus parvum Chamberlin, 1919: 114, pl.
Five phyllodocidacean families (Alciopidae, Lopadorrhynchidae, Pontodoridae, Tomopteridae, and Typhloscolecidae) and two flabelligerid families (Flotidae and Poeobiidae) are dominated by transparent species (Uschakov, 1972; Glasby et al.