Family Polychaeturidae Kielan-Jaworowska, 1966

et: Polühaeturiidid;

Taxon ID: 249 / 2013-10-26
Belongs to: Eunicida
Sister taxa: Atraktoprionidae | Conjungaspidae | Eunicida Incertae Familiae | Hadoprionidae | Kalloprionidae | Mochtyellidae | Paulinitidae | Polychaetaspidae | Ramphoprionidae | Rhytiprionidae | Skalenoprionidae | Symmetroprionidae | Tetraprionidae | Tretoprionidae | Xanioprionidae
Contains: Pteropelta
Stratigraphic range: Ordovician Silurian | ~ 488,3–416,0 Ma
Baltoscandian species (in database): 3

Selection of related publications

  • Hints, O. et al., 2016. Late Ordovician jaw-bearing polychaetes from Anticosti Island, eastern Canada, and their biogeographic significance [DOI]
  • Hints, O. & Eriksson, 2010. Ordovician polychaeturid polychaetes: Taxonomy, distribution and palaeoecology [DOI]
  • Hints, O. & Eriksson, 2007. Diversification and biogeography of scolecodont-bearing polychaetes in the Ordovician [DOI]
  • Hints, L. et al., 2007a. Hulterstad brachiopods and associated faunas in the Vormsi Stage (Upper Ordovician, Katian) of the Lelle core, Central Estonia
  • Hints, O., 2000. Ordovician eunicid polychaetes of Estonia and surrounding areas: review of their distribution and diversification [DOI]
  • Hints, O., 1998c. Late Viruan (Ordovician) polychaete jaws from North Estonia and the St. Petersburg Region