Annelids within the Metazoa

For a nicely-formatted and better referenced PDF of the entire series, click here! Annelids have always played a big part in our views of animal phylogeny. This post is NOT a summary of animal phylogeny explicitly, but rather about how differing views of animal phylogeny affect the annelids, and how …

Annelida: Some Systematics

For a nicely-formatted and better referenced PDF of the entire series, click here! My goal here is not to go through all of the annelids taxonomically or to name all the families (such a task isn’t yet possible to do accurately, as annelid systematics is a mess and always has …