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Pseudoceros  Lang, 1884
Taxonomic Serial No.: 54181

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Amblyceraeus Plehn, 1898
    Sphyngiceps Collingwood, 1876
    Pseudocerops Bock, 1913
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2016   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumPlatyhelminthes Minot, 1876 – flatworms, plathelminthes, platodes, platelminte  
                SubphylumRhabditophora Ehlers, 1985  
                   ClassTrepaxonemata Ehlers, 1984  
                      OrderPolycladida Lang, 1884 – polyclads  
                         SuborderCotylea Lang, 1884  
                            SuperfamilyPseudocerotoidea Faubel, 1984  
                               FamilyPseudocerotidae Lang, 1884  
                                  GenusPseudoceros Lang, 1884  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Pseudoceros affinis (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros albicornis (Stimpson, 1857)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros albomarginatus Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros asamusiensis Kato, 1939  
                                     Species Pseudoceros astrorum Bulnes and Torres, 2014  
                                     Species Pseudoceros ater Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros atraviridis (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros atropurpureus Kato, 1934  
                                     Species Pseudoceros bicolor Verrill, 1901  
                                     Species Pseudoceros bifasciatus Prudhoe, 1989  
                                     Species Pseudoceros bimarginatus Meixner, 1907  
                                     Species Pseudoceros bolool Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros buskii (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros caeruleocinctus Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros caeruleopunctatus Palombi, 1928  
                                     Species Pseudoceros canadensis Hyman, 1953  
                                     Species Pseudoceros cardinalis Haswell, 1907  
                                     Species Pseudoceros cardiosorus (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros cerebralis (Kelaart, 1858)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros chloreus Marcus, 1949  
                                     Species Pseudoceros clavicornis (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros coccineus (Stimpson, 1857)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros colemani Prudhoe, 1977  
                                     Species Pseudoceros collingwoodii Laidlaw, 1903  
                                     Species Pseudoceros concinnus (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros confusus Newman and Cannon, 1995  
                                     Species Pseudoceros contrarius Newman and Cannon, 1995  
                                     Species Pseudoceros cruentus Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros depiliktabub Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros devisii Woodworth, 1898  
                                     Species Pseudoceros dimidiatus Graff, 1893  
                                     Species Pseudoceros dulcis (Kelaart, 1858)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros exoptatus Kato, 1938  
                                     Species Pseudoceros felis Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros flavomaculatus (Graff, 1893)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros fulminatus (Stimpson, 1855)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros fuscogriseus Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros fuscopunctatus Prudhoe, 1977  
                                     Species Pseudoceros fuscus (Kelaart, 1858)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros galatheensis Dixit, Raghunathan and Chandra, 2017  
                                     Species Pseudoceros gamblei Laidlaw, 1902  
                                     Species Pseudoceros glaucus Prudhoe, 1989  
                                     Species Pseudoceros goslineri Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros gravieri Meixner, 1907  
                                     Species Pseudoceros griseus Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros guttatomarginatus (Stimpson, 1855)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros habroptilus Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros haddoni (Laidlaw, 1903)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros harrisi Bolaņos, Quiroga and Litvaitis, 2007  
                                     Species Pseudoceros heronensis Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros imitatus Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros imperatus Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros indicus Newman and Schupp, 2002  
                                     Species Pseudoceros intermittus Newman and Cannon, 1995  
                                     Species Pseudoceros interruptus (Stimpson, 1855)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros irretitus Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros japonicus (Stimpson, 1857)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros jebborum Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros josei Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros juani Bahia et al., 2014  
                                     Species Pseudoceros kelaarti (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros kentii Graff, 1893  
                                     Species Pseudoceros kylie Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros lacteus (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros lactolimbus Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros laingensis Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros langamaakensis Faubel, 1983  
                                     Species Pseudoceros laticlavus Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros latissimus (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros leptostictus Bock, 1913  
                                     Species Pseudoceros limbatus (Leuckart, 1828)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros lindae Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros liparus Marcus, 1950  
                                     Species Pseudoceros litoralis Bock, 1913  
                                     Species Pseudoceros lividus Prudhoe, 1982  
                                     Species Pseudoceros luteus (Plehn, 1897)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros maculatus (Pease, 1860)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros maximus Lang, 1884  
                                     Species Pseudoceros memoralis Kato, 1938  
                                     Species Pseudoceros mexicanus Hyman, 1953  
                                     Species Pseudoceros microceraeus (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros micropapillosus Kato, 1934  
                                     Species Pseudoceros monostichos Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros montereyensis Hyman, 1953  
                                     Species Pseudoceros mossambicus Prudhoe, 1989  
                                     Species Pseudoceros muelleri (Delle Chiaje, 1829)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros niger (Stimpson, 1857)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros nigrocinctus (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros nigropunctatus Dixit, Raghunathan and Chandra, 2017  
                                     Species Pseudoceros nipponicus Kato, 1944  
                                     Species Pseudoceros ouini Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros paradoxus Bock, 1927  
                                     Species Pseudoceros paralaticlavus Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros periaurantius Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros periphaeus Bock, 1913  
                                     Species Pseudoceros peripurpureus Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros perviolaceus Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros pius Kato, 1938  
                                     Species Pseudoceros pleurostictus Bock, 1913  
                                     Species Pseudoceros prudhoei Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros punctatus Laidlaw, 1902  
                                     Species Pseudoceros purpureus (Kelaart, 1858)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros rawlinsonae Bolaņos, Quiroga and Litvaitis, 2007  
                                     Species Pseudoceros regalis Laidlaw, 1903  
                                     Species Pseudoceros reticulatus Yeri and Kaburaki, 1918  
                                     Species Pseudoceros rubellus Laidlaw, 1903  
                                     Species Pseudoceros rubronanus Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros rubrotentaculatus Kaburaki, 1923  
                                     Species Pseudoceros sagamianus Kato, 1937  
                                     Species Pseudoceros scintillatus Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros scriptus Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros stimpsoni Newman and Cannon, 1998  
                                     Species Pseudoceros striatus (Kelaart, 1858)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros susanae Newman and Anderson, 1997  
                                     Species Pseudoceros texanus Hyman, 1955  
                                     Species Pseudoceros tigrinus Laidlaw, 1902  
                                     Species Pseudoceros tomiokaensis Kato, 1938  
                                     Species Pseudoceros tristriatus Hyman, 1959  
                                     Species Pseudoceros velutinus (Blanchard, 1847)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros verecundus Newman and Cannon, 1994  
                                     Species Pseudoceros vinosus Meixner, 1907  
                                     Species Pseudoceros yessoensis Kato, 1937  
                                     Species Pseudoceros zebra (Leuckart, 1828)  
                                     Species Pseudoceros zeylanicus (Kelaart, 1858)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pseudoceros   
  Source: Turbellarian taxonomic database, 1.7, database (version 1.7)  
  Acquired: 2016   
  Notes: Tyler S, Schilling S, Hooge M, and Bush LF (comp.) (2006-2016) Turbellarian taxonomic database. Version 1.7 (data licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0; material adapted: formatted and edited)   
  Reference for: Pseudoceros   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lang, Arnold  
  Publication Date: 1884   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die polycladen (seeplanarien) des golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden meeres-abschnitte   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fauna und flora des golfes von Neapel, vol. 11   
  Page(s): 1-688   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Marquina, Daniel, M. Teresa Aguado, and Carolina Noreņa  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title: New records of Cotylea (Polycladida, Platyhelminthes) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, with remarks on the distribution of the Pseudoceros Lang, 1884 and Pseudobiceros Faubel, 1984 species of the Indo-Pacific Marine Region   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 4019, no. 1   
  Page(s): 354-377   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4019.1.14   
  Reference for: Pseudoceros   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Prudhoe, Stephen  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A Monograph on Polyclad Turbellaria   
  Page(s): 259   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0198585187   
  Reference for: Pseudoceros   

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