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Rhynchoscolex  Leidy, 1851
Taxonomic Serial No.: 54057

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumPlatyhelminthes Minot, 1876 – flatworms, plathelminthes, platodes, platelminte  
                   OrderCatenulida Meixner, 1924  
                      FamilyStenostomidae Vejdovsky, 1880  
                         GenusRhynchoscolex Leidy, 1851  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Rhynchoscolex diplolithicus Reisinger, 1924  
                            Species Rhynchoscolex evelinae Marcus, 1945  
                            Species Rhynchoscolex nanus Marcus, 1945  
                            Species Rhynchoscolex platypus Marcus, 1945  
                            Species Rhynchoscolex pusillus Marcus, 1945  
                            Species Rhynchoscolex remanei Rixen, 1961  
                            Species Rhynchoscolex simplex Leidy, 1851  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhynchoscolex   
  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: Rhynchoscolex   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Leidy, Joseph  
  Publication Date: 1851   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of new genera of Vermes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 5   
  Page(s): 124-126   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

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