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Mecynostomidae  Dörjes, 1968
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1036875

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Childiidae Dörjes, 1968
    Tetraposthia Steinböck, 1931
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2016   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumXenacoelomorpha Philippe, Brinkmann, Copley, Moroz, Nakano, Poustka, Wallberg, Peterson and Telford, 2011  
             SubphylumAcoelomorpha Ehlers, 1985  
                ClassAcoela Uljanin, 1870  
                   FamilyMecynostomidae Dörjes, 1968  
    Direct Children:  
                      Genus Childia Graff, 1910  
                      Genus Eumecynostomum Faubel and Regier, 1983  
                      Genus Limnoposthia Faubel and Kolasa, 1978  
                      Genus Mecynostomum Beneden, 1870  
                      Genus Neomecynostomum Faubel and Regier, 1983  
                      Genus Paedomecynostomum Dörjes, 1968  
                      Genus Paramecynostomum Dörjes, 1968  
                      Genus Philomecynostomum Dörjes, 1968  
                      Genus Postmecynostomum Dörjes, 1968  
                      Genus Pseudmecynostomum Dörjes, 1968  
                      Genus Stylomecynostomum Hooge and Tyler, 2003  

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  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)   
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