the itis logo The report logo for the ITIS data page
Go to Print Version

Microplana  Vejdovsky, 1889
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1037606

(Download Help) Microplana TSN 1037606

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Geodesmus Metschnikoff, 1865
    Orthodemus Hyman, 1954
  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  
                      OrderNeoophora Westblad, 1948  
                         SuborderEulecithophora de Beauchamp, 1961  
                            InfraorderAdiaphanida Norén and Jondelius, 2002  
                               SectionTricladida Lang, 1884 – triclads  
                                  SubsectionContinenticola Carranza, Littlewood, Clough, Ruiz-Trillo, Baguna and Riutort, 1998  
                                     SuperfamilyGeoplanoidea Stimpson, 1857  
                                        FamilyGeoplanidae Stimpson, 1857  
                                           SubfamilyMicroplaninae Pantin, 1953  
                                              GenusMicroplana Vejdovsky, 1889  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Microplana aberana (Mell, 1904)  
                                                 Species Microplana aixandrei Vila-Farré, Mateos, Sluys and Romero, 2008  
                                                 Species Microplana atropurpurea (Graff, 1899)  
                                                 Species Microplana attemsi (Bendl, 1909)  
                                                 Species Microplana ceylonica Graff, 1889  
                                                 Species Microplana cherangani (de Beauchamp, 1936)  
                                                 Species Microplana costaricensis (de Beauchamp, 1913)  
                                                 Species Microplana gadesensis Vila-Farré, Mateos, Sluys and Romero, 2008  
                                                 Species Microplana garavi Du Bois-Reymond Marcus, 1957  
                                                 Species Microplana giustii Minelli, 1976  
                                                 Species Microplana graffi (Geba, 1909)  
                                                 Species Microplana grazalemica Vila-Farré, Mateos, Sluys and Romero, 2008  
                                                 Species Microplana groga Jones, Webster, Littlewood and McDonald, 2008  
                                                 Species Microplana haitiensis (Prudhoe, 1949)  
                                                 Species Microplana harea Marcus, 1953  
                                                 Species Microplana henrici (Bendl, 1908)  
                                                 Species Microplana hovassei (de Beauchamp, 1934)  
                                                 Species Microplana howesi (Scharff, 1900)  
                                                 Species Microplana humicola Vejdovsky, 1889  
                                                 Species Microplana hyalina Vila-Farré and Sluys, 2011  
                                                 Species Microplana indica (Chaurasia, 1985)  
                                                 Species Microplana kwiskea Jones, Webster, Littlewood and McDonald, 2008  
                                                 Species Microplana mediostriata (Geba, 1909)  
                                                 Species Microplana montoyai (Fuhrmann, 1912)  
                                                 Species Microplana nana Mateos, Giribet and Carranza, 1998  
                                                 Species Microplana natalensis (Jameson, 1907)  
                                                 Species Microplana neumanni (Mell, 1904)  
                                                 Species Microplana peneckei (Meixner, 1921)  
                                                 Species Microplana pereraca Marcus and Marcus, 1959  
                                                 Species Microplana purpurea (Bendl, 1908)  
                                                 Species Microplana robusta Vila-Farré and Sluys, 2011  
                                                 Species Microplana rufocephalata Hyman, 1954  
                                                 Species Microplana scharffi (Graff, 1899)  
                                                 Species Microplana termitophaga Jones, Darlington and Newson, 1990  
                                                 Species Microplana terrestris (O. F. Müller, 1773)  
                                                 Species Microplana thwaitesii (Moseley, 1874)  
                                                 Species Microplana trifuscolineata (Kaburaki, 1920)  
                                                 Species Microplana tristriata (Geba, 1909)  
                                                 Species Microplana uniductus (de Beauchamp, 1930)  
                                                 Species Microplana unilineata (Frieb, 1923)  
                                                 Species Microplana viridis (Jameson, 1907)  
                                                 Species Microplana voeltzkowi (Graff, 1899)  
                                                 Species Microplana yaravi Du Bois-Reymond Marcus, 1957  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Microplana   
  Publication Date:    
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.:    
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for:    

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN
In:  Kingdom    

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar