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Vortex rhombiger  Plotnikow, 1905
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1047106

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Gieysztoria expedita (Hofsten, 1907)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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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)   
  Reference for: Vortex rhombiger   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Luther, Alex  
  Publication Date: 1955   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die Dalyelliiden (Turbellaria Neorhabdocoela), eine Monographie   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Acta Zoologica Fennica, vol. 87   
  Page(s): 1-337   
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  Reference for: Vortex rhombiger   

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  Comment: '[...] the species belonging to the expedita-ornata-rubra group had been exhibited several times, but the descriptions and illustrations are so deficient that it seems impossible to decide which species are meant. Such names are Vortex coronarius O. Schmit., V. graffi Hallez, V. erivanicus Plotn., V. caucasicus Plotn. and V. rhombiger PLotn. In order to avoid confusion, it is necessary to drop all these names and stick to the species that have been described so well that they can be recognized with certainty.' (Luther, 1955, p. 180; translated from German)  



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