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Polypocephalus  Braun, 1878
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1059491

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Polypocephalus alii Shinde & Jadhav, 1981
    Polypocephalus bombayensis Shinde, Dhule & Jadhav, 1991
    Polypocephalus digholensis Deshmukh, Jadhav & Shinde, 1982
    Polypocephalus djeddensis Jadhav & Shinde, 1989
    Polypocephalus himanshui Pramanik & Manna, 2006
    Polypocephalus indicus Deshmukh, Jadhav & Shinde, 1982
    Polypocephalus karbharii Deshmukh, Jadhav & Shinde, 1982
    Polypocephalus katpurensis Shinde & Jadhav, 1981
    Polypocephalus maharashtra Deshmukh, Jadhav & Shinde, 1982
    Polypocephalus pratibhai Deshmukh, Jadhav & Shinde, 1982
    Polypocephalus ratnagiriensis Jadhav, Shinde & Sarwade, 1986
    Polypocephalus singhii Shinde & Jadhav, 1981
    Polypocephalus thapari Shinde & Jadhav, 1981
    Polypocephalus visakhapatnamensis Vankara, Vijaya Lakshmi & Vijaya Lakshmi, 2007
    Polypocephalus braunii Shinde, 1981
    Polypocephalus pandei Pawar et al., 2005
    Polypocephalus rakhamalii Dandwate & Jadhav, 2009
    Polypocephalus rhynchobatis Mote, 2012
    Polypocephalus sakriensis Pawar et al., 2001
    Polypocephalus testicularis Jadhav & Shinde, 1989
    Polypocephalus trygoni Jadhav & Threlfall, 1986
    Polypocephalus budhadebae Jadhav, 2007
    Polypocephalus harnesis Lanka, 2006
    Polypocephalus kuhlii Vankara, Vijaya Lakshmi & Vijaya Lakshmi, 2006
    Polypocephalus mirkarwarensis Dandwate & Jadhav, 2009
    Polypocephalus waltairensis Mote, 2012
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumPlatyhelminthes Minot, 1876 – flatworms, plathelminthes, platodes, platelminte  
                   ClassCestoda  – tapeworms  
                               GenusPolypocephalus Braun, 1878  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Polypocephalus affinis Subhapradha, 1951  
                                  Species Polypocephalus caribbensis (Gardner & Schmidt, 1984)  
                                  Species Polypocephalus coronatus Subhapradha, 1951  
                                  Species Polypocephalus elongatus (Southwell, 1912)  
                                  Species Polypocephalus helmuti Jensen, 2005  
                                  Species Polypocephalus lintoni Subhapradha, 1951  
                                  Species Polypocephalus medusia (Linton, 1890)  
                                  Species Polypocephalus moretonensis Butler, 1987  
                                  Species Polypocephalus radiatus Braun, 1878  
                                  Species Polypocephalus rhinobatidis Subhapradha, 1951  
                                  Species Polypocephalus rhynchobatidis Subhapradha, 1951  
                                  Species Polypocephalus saoudi Hassan, 1982  
                                  Species Polypocephalus vesicularis Yamaguti, 1960  
                                  Species Polypocephalus vitellaris Subhapradha, 1951  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Caira, Janine N., and Kirsten Jensen, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: Planetary Biodiversity Inventory (2008-2017): Tapeworms from Vertebrate Bowels of the Earth   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: University of Kansas Natural History Museum, Special Publication, no. 25   
  Page(s): 1-463   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-89338-002-4   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Polypocephalus   

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