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Platybothrium  Linton, 1890
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1059577

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Dicranobothrium Euzet, 1953
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  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  
                               GenusPlatybothrium Linton, 1890  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Platybothrium angelbahiense Healy, 2003  
                                  Species Platybothrium auriculatum Yamaguti, 1952  
                                  Species Platybothrium cervinum Linton, 1890  
                                  Species Platybothrium coshtaprum Healy, 2003  
                                  Species Platybothrium harpago (Euzet, 1953)  
                                  Species Platybothrium hypoprioni Potter, 1937  
                                  Species Platybothrium jondoeorum Healy, 2003  
                                  Species Platybothrium kirstenae Healy, 2003  
                                  Species Platybothrium spinulifera Southwell, 1912  
                                  Species Platybothrium tantulum Healy, 2003  

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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   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0-89338-002-4   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Platybothrium   

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