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Prosthiostomum siphunculus  (Delle Chiaje, 1822)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 204221

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Prosthiostomum arctum Quatrefage, 1845
    Prosthiostomum elongatum Quatrefage, 1845
    Leptoplana arcta (Quatrefage, 1845)
    Leptoplana hamata (Schmidt, 1861)
    Leptoplana elongata (Quatrefage, 1845)
    Mesodiscus inversiporus Minot, 1877
    Planaria siphunculus Delle Chiaje, 1822
    Prosthiostomum hamatum Schmidt, 1861
    Prosthiostomum emarginatum Leuckart, 1863
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumPlatyhelminthes Minot, 1876 – flatworms, plathelminthes, platodes, platelminte  
                SubphylumRhabditophora Ehlers, 1985  
                         OrderPolycladida Lang, 1884 – polyclads  
                            SuborderCotylea Lang, 1884  
                               SuperfamilyEuryleptoidea Stimpson, 1857  
                                  FamilyProsthiostomidae Lang, 1884  
                                     GenusProsthiostomum Quatrefage, 1845  
                                        SpeciesProsthiostomum siphunculus (Delle Chiaje, 1822)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Prosthiostomum siphunculus   
  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: Prosthiostomum siphunculus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Prudhoe, Stephen  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A Monograph on Polyclad Turbellaria   
  Page(s): 259   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0198585187   
  Reference for: Prosthiostomum siphunculus   

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