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Rhynchoscolex simplex  Leidy, 1851
Taxonomic Serial No.: 54059

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Anotocelis coluber (Leydig, 1854)
    Rhynchoscolex vejdovskyi Sekera, 1889
    Stenostomum coluber Leydig, 1854
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumPlatyhelminthes Minot, 1876 – flatworms, plathelminthes, platodes, platelminte  
                   OrderCatenulida Meixner, 1924  
                      FamilyStenostomidae Vejdovsky, 1880  
                         GenusRhynchoscolex Leidy, 1851  
                            SpeciesRhynchoscolex simplex Leidy, 1851  
    Direct Children:  
                               Subspecies Rhynchoscolex simplex plotnikovi Beklemischev, 1923  
                               Subspecies Rhynchoscolex simplex simplex Leidy, 1851  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhynchoscolex simplex   
  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: Rhynchoscolex simplex   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Leidy, Joseph  
  Publication Date: 1851   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of new genera of Vermes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 5   
  Page(s): 124-126   
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  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

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