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Leptoplana  Ehrenberg, 1831
Taxonomic Serial No.: 54122

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Elasmodes Le Conte, 1851
    Penula Kelaart, 1858
    Diplanaria Darwin, 1844
    Leptoplana alba Kelaart, 1858
    Penula alba Kelaart, 1858
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2016   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumPlatyhelminthes Minot, 1876 – flatworms, plathelminthes, platodes, platelminte  
                SubphylumRhabditophora Ehlers, 1985  
                         OrderPolycladida Lang, 1884 – polyclads  
                            SuborderAcotylea Lang, 1884  
                               SuperfamilyLeptoplanoidea Stimpson, 1857  
                                  FamilyLeptoplanidae Stimpson, 1857  
                                     GenusLeptoplana Ehrenberg, 1831  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Leptoplana acuta Stimpson, 1855  
                                        Species Leptoplana brunnea Cheeseman, 1882  
                                        Species Leptoplana capensis (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                        Species Leptoplana delicatula Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Leptoplana diaphana Stummer-Traunfels, 1933  
                                        Species Leptoplana discus (Le Conte, 1851)  
                                        Species Leptoplana formosa (Darwin, 1844)  
                                        Species Leptoplana fulva (Kelaart, 1858)  
                                        Species Leptoplana fusca Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Leptoplana hyalina Ehrenberg, 1831  
                                        Species Leptoplana inconspicua (Pease, 1860)  
                                        Species Leptoplana irrorata (Pease, 1860)  
                                        Species Leptoplana littoralis Morgan, 1905  
                                        Species Leptoplana macrosora Schmarda, 1859  
                                        Species Leptoplana maculosa Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Leptoplana mertensii (Claparède, 1861)  
                                        Species Leptoplana moseleyi Lang, 1884  
                                        Species Leptoplana nigripunctata Ĝrsted, 1844  
                                        Species Leptoplana notabilis (Darwin, 1844)  
                                        Species Leptoplana oblonga Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Leptoplana obtusum (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                        Species Leptoplana ophryoglena (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                        Species Leptoplana polycyclia (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                        Species Leptoplana punctata Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Leptoplana schizoporellae Hallez, 1893  
                                        Species Leptoplana schoenbornii Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Leptoplana striata Schmarda, 1859  
                                        Species Leptoplana taenia (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                        Species Leptoplana tenebrosa (Stimpson, 1857)  
                                        Species Leptoplana tenella (Stimpson, 1857)  
                                        Species Leptoplana trapezoglena (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                        Species Leptoplana tremellaris (O. F. Müller, 1773)  
                                        Species Leptoplana trullaeformis Stimpson, 1855  
                                        Species Leptoplana vesiculata Hyman, 1939  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Leptoplana   
  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: Leptoplana   
  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: Leptoplana   

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