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Prosthiostomum  Quatrefage, 1845
Taxonomic Serial No.: 54204

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Mesodiscus Minot, 1877
  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  
                            SuborderCotylea Lang, 1884  
                               SuperfamilyEuryleptoidea Stimpson, 1857  
                                  FamilyProsthiostomidae Lang, 1884  
                                     GenusProsthiostomum Quatrefage, 1845  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum asiaticum Kato, 1937  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum aurantiacum (Collingwood, 1876)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum awaensa Yeri and Kaburaki, 1918  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum capense Bock, 1931  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum collare (Stimpson, 1855)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum constipatum Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum cooperi Laidlaw, 1902  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum crassiusculum Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum cribrarium Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum cyclops (Verrill, 1901)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum cynarium Marcus, 1950  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum dohrnii Lang, 1884  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum elegans Laidlaw, 1902  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum formosum Kato, 1943  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum gilvum Marcus, 1950  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum grande Stimpson, 1857  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum griseum Hyman, 1959  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum komaii Kato, 1944  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum latocelis Hyman, 1953  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum lineatum Meixner, 1907  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum lobatum Pearse, 1938  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum macrorhynchum (Schmarda, 1859)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum maculatum Haswell, 1907  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum marmoratum Yeri and Kaburaki, 1918  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum milcum Marcus and Marcus, 1968  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum montiporae Poulter, 1975  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum multicelis Hyman, 1953  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum nationale Plehn, 1896  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum notoensis Kato, 1944  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum nozakensis Kato, 1944  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum obscurum (Stimpson, 1855)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum ostreae Kato, 1937  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum pallidum Laidlaw, 1903  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum parvicelis Hyman, 1939  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum pellucidum (Grube, 1840)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum purum Kato, 1937  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum rubropunctatum Yeri and Kaburaki, 1918  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum sadoensis Kato, 1944  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum sancum Du Bois-Reymond Marcus, 1965  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum siphunculus (Delle Chiaje, 1822)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum sonorum Kato, 1938  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum sparsum (Stimpson, 1855)  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum suzakiensis Kato, 1944  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum trilineatum Yeri and Kaburaki, 1920  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum utarum Marcus, 1952  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum vulgare Kato, 1938  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum wagurensis Kato, 1944  
                                        Species Prosthiostomum yeri Kato, 1937  

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

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