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Rhynchomesostoma rostratum  (O. F. Müller, 1774)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 54331

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Mesostoma variabile Weismann, 1864
    Mesostoma rostratum (O. F. Müller, 1774)
    Mesostoma wandae Schmidt, 1858
    Mesostoma montanum Graff, 1875
    Planaria rostrata (O. F. Müller, 1774)
    Planaria velox Dalyell, 1814
    Fasciola rostrata O. F. Müller, 1774
    Dalyellia velox (Dalyell, 1814)
    Derostoma rostratum (O. F. Müller, 1774)
    Turbella wandae (Schmidt, 1858)
    Turbella rostrata (O. F. Müller, 1774)
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumPlatyhelminthes Minot, 1876 – flatworms, plathelminthes, platodes, platelminte  
                SubphylumRhabditophora Ehlers, 1985  
                   ClassTrepaxonemata Ehlers, 1984  
                      OrderNeoophora Westblad, 1948  
                         SuborderEulecithophora de Beauchamp, 1961  
                            InfraorderRhabdocoela Ehrenberg, 1831  
                               SectionDalytyphloplanida Willems, Wallberg, Jondelius, Littlewood, Backeljau, Schockaert and Artois, 2006  
                                  FamilyTyphloplanidae Luther, 1904  
                                     SubfamilyRhynchomesostominae Bresslau, 1933  
                                        GenusRhynchomesostoma Luther, 1904  
                                           SpeciesRhynchomesostoma rostratum (O. F. Müller, 1774)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhynchomesostoma rostratum   
  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: Rhynchomesostoma rostratum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Young, Johnstone O.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Freshwater Turbellaria of the African Continent   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologischer Anzeiger, Jena, vol. 197, no. 5/6   
  Page(s): 419-432   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Rhynchomesostoma rostratum   

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