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Mesodasys  Remane, 1951
Taxonomic Serial No.: 57637

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2006   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumGastrotricha Metschnikoff, 1865 – gastrotriches, gastrˇtrico, gastrotrichs  
                OrderMacrodasyida Remane, 1924  
                   FamilyLepidodasyidae Remane, 1927  
                      GenusMesodasys Remane, 1951  
    Direct Children:  
                         Species Mesodasys adenotubulatus Hummon, Todaro and Tongiorgi, 1993  
                         Species Mesodasys hexapodus Rao and Ganapati, 1968  
                         Species Mesodasys ischiensis Hummon, Todaro and Tongiorgi, 1993  
                         Species Mesodasys laticaudatus Remane, 1951  
                         Species Mesodasys littoralis Remane, 1951  
                         Species Mesodasys lobocercus (Boaden, 1960)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Mesodasys   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clausen, Claus  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Gastrotricha Macrodasyida from the Troms° region, northern Norway   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Sarsia, vol. 85, no. 5/6   
  Page(s): 357-479   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0036-4827   
  Reference for: Mesodasys   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Remane, Adolf  
  Publication Date: 1951   
  Article/Chapter Title: Mesodasys, ein neues Genus der Gastrotricha Macrodasyoidea aus der Kieler Bucht   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Kieler Meeresforschungen, vol. 8, no. 1   
  Page(s): 102-195   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   

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