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Batracobdella  Viguier, 1897
Taxonomic Serial No.: 69358

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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: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                         SuborderRhynchobdellida Blanchard, 1894  
                            FamilyGlossiphoniidae Vaillant, 1890  
                               GenusBatracobdella Viguier, 1897  

  Expert: William E. Moser  
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC 163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Batracobdella    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Batracobdella   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ringuelet, Raúl A. / Hurlbert, Stuart H., and Alejandro Villalobos-Figueroa, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1982   
  Article/Chapter Title: Hirudinea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Aquatic Biota of Mexico, Central America and the West Indies   
  Page(s): 166-172   
  Publication Place: San Diego, California, USA   
  Reference for: Batracobdella   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: This genus is valid in Europe. However, in North America it has been synonymized to Desserobdella.  



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