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Treptoplax reptans  Monticelli, 1893
Taxonomic Serial No.: 696106

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
       PhylumPlacozoa Grell, 1971  
          GenusTreptoplax Monticelli, 1893  
             SpeciesTreptoplax reptans Monticelli, 1893  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grell, Karl G., and August Ruthmann / Harrison, Frederick W., and Jane A. Westfall, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 2: Placozoa   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Microscopic Anatomy of Invertebrates, Volume 2: Placozoa, Porifera, Cnidaria, and Ctenophora   
  Page(s): 13-27   
  Publisher: Wiley-Liss, Inc.   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, U.S.A.   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-56224-6   
  Reference for: Treptoplax reptans   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Monticelli, Fr. Sav.  
  Publication Date: 1893   
  Article/Chapter Title: Treptoplax reptans. n. g. n. sp. Nota preliminare   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Atti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, ser. 5, vol. 2   
  Page(s): 39-40   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0001-4435   
  Reference for: original description   

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  Comment: Based on a subsequent publication, many authors regard 1896 as the date of original description  
    Grell and Ruthmann (1991) note: "The second species [Treptoplax reptans], said to be found in the Gulf of Naples, was only seen once. There is some doubt that it really exists"  



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