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Rhopalura ophiocomae  Giard, 1877
Taxonomic Serial No.: 696243

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Rhopalura giardii Metschnikoff, 1879
    Intoshia gigas Giard, 1879
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumOrthonectida Giard, 1877 – orthonectids  
                OrderPlasmodigenea Neresheimer, 1908  
                   FamilyRhopaluridae Stunkard, 1937  
                      GenusRhopalura Giard, 1877  
                         SpeciesRhopalura ophiocomae Giard, 1877  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Giard, Alf.  
  Publication Date: 1877   
  Article/Chapter Title: Sur les Orthonectida, classe nouvelle d'animaux parasites des Échinodermes et des Turbellariés   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances de l'Académie des Sciences, vol. 85, no. 18   
  Page(s): 812-814   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0567-655X   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Giard, M. A.  
  Publication Date: 1878   
  Article/Chapter Title: On the Orthonectida, a new Class of Animals Parasitic on Echinodermata and Turbellaria   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 5, vol. 1, no. 2   
  Page(s): 181-183   
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  Notes: Subsequent, English translation of the original description   
  Reference for: Rhopalura ophiocomae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hanelt, Ben, David Van Schyndel, Coen M. Adema, Louise A. Lewis, and Eric S. Loker  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Phylogenetic Position of Rhopalura ophiocomae (Orthonectida) Based on Ribosomal DNA Sequence Analysis   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Biology and Evolution, vol. 13, no. 9   
  Page(s): 1187-1191   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0737-4038   
  Reference for: Rhopalura ophiocomae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kozloff, E. N.  
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title: The genera of the phylum Orthonectida   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Cahiers de Biologie Marine, vol. 33, no. 3   
  Page(s): 377-406   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-9723   
  Reference for: Rhopalura ophiocomae   

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  Comment: Type species of the genus Rhopalura  



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