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Rhopalura vermiculicola  Caullery, 1914
Taxonomic Serial No.: 696251

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Rhopalura pelseneeri vermiculicola Caullery, 1914
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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 incertae sedis  
                      SpeciesRhopalura vermiculicola Caullery, 1914  

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  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 vermiculicola   

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  Comment: According to Kozloff (1992) this species cannot be assigned with reasonable certainty to any of the four genera of Rhopaluridae; although originally described as a variety of R. pelseneeri "it appears best to regard vermiculicola provisionally as a separate species"  



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