Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Platyhelminthes > Class Rhabditophora > Infraclass Eulecithophora > Order Prolecithophora > Family Plagiostomidae

Plagiostomum Schmidt, 1852

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Plagiostomum anocelis Brandtner, 1934
Plagiostomum benedeni (Schmidt, 1852)
Plagiostomum chromogastrum Graff, 1890
Plagiostomum cinctum Meixner, 1938
Plagiostomum cuticulatum (Brandtner, 1934) Kulinich, 1980
Plagiostomum fabrei Fuhrmann, 1896
Plagiostomum filicauda Westblad, 1956
Plagiostomum flavum Brandtner, 1934
Plagiostomum girardi (Schmidt, 1857)
Plagiostomum koreni Jensen, 1878
Plagiostomum lemani Du Plessis, 1874
Plagiostomum maculatum Graff, 1882
Plagiostomum meledanum Graff, 1911
Plagiostomum norvegicum (Karling, 1940)
Plagiostomum nostrum Westblad, 1956
Plagiostomum ochroleucum Graff, 1882
Plagiostomum paradoxum An Der Lan, 1936
Plagiostomum pseudomaculatum (Gamble, 1893)
Plagiostomum reticulatum (Schmidt, 1852)
Plagiostomum rovignense An Der Lan, 1936
Plagiostomum sorrentinum Riedl, 1954
Plagiostomum striatum Westblad, 1956
Plagiostomum sulphureum Graff, 1882
Plagiostomum violaceum Fuhrmann, 1896
Plagiostomum vittatum (Frey & Leuckart, 1847)
Plagiostomum whitmani Graff, 1911


basis of record

Faubel, A.; NoreƱa, C. (2001). Turbellaria, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 123-136

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Nomenclator Zoologicus

additional source

Schockaert, E.R.; Jouk, P.E.H.; Martens, P.M. (1989). Free-living Plathelminthes from the Belgian coast and adjacent areas, in: Wouters, K.; Baert, L. (Ed.) (1989). Proceedings of the Symposium "Invertebrates of Belgium". pp. 19-25



External Links



Tyler, S. (2014). Plagiostomum Schmidt, 1852. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:142260




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