Turbellarian taxonomic database


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Bilateria (Main hierarchy)
Xenacoelomorpha       Philippe, Brinkmann, Copley, Moroz, Nakano, Poustka, et al., 2011
Acoelomorpha       Ehlers, 1985
Acoela       Uljanin, 1870
Childiidae       Dörjes, 1968
Pelophila       (Dörjes, 1968)

Childiidae Pelophila (Dörjes, 1968) synonymy

  Childiidae Pelophila (Dörjes, 1968) [accepted as Convolutidae Pelophila Dörjes, 1968 by Faubel A, Warwick RM (2005):1, 5 (citation)]
  Childiidae Pelophila (Dörjes, 1968) [accepted as Actinoposthiidae Pelophila Dörjes, 1968 by Hooge MD (2001):192 (citation)]

Currently accepted as Actinoposthiidae Acoelopelophila Dörjes, 1968 according to Ceccolini F, Cianferoni F (2022): (citation)