Turbellarian taxonomic database


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Bilateria (Main hierarchy)
Nephrozoa       Jondelius, Ruiz-Trillo, Baguna, & Riutort, 2002
Platyhelminthes       Minot, 1876
incertae sedis      
Turbella       Ehrenberg, 1831
assimilis       (Fabricius, 1826)

Current synonymy:

Proxenetes affinis (Jensen, 1878) synonym of Provortex affinis (Jensen, 1878) according to Riedl R (1956), p. 150, 159
Turbella assimilis (Fabricius, 1826) synonym of Provortex affinis (Jensen, 1878) (no ref.)
Vortex affinis Jensen, 1878 synonym of Provortex affinis (Jensen, 1878) (no ref.)
Provortex affinis (Jensen, 1878) accepted name

Currently accepted as Provortex affinis (Jensen, 1878)

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