WoRMS taxon details

Placozoa

22737  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22737)

accepted
Phylum
marine
Not documented
Schierwater, B.; Eitel, M.; DeSalle, R. (2018). World Placozoa Database. Placozoa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22737 on 2018-10-18
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
db_admin
2007-01-10 09:56:49Z
changed
2009-07-01 13:17:44Z
checked

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basis of record Margulis, L.; Schwartz, K.V. (1998). Five Kingdoms: an illustrated guide to the Phyla of life on earth. 3rd edition. Freeman: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-7167-3027-8. xx, 520 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Ender, A., Schierwater B., 2003. Placozoa are not derived Cnidarians: Evidence from molecular morphology. Mol. Biol. Evol. 20 1: 130-134. [details]   

additional source Voigt, O.; Collins, A.G.; Pearse, V.B.; Pearse, J.S.; Ender, A.; Hadrys, H.; Schierwater, B. (2004). Placozoa - no longer a phylum of one. <em>Current Biology.</em> 14 (22): 944-945., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2004.10.036 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Grell, K.G., Ruthmann, A. (1991) Placozoa. In: Harrison FW, Westfall, J.A., editor. Microscopic Anatomy of Invertebrates, Placozoa, Porifera, Cnidaria, and Ctenophora. New York: Wiley-Liss. pp. 13-28 [details]   

additional source Schierwater, B.; De Jong, D.; DeSalle, R. (2009). Placozoa and the evolution of Metazoa and intrasomatic cell differentiation. <em>The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology.</em> 41(2): 370-379., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocel.2008.09.023 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
LanguageName 
English placozoans  [details]
Japanese 平板動物  [details]