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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontobdellinae Llewellyn, 1966 
AphiaID: 724622

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHirudinea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuhirudinea (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchobdellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiscicolidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Subfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiscicolidae (Johnston, 1865. Revised)
Source  basis of record Llewellyn, L. C. (1966). Pontobdellinae (Piscicolidae : Hirudinea) in the British Museum (Natural History) with a review of the subfamily. Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Zool.), 14(7), 389-439. [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMooreobdellina Epshtein, 1972
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxytonostoma Malm, 1863
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontobdella Leach, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStibarobdella (Leigh-Sharpe, 1925)
Environment marine, terrestrial
Feedingtype  parasitic: ectoparasitic [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology typically permanent parasites on elasmobranchs, marine (Sawyer, 1986, p.669) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:724622
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2013-04-08 01:59:45Z  created  Kolb, J├╝rgen
  
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  Citation: Kolb, J. (2014). Pontobdellinae Llewellyn, 1966. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=724622 on 2014-09-23
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