Taxon profile


Ligula intestinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Platyhelminthes - flatworms »  class Cestoda - tapeworms »  order Pseudophyllidea »  family Diphyllobothriidae »  genus Ligula

Scientific synonyms

Braunia jassyensis Leon, 1908
Ligula avium Bloch, 1782
Ligula carpionis Rudolphi, 1810
Ligula cingulum Pallas, 1781
Ligula cobitidis Gmelin 1790
Ligula contortrix Rudolphi, 1810
Ligula gobionis Gmelin, 1790
Ligula leucisci Gmelin, 1790
Ligula piscium Bloch, 1782
Ligula simplicissima Rudolphi, 1802

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Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Ligula intestinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [412110]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Ligula intestinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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