(Redirected from Paludicola)


Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Platyhelminthes
Subphylum: Rhabditophora
Ordo: Tricladida
Subordo: Continenticola
Superfamiliae (2): Geoplanoidea – Planarioidea


Continenticola Carranza, Littlewood, Clough, Ruiz-Trillo, Baguñà & Riutort, 1998



  • Ball, I.R. 1981: The phyletic status of the Paludicola. Hydrobiologia, 84: 7–12. [1]
  • Carranza, S., Littlewood, D.T.J., Clough, K.A., Ruiz-Trillo, I., Baguñà, J. & Riutort, M. 1998. A robust molecular phylogeny of the Tricladida (Platyhelminthes: Seriata) with a discussion on morphological synapomorphies. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 265 (1396): 631–640. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.1998.0341. PDF from ResearchGate. Reference page
  • Grant, L.J.; Sluys, R.; Blair, D. 2006: Biodiversity of Australian freshwater planarians (Platyhelminthes: Tricladida: Paludicola): new species and localities, and a review of paludicolan distribution in Australia. Systematics and biodiversity, 4: 435–471.
  • Johns, P.; Newman, L.J.; Holleman, J.J.; Dawson, E.W.; Sterrer, W.; Allison, F.R.; Diggles, B.K.; Andrews, J.R.H.; Hine, P.M.; McKenna, P.B.; Poulin, R. 2009: 5. Platyhelminthes: flatworms, tapeworms, flukes. Pp. 102-128 in Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume 1. Kingdom Animalia. Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch, New Zealand.
  • Sluys, R. 1999: Global diversity of land planarians (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida, Terricola): a new indicator-taxon in biodiversity and conservation studies. Biodiversity and conservation, 8: 1663–1681.
  • Sluys, R.; Kawakatsu, M.; Riutort, M.; Baguñà, J. 2009: A new higher classification of planarian flatworms (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida). Journal of natural history, 43: 1763–1777. DOI: 10.1080/00222930902741669
  • Souza, S., Morais, A.L., Bichuette, M.E. & Leal-Zanchet, A.M. 2016. Two new species of freshwater flatworms (Platyhelminthes: Tricladida: Continenticola) from South American caves. Zootaxa 4092(1): 107–121. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4092.1.6.Reference page
  • [source: Sluys, Kawakatsu, Riutort & Baguñà (2009)]