In recent years it has become clear that placozoans can be found worldwide in the shallow waters of subtropical and tropical regions (Pearse 1989; Eitel and Schierwater 2010).
- Eitel, M. and B. Schierwater B. 2010. The phylogeography of the Placozoa suggests a taxon-rich phylum in tropical and subtropical waters. Molecular Ecology 19: 2315-2327.
- Pearse, V.B. 1989. Growth and behavior of Trichoplax adhaerens: first record of the phylum Placozoa in Hawaii. Pacific Science 43: 117-121.
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