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“Genus Pararrhopalia Simroth, 1893



Pararrhopalia Simroth, 1893. H.G. Bronn's. Klassen and Ordnungen des Tierreichs, 3 (1): 232.


Synonyms: Paramenia Pruvot, 1890 (part.) (non Brauer and Bergenstamm, 1889).


TYPE SPECIES: Pararrhopalia pruvoti Simroth, 1893


Tangential sclerites in two or more layers; with epidermal papillae Mouth separated from the atrium. Distichous radula present. Midgut without regular constrictions. Secondary genital opening unpaired. With copulatory stylets. With dorsoterminal sense organ. Without respiratory organs.”



(García-Álvarez & Salvini-Plawen, 2007: 104-105)


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Source: Antarctic Invertebrates Website (NMNH)

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