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“Genus Metamenia Thiele, 1913



Metamenia Thiele, 1913. Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903. 14 Zoologie, 6 (1): 52.


TYPE SPECIES: Metamenia intermedia Thiele, 1913



Cuticle thick. Mouth opening separated from the atrium. Distichous radula present. Midgut with constrictions. Secondary genital opening unpaired. Without copulatory stylets. With dorsoterminal sense organ. Without respiratory organs.”



(García-Álvarez & Salvini-Plawen, 2007: 109)


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Source: Antarctic Invertebrates Website (NMNH)

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