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Sylt Island (North Frisian Islands), North Sea
Collection date: 1972-1975
Comments: sheltered beach slope, sand mud flat

Sylt Island (North Frisian Islands), North Sea
Collection date: 1972-1975
Comments: semi-exposed beach slope, clean sand flat

Saint Martin's Island (St. Martins, Saint Martins), Scilly Islands (Sillies, Isles of Scilly), United Kingdom
Collection date: May 12-16, 2002
Depth: sublittoral
Substrate: medium to coarse sand with broken shells
Comments: Site 3, Moth's Ledge, 50 cm depth water, exposed at extreme low spring tides. Sediment and aufwuchs settled on Laminaria holdfasts, algae, Porifera and Cnidaria were sampled. Sublittoral samples by SCUBA.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: May 1972
Substrate: sand

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Jun 1973
Substrate: sand

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Aug 1973
Substrate: sand

Koenigs Bay (Koenigshafens, Konigshafen, Königshafen), Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1985 or earlier
Substrate: sand
Comments: deep sulfide layer at depths of more than 5 cm below the sediment surface. Species found at least 3 times. More than 50 individuals.

between Sylt and Romo (Römö), north of Ellenbogen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Apr-Sep 1982
Depth: 10-20 m
Substrate: medium-coarse sand
Comments: sublittoral sample, north of the island of Sylt, between Römö and Sylt.

between Sylt and Romo (Römö), north of Ellenbogen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Apr-Sep 1983
Depth: 10-20 m
Substrate: medium-coarse sand
Comments: sublittoral sample, north of the island of Sylt, between Römö and Sylt.

small bay on northern coastline of Sylt (Schweinebucht), Lister Landtief Nr. 13, Sylt
Collection date: Jul 20, 1984
Depth: 10 m
Comments: detritus rich sediment.

Skagerrak (Skagerak), (Gullmarfjord), Norwegian Channel, Sweden
Collection date: Jul 1961
Depth: 4-10 m
Comments: Skagerak, Hållö, feiner Bruchschill.

Skagerrak (Skagerak), (Gullmarfjord), Norwegian Channel, Sweden
Collection date: Apr 1963
Depth: 4-10 m
Comments: Skagerak, Hållö, feiner Bruchschill.

Skagerrak (Skagerak), (Gullmarfjord), Norwegian Channel, Sweden
Collection date: Aug 1963
Depth: 4-10 m
Comments: Skagerak, Hållö, feiner Bruchschill.

Håkonsund (Hakonsund, Hakenssund), Hordaland Fylke, Norway
Collection date: Jun 22, 1964
Depth: 17 m
Substrate: shell sand
Comments: Biologisk stasjon, Probe 291-64, Bondisholmen bei Hakonsund, Schalensand.

Håkonsund (Hakonsund, Hakenssund), Hordaland Fylke, Norway
Collection date: Jun 22, 1964
Depth: 2-3 m
Substrate: fine sand
Comments: Biologisk stasjon, Probe 293-64, Hakonsund, feiner Sand.
  • Scherer B. 1985.   . Annual dynamics of a meiofauna community from the "sulfide layer" of a North Sea sand flat. Microfauna Marina 2:.
  • Wehrenberg C, Reise K. 1985.   . Artenspektrum und Abundanz freilebender Plathelminthes in sublitoralen Saenden der Nordsee bei Sylt. Microfauna Marina 2: 163-180.
  • Faubel A. 1977. index card avail.
     . The distribution of Acoela and Macrostomida (Turbellaria) in the littoral of the North Frisian Islands, Sylt, Romo, Jordsand, and Amrum (North Sea). Senckenb. Marit 9:59-74.
  • Faubel A, Warwick RM. 2005.  abstract/note. The marine flora and fauna of the Isles of Scilly: Free-living Plathelminthes ('Turbellaria'). J Nat Hist 39:1-45.
  • Faubel A. 1974. index card avail.
     . Macrostomida (Turbellaria) von einem Sandstrand der Nordseeinsel Sylt. Mikrofauna Meeresboden 45:1-32 [339-370].
  • Noldt U. 1985.   . Typhlorhynchus syltensis n.sp. (Schizorhynchia, Plathelminthes) and the adelphotaxa-relationship of Typhlorhynchus and Proschizorhynchus. Mikrofauna Marina 2:347-370.
  • Karling TG. 1965. index card avail.
     . Haplopharynx rostratus Meixner (Turbellaria) mit den Nemertinen vergleichen. Z zool syst Evolutionsforsch 3:1-18.
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