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Stelendam (Stellendam), Goeree-Overflakkee, Province of Zuid-Holland, the Netherlands
Collection date: May, 1963
Kind: type locality
Depth: on tidal flat
Substrate: sand
Comments: in front of salt marsh along the Grevelingen

Kattendijke, Zuid-Beveland, Province of Zeeland, the Netherlands
Collection date: November, 1964
Depth: intertidal flat
Substrate: sand

south of Bergen op Zoom, Province of Noord-Brabant, the Netherlands
Collection date: October, 1964
Depth: intertidal salt marsh
Substrate: sand
Comments: transition belt between mud-flat and salt-marsh, where the glass-wort, Salicornia europaea, forms an association.

Koenigs Bay (Koenigshafens, Konigshafen, Königshafen), Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Nov 1982 - Jun 1983
Substrate: mud
Comments: inner part Königshafen, a sheltered marine bay near the isle of Sylt.

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.

Morsum-Odde, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Substrate: mud
Salin: brackish
Comments: supralitoral salt marsh. Anlandungsgebiet mit schlickigem Boden. Mischvegetation aus Puccinellia martima, Spartina anglica and Salicornia spp. Durch eine "Landgewinnungsmassnahme" im Winter 1981/82 zerstört.

Rantum Inge, Rantum, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Substrate: mud
Salin: brackish
Comments: supralitoral salt marsh. Suaeda maritima auf festem Schlick. 40 bis 50 cm über MHWL, steil zum Watt abfallend.

Tipkenhoog, Keitum, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Substrate: coarse sand
Salin: brackish
Comments: supralitoral salt marsh. Übergang von SNR zum grobsandigen Strand; 90 bis 130 cm über MHWL. In der Mitte des Geländes liegt eine Senke, hier wurden Salzkonzentrationen von 8 bis 25 o/oo gemessen.

Grosse Gröning, near List, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Comments: salt meadow.

Nielönn, north of Kampen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Comments: salt meadow.

Raantem Inge, Rantum, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Comments: salt meadow.

Hornum-Ost (Hörnum, Hoernum), Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Mar 1983
Substrate: mud
Comments: Hörnum, Nehrungshaken und Lagune at the eulittoral-supralittoral transition belt of the lentic tidal coast. Spartina auf Schlick bis Kleie.

inner Königshafen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: May 1982 -Jul 1983
Substrate: sand
Comments: Königshafen. at the eulittoral-supralittoral transition belt of the lentic tidal coast. Strandgebiet im inneren Konigshafen. Dargestellt ist der Bereich zwischen 30 cm über und 30 cm unter der MHWL.

Nielönn, north of Kampen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Jul 1983
Comments: "Nielönn" bei Kampen.

site south of Keitum, Germany
Collection date: 1982-1983
Substrate: sand

Morsum-Odde, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Sep 1982
Substrate: mud
Comments: Morsum-Odde. Grüppelfeld, Schlick, z. T. stark verdichtet. Gräben mit wenig Salicornia und Acker mit Salicornia und Spartina, je 10 x 2 cm2.

Morsum-Odde, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Aug 1981
Substrate: mud
Comments: Morsum-Odde. schlickiges Anlandungsgebeit (-10 bis +20 cm) mit dichter Mischvegetation (Puccinellia, Salicornia, Spartina), 4 x 10 cm2.

Raantem Inge, Rantum, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Feb 1983
Substrate: medium sand
Comments: Rantum. 'Raantem Inge", Strand, Mittelsand, teilweise mit Kies durchsetzt, -20 bis +25 cm, 5 Probestellen zu 10 x 2 cm2.

Raantem Inge, Rantum, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Oct 1982
Substrate: mud, shell
Comments: Rantum. 'Raantem Inge", dichte Vegetation (Salicornia, Spartina, Suaeda) auf Schlick mit Schill, sehr detritusreich, steil ansteigend. -10 cm (Watt, 10 x 2 cm2) bis +40 cm, 4 Probestellen zu 10 x 5 cm2.

Raantem Inge, Rantum, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Sep 1980
Substrate: mud, sand
Comments: Rantum. 'Raantem Inge", Spartina-Inseln auf Schlicksand, 12 x 2.5 cm2.

Hornum-Ost (Hörnum, Hoernum), Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Mar 1983
Substrate: mud
Comments: Hörnum, Nehrungshaken und Lagune. Spartina auf Schlick bis Kleie, -20 bis + 20 cm, 30 x 2 cm2.

Bremerhaven, Weser River Estuary, Lower Saxony, Germany
Collection date: 1993-1994
Comments: Bremerhaven (Strandbad), Weser Estuary samples taken from intertidal flats.

Weser River Estuary, Lower Saxony, Germany
Collection date: 1993-1994
Substrate: medium sand
Comments: Weser Estuary (Germany, Lower Saxony) samples taken from intertidal flats. Strömungsexponierter Mittelsand im Mesohalinicum.

Hindenburg-damm, Südseite, ca. 100 m östlich Salzwiesenabbruchskante (19), Sylt, Germany
Collection date: 1966-1968
Comments: Sandhang, Sandwatt.
  • Armonies W. 1987. index card avail.
     . Freilebende Plathelminthes in supralitoralen Salzwiesen der Nordsee: Oekologie einer borealen Brackwasser-Lebensgemeinschaft. Microfauna mar 3:81-156.
  • Dittmann S, Reise K. 1985. index card avail.
     . Assemblage of free-living Plathelminthes on an intertidal mud flat in the North Sea. Microfauna Marina 2: 95-115.
  • Hartog C den. 1968.   . An analysis of the Gnathorhynchidae (Neorhabdocoela, Turbellaria) and the position of Psittacorhynchus Verweyi nov. gen. nov. sp. in this family. Koninkl Nederl Akad Van Wetenschappen 71:335-345.
  • Hellwig M. 1987. index card avail.
     . Oekologie freilebender Plathelminthen in Grenzraum Watt-Salzwiese lenitischer Gezeitenkuesten. Microfauna Marina 3:157-244.
  • Krumwiede A, Witt J. 1995.   . Zur Verbreitung freilebender Plathelminthen im Weserästuar. Microfauna Marina 10: 319-326.
  • Scherer B. 1985.   . Annual dynamics of a meiofauna community from the "sulfide layer" of a North Sea sand flat. Microfauna Marina 2:.
  • Schilke K. 1970. index card avail.
     . Kalyptorhynchia (Turbellaria) aus dem Eulitoral der deutschen Nordseeküste. Helgol Meeresunters 21:143-265.
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sandy tidal flat in front of the salt-marsh / intertidal sand-flat / salt-marsh area
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