Overview

Distribution

Vaagfjord (Sudero), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1928
Depth: 10 m
Substrate: mud

Ejde (Eidhi), (South of Ejde), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1928
Depth: low tide zone

Isafjorour, (Ísafjörður, Isafjorour, Isafjordhur), Iceland
Collection date: 16-26 July, 1937
Comments: shallow water; in algae on fine sand, north of Isafjorour, 2 specimens.

Firth of Clyde (Millport), United Kingdom
Collection date: prior to 1882

Woods Hole,Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: between May and Aug 1907
Comments: by Grass Island (?).

Eel Pond, by Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: between May and Aug 1907

Red Ledge, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: between May and Aug 1907

Woods Hole,Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: between May and Aug 1907
Comments: Butlers (?)

Egedesminde (Aasiaat), Disko Bay, Greenland
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Jakobshavn, Disko Bay, Greenland
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

rocky coast, south of Godhavn, Disko Island, Greenland
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

White Sea (Beloye More, Weisses Meer), Gulf of Solowetzk (Solowetsk, Solowjetsk, Solovetskiy, Ostrov, Solowetzki, Solovetski Island; Solowezki, Solovets, Solovjetsk), Russia
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Bergen and environs, Norway
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

old harbor, Helgoland, Germany
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Valentia Harbor (near Valencia Island, Ireland)
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Irish Sea (Port Erin)
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Port Saint Mary (St. Mary, Port Mary), Ilse of Man
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Firth of Clyde (Millport), United Kingdom
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Wimereux, Channel
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Plymouth, England (English Channel)
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Denmark north sea coast
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Concarneau, France
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Lesina, Italy
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Gulf of Naples (Bay of Naples, Neapel, Napoli), Italy
Collection date: 1857 or earlier
Kind: type locality

White Sea (Beloye More, Weisses Meer), Gulf of Solowetzk (Solowetsk, Solowjetsk, Solovetskiy, Ostrov, Solowetzki, Solovetski Island; Solowezki, Solovets, Solovjetsk), Russia
Collection date: 1879 or earlier
Kind: type locality

Tean Sound, Scilly Islands (Sillies, Isles of Scilly), United Kingdom
Collection date: May 12-16, 2002
Depth: 10 m
Substrate: coarse sand
Comments: Site 11, strong currents. sediment and aufwuchs settled on Laminaria holdfasts, algae, Porifera and Cnidaria were sampled. Sublittoral samples by SCUBA.

White Island, Saint Martin's Island (St. Martins, Saint Martins), Scilly Islands (Sillies, Isles of Scilly), United Kingdom
Collection date: May 12-16, 2002
Depth: mid-eulittoral
Substrate: rock
Comments: Site 7, rockpool at mid-littoral. Sediment and aufwuchs settled on Laminaria holdfasts, algae, Porifera and Cnidaria were sampled. Sublittoral samples by SCUBA.

Great High Rock, west Bryher, Scilly Islands (Sillies, Isles of Scilly), United Kingdom
Collection date: May 12-16, 2002
Depth: 10 m
Substrate: Laminaria holdfasts
Comments: Site 14, sublittoral, Laminaria holdfasts. Sediment and aufwuchs settled on Laminaria holdfasts, algae, Porifera and Cnidaria sampled. Sublittoral by SCUBA

Holsteinsborg (Sisimiut, Holsteinborg, Holstenborg, Amerdlok, Holstensborg), Greenland
Collection date: 1932 or earlier

Egedesminde (Aasiaat), Disko Bay, Greenland
Collection date: 1879 or earlier

Jakobshavn, Disko Bay, Greenland
Collection date: 1879 or earlier

Godhavn, Disko Bay, Greenland
Collection date: 1879 or earlier

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.

Pottery Cove, St. Andrews (Saint Andrews), New Brunswick, Canada
Collection date: Aug-Sep 1984
Substrate: muddy sand
Comments: Intertidal, green algal mats on reddish muddy sand.

Pocologan, New Brunswick, Canada
Collection date: Aug-Sep 1984
Comments: brackish water bay. Green algal mats.

Pocologan, New Brunswick, Canada
Collection date: Aug-Sep 1984
Substrate: medium-coarse sand
Comments: brackish water bay. intertidal medium to coarse sand with detritus.

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

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.

east side Homer Spit, Resurrection Bay, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, USA
Collection date: Jul 16, 1988
Substrate: mud
Comments: Intertidal mud with algal cover at the eastern shore.

Beloye More (White Sea, Weisses Meer, Beloe More), Russia
Collection date: 1878 or earlier
Kind: default type

Beloye More (White Sea, Weisses Meer, Beloe More), Russia
Collection date: 1878 or earlier
Kind: default type

New Grounds, Plymouth Sound, United Kingdom
Collection date: Aug-Sep 1892
Comments: New Grounds, north of the west entrance to the [Plymouth] Sound. Probably a search instituted earlier in the year would reveal more localities for these two species. Only a few adults were found, usually each with a single egg-capsule.

Helgoland, Germany
Collection date: Sep-Oct 1894
Comments: Wird von Helgoland angegeben, ich selbst fand ihn nicht.

Sartor Island (Sartor-Øen), off the west coast from Bergen, Norway
Collection date: 1878 or earlier
Kind: default type
Comments: Findesteder: Bergen, Herlø, Sartorø (ved Sunds Praestegaard) i Fjaeren, men isaer i nogle faa Fods Dybde, paa Fucus og Laminarier. April til Juli. Alle Individer kjønsmodne.

Bergen and environs, Norway
Collection date: 1878 or earlier
Kind: default type
Comments: Findesteder: Bergen, Herlø, Sartorø (ved Sunds Praestegaard) i Fjaeren, men isaer i nogle faa Fods Dybde, paa Fucus og Laminarier. April til Juli. Alle Individer kjønsmodne.

Herdla (Herlo), off Bergen, Norway
Collection date: 1878 or earlier
Kind: default type
Comments: Findesteder: Bergen, Herlø, Sartorø (ved Sunds Praestegaard) i Fjaeren, men isaer i nogle faa Fods Dybde, paa Fucus og Laminarier. April til Juli. Alle Individer kjønsmodne.

Ria de Villaviciosa near Badrinana, Spain
Collection date: 1997-1999
Salin: Brackish (olig)

List, nördlich Ablaufbahn (11), Sylt, Germany
Collection date: 1966-1968
Comments: unter NW-Linie, Phytal (leg. Hoxhold)

Puan Klent (25), Sylt, Germany
Collection date: 1966-1968
Comments: in Algen (leg. Hoxhold)
  • Attems CG. 1897. index card avail.
     . Turbellarien Beitrag zur Meeresfauna von Helgoland. VI. Beitrag zur Kenntnis der rhabdocoelen Helgolands. Wiss. Meeresunters., Kommiss. z. Unters. d. deuts. Meere in Kiel u. d. Biol. Anstalt auf Helgoland. 2(1):219-232, pl 1 [1896?].
  • Ax P, Armonies W. 1987. index card avail.
     . Amphiatlantic identities in the composition of the boreal brackish water community of Plathelminthes. A comparison between the Canadian and European Atlantic coast. Microfauna Marina 3:7-80.
  • Ax P, Armonies W. 1990.   . Brackish water Plathelminthes from Alaska as evidence for the existence of a boreal brackish water communitiy with circumpolar distribution. Microfauna Marina 6: 7-109.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Gamble FW. 1893. index card avail.
     . The Turbellaria of Plymouth Sound and the neighbourhood. Journ Marine Biol Ass (N S) 3 (1):18, 30-47.
  • Graff Lvon. 1882. index card avail.
     . Monographie der Turbellarien I. Rhabdocoelida. (2 Vol., Leipzig). Verlag Wilhelm Engelmann, Leipzig, pp i-xii + 1-442.
  • Graff Lvon. 1911. index card avail.
     . Acoela, Rhabdocoela und Alloeocoela des Ostens der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika. Z Wiss Zool 99:321-428 [or 1-108].
  • Graff Lvon. 1913. index card avail.
     . Turbellaria II. Rhabdocoelida. [Das Tierreich, Eine Zusammenstellung und Kennzeichnung der rezenten Tierformen Heft 35/1913]. Berlin, Verlag von R. Friedländer und Sohn, Ausgegeben im Juni 1913. 484 pages. [reprinted 1966, Verlag Von J. Cramer W.
  • Hellwig M. 1987. index card avail.
     . Oekologie freilebender Plathelminthen in Grenzraum Watt-Salzwiese lenitischer Gezeitenkuesten. Microfauna Marina 3:157-244.
  • Jensen OS. 1878. index card avail.
     . Turbellaria ad litora Norvegiae occidentalia. Turbellarier ved Norges Vestkyst. [In Norwegian]. J W Eided Bogtrykkeri, Bergen, 97 pp.
  • Levinsen GMR. 1879. index card avail.
     . Bidrag til Kundskab om Grönlands Turbellariefauna. Vidensk Meddr Dansk Naturhist Foren 1879-1880, volume 31:165-204.
  • Mereschkowsky C. 1878. index card avail.
    abstract/note. Ueber einige neue Turbellarien des Weissen Meeres. Arch. Naturg 45. (Uebers. aus Trudi d. St. Petersburger Ges. d. Naturforscher 9, 1879) p 35-55, tab IV.
  • Noreña C, Damborenea C, Faubel A & Brusa F. 2007.  abstract/note. Composition of meiobenthonic Platyhelminthes from brackish environments of the Galician and Cantabrian coasts of Spain with the description of a new species of Djeziraia (Polycystididae, Kalyptorhynchia). Journal of Natural History 41 (29-32): 1989-2005.
  • Schilke K. 1970. index card avail.
     . Kalyptorhynchia (Turbellaria) aus dem Eulitoral der deutschen Nordseeküste. Helgol Meeresunters 21:143-265.
  • Schmidt O. 1857. index card avail.
     . Zur Kenntnis der Turbellaria rhabdocoela und einiger anderer Wuermer des Mittelmeeres. Sitzuregsber der Mathem. Naturw. Classe der k. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien for 1857. vol 23(2): 347-366 + 5 pl.
  • Steinböck O. 1931.   . Marine Turbellaria. In: Jensen S, Lundbeck W, Mortensen Th (eds): Zoology of the Faroes. Zool of the Faroes, Copenhagen, 8: 26 pp, 16 fig.
  • Steinböck O. 1932. index card avail.
     . Die Turbellarien des arktischen Gebietes. In: Römer & Schaudinn. Fauna Arctica. Jena, 6:295-342.
  • Steinböck O. 1938. index card avail.
     . Marine Turbellaria. (9). The Zoology of Iceland, Levin & Munksgaard, Copenhagen and Reykjavik, vol. II, 9, 1-26 p., 8 f.
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