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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.

Düne (Die Düne, Dune), Helgoland, Germany
Collection date: Jun 1970
Comments: south side. 1 specimen.

Weststrand, List, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Mar 1973
Comments: within the range of the NWL. Seveal specimens.

Ellenbogen, Sylt Island, North Sea
Collection date: Mar 1971
Substrate: sand
Comments: south side. Beach break and lower sand slope. Some specimens.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: May 1969 - Mar 1971
Substrate: sand
Comments: East beach before the Litoralstation of the BAH. In the front sand flat; lower and middle sand slope. Regularly over the whole year.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Sep 1973
Substrate: sand
Comments: East beach before the Litoralstation of the BAH. In the front sand flat; lower and middle sand slope. Regularly over the whole year.

Weissenhaus, Kiel Bay (Kieler Bucht; Kielerbugt; Nisler Bach), Germany
Collection date: Sep 1951
Depth: 2.0 m
Substrate: medium to coarse sand
Comments: Hohwachter Bay near Weissenhaus. 50 m east of the river bank zone. leg. P. Ax.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Apr 1969
Kind: type locality
Comments: Regularly in the front part of the sand Watt and in the lower sand slope.

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.
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  • Ax P, Heller R. 1970.   . Neue Neorhabdocoela (Turbellaria) vom Sandstrand der Nordsee-Insel Sylt. Mikrofauna Meeresbodens 2:1-46.
  • Ehlers U. 1974.   . Interstitielle Typhloplanoida (Turbellaria) aus dem Litoral der Nordseeinsel Sylt. Mikrofauna des Meeres 49:1-102 (427-527).
  • 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.
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