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Distribution

Traeth Bach (Traeth Bychan), Anglesey, North Wales, United Kingdom
Collection date: 1958-1961
Substrate: coarse sand, fine shell gravel
Comments: occasional at LWN.

Bassin d'Arcachon (Arcachon Bay), Aquitaine, France
Collection date: Jan 1971
Substrate: sand
Comments: Camp Américaine. sand beach slope, 6-7 m below the high water line. leg. Dr. Westheide, det. U. Ehlers.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: May 1969
Substrate: sand
Comments: sand flat. leg.. U. Ehlers.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Sep 1969
Substrate: sand
Comments: sand flat. leg.. U. Ehlers.

Bottsand, Kiel Bay (Kieler Bucht; Kielerbugt; Nisler Bach), Germany
Collection date: Jul 1966
Substrate: sand
Comments: Detritus rich sand in a calm bay.

Gullmarfjord (Bredungen Gullmarsvik), western Sweden
Collection date: prior to 1948
Kind: default type
Substrate: mud, loam

Slaak (Slaakdam), Provincie Zeeland, Netherlands
Collection date: Feb 1962
Comments: salt-marsh along the Slaakdam, St. Philipsland.

Wissekerke, Provincie Noord-Beveland, Netherlands
Collection date: Apr 1963
Comments: small sandy salt-marsh east of the village.

Zeeuwsch Vlaanderen (Zeeuws Vlaanderen), Zuid-Beveland, Province of Zeeland, the Netherlands
Collection date: Jun 1963
Comments: International nature reserve "het Zwin" in the Dutch part..

De Paal (Paal), Zeeuwsch Vlaanderen (Zeeuws Vlaanderen), Province of Zeeland, the Netherlands
Collection date: May 1963
Comments: salt-marsh.

Bergen op Zoom, Provincie Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Collection date: Oct 1964
Comments: salt-marsh south of Bergen op Zoom. (Bilio, personal communication)

La Slack (Slack Riviere, La Slack Riviere), Nord Pas de Calais, France
Collection date: May 1963
Comments: Ambleteuse, ca. 10 km north of Boulogne-sur-Mer, in the estuary of the small river Slack.

Stavenisse, Tholen, Province of Zeeland, Netherlands
Collection date: Apr 23, 1963
Comments: Salt-marsh creek. Creek runs through the salt-marsh of Stavenisse, found in several samples taken from the muddy sand bottom. It seems to be a member of the still-water association of detritus rich fine sand.

inner Königshafen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: May 1982 -Jul 1983
Substrate: sand
Comments: Königshafen. Strandgebiet im inneren Konigshafen. Dargestellt ist der Bereich zwischen 30 cm über und 30 cm unter der MHWL. Senke.

inner Königshafen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: May 1982 -Jul 1983
Substrate: sand
Comments: Königshafen. Strandgebiet im inneren Konigshafen. Dargestellt ist der Bereich zwischen 30 cm über und 30 cm unter der MHWL. Senke.

Lister Hook (Lister Haken, Hakens), Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Aug 1983
Comments: Lister Haken, at the eulittoral-supralittoral transition belt of the lentic tidal coast. lenitisch- bis schwach lotische Westseite, -25 cm bis +40 cm. a) deichnaher geschützter, b) mittlerer, c) spitzhennaher exponierter Teil, jeweils 30 x 2 cm2

Koenigs Bay (Koenigshafens, Konigshafen, Königshafen), Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Jun 1983
Substrate: medium sand
Comments: Königshaften. Zwei Sandufer eines Salzwiesenpriels, -5 bis + 30 cm, Mittelsand. a) strömungsgeschützt, b) stärker exponiert, je 10 x 2 cm2.

Nielönn, north of Kampen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Jul 1982
Substrate: mud
Comments: "Nielönn" bei Kampen. Mündungsbereich zweier Priele, schlickig-schlammiger Boden, (5 bis 10 cm Wasserstand, 26-32 o/oo Salz), je 10 x 2 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: Sep 1983
Substrate: mud, sand
Comments: Rantum. Wattseite des Rantum-Beckens. Spartina-Inseln auf Schlicksand bis Schlick, 10 x 2 cm2.

Hornum-Ost (Hörnum, Hoernum), Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Sep 1981
Substrate: medium-coarse sand
Comments: Hörnum, Nehrungshaken und Lagune. Spartina auf Mittel- bis Grobsand, -15 bis + 30 cm, 8 x 10 cm2.

Finnish Bay (Finnischen Meersbusen), Finland
Collection date: 1974 or earlier
Comments: Karling (1974) meldet P. simplex von der schwedischen Ostseeküste und aus dem Finnischen Meerbusen.

Schlei, Kieler Bay, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Collection date: 1951 or earlier
Salin: 12-13 ppt
Comments: In Schleswig-Holstein siedelt die Art in der Schlei bei Lindauynis. Salzgehalt 12-13 o/oo.

Kristinebergsviken, Gullmarsfjorden, Sweden
Collection date: Aug 7, 1940
Kind: default type
Depth: 1-10 m
Substrate: mud
Comments: Schwedische Westküste, Gullmaren, Kristinebergsviken, einige bis 10 m Tiefe, Mudboden

Kristinebergsviken, Gullmarsfjorden, Sweden
Collection date: Jul 12, 1941
Depth: 1-10 m
Substrate: mud
Comments: Schwedische Westküste, Gullmaren, Kristinebergsviken, einige bis 10 m Tiefe, Mudboden

Gullmarfjord (Farlefjord, Gullmarsvik, Lysekil-Blabergsholem, Lysekil-Blåbergsholmen), western Sweden
Collection date: Mar 29, 1945
Depth: 40 m
Substrate: clay
Comments: Gullmaren, Lysekil-Blåbergsholmen, einige bis 10 m Tiefe, Tonboden, E. WESTBLAD

Ria de Ondarroa, Spain
Collection date: 1997-1999
Salin: Brackish (meso)
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  • Karling TG. 1974.   . Turbellarian fauna of the Baltic proper. Identification, ecology and biogeography. Fauna Fenn 27:1-101.
  • Ax P. 1971. index card avail.
     . Zur Systematik und Phylogenie der Trigonostominae (Turbellaria, Neorhabdocoela). Mikrof Meeresb 4:143-220 [1-84].
  • Ax P. 1951. index card avail.
     . Die Turbellarien des Eulitorals der Kieler Bucht. Zool Jahrb Abt Syst Oekol Geogr Tiere 80:277-378.
  • Hellwig M. 1987. index card avail.
     . Oekologie freilebender Plathelminthen in Grenzraum Watt-Salzwiese lenitischer Gezeitenkuesten. Microfauna Marina 3:157-244.
  • 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.
  • Luther A. 1948. index card avail.
     . Untersuchungen an rhabdocoelen Turbellarien. VII. Über einige marine Dalyellioida. VIII. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Typhloplanoida. Acta Zool Fenn 55:1-122.
  • Boaden PJS. 1963. index card avail.
     . The interstitial fauna of some North Wales beaches. J mar biol Ass U K 43:79-96.
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