Overview

Distribution

Rhosneigr (Rhosneigir), Anglesey, North Wales, United Kingdom
Collection date: 1958-1961
Substrate: medium shell gravel
Comments: LWN, from lagoon, common.

Menai Bridge, Anglesey, North Wales, United Kingdom
Collection date: 1958-1961
Substrate: medium shell gravel
Comments: LWN, occasional.

Hanko (Hangö, Hango, Hangonkyla, Khanko) Penninsula, Finnish Bay, Finland
Collection date: prior to 1953
Depth: 0.5 m
Substrate: sand

Hangoby (Hangöby), Finland
Collection date: prior to 1953
Depth: 0.5 m
Substrate: sand

Zoologischen Station Tvärminne (Tvarminne), Hanko (Hango, Hangö), Finnish Bay, Finland
Collection date: prior to 1960
Comments: before Dampferbrücke.

Vikarskär (Vikarskar, Vikarskären, Storlandet), Finland
Collection date: prior to 1960
Comments: Krogarviken: north of Vikarskär.

Lappohja (Lappvik), Finnish Bay (Finnischen Meersbusen), Finland
Collection date: Jun-Aug, prior to 1960
Depth: 0.5-3.0 m
Substrate: sand, gyttja

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.

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 1983
Substrate: medium sand
Comments: "Nielönn" bei Kampen. Sandbank, Mittelsand, -20 bis 5 cm, stellenweise mit Spartina-horsten, je 10 x 2 cm2 neben und entfernt von Pflanzen.

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.

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

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

Koenigs Bay (Koenigshafens, Konigshafen, Königshafen), Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Jul 1970
Comments: Königshafen. Im detritushaltigen Sandwatt. Mehrere Exemplare.

Koenigs Bay (Koenigshafens, Konigshafen, Königshafen), Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Aug 1970
Comments: Königshafen. Im detritushaltigen Sandwatt. Mehrere Exemplare.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Aug 1970
Comments: List. Sandwatt vor der Litoralstation. 4 Expl.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Jul 1970
Comments: List. Sandwatt vor der Litoralstation. 4 Expl.

Sandy beach on eastern shore of Sylt. Litoralstation (old littoral station), Biological Institute Helgoland, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland (BAH), List, Sylt
Collection date: Sep 1970
Comments: List. Sandwatt vor der Litoralstation. 4 Expl.

Blidsel Bay (Blidselbucht), List, Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Jul 1970
Comments: Blidselbucht. Sandig bis schlickige Wattfläche. Mehrere Tiere.

Puan Klent (Clent), Schleswig-Holstein Land, Germany
Collection date: Jul 1970
Comments: Puan Clent. Im sandig bis schlickigen Watt und in Algenwatten. Zahlreich.

Puan Klent (Clent), Schleswig-Holstein Land, Germany
Collection date: Jun 1969
Comments: Puan Clent. Im sandig bis schlickigen Watt und in Algenwatten. Zahlreich.

Nord-Ostsee-Kanal (Nord-Ostseekanal, Kaiser Wilhelm Kanal, Kieler Kanal, Kiel Canal), Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Collection date: 1951
Salin: brackish
Comments: Eine Brackwasser Lebensgemeinschaft an Holzpfählen des Nord-Ostsee Kanals.

northern, Belgium
Collection date: 1984 or earlier
Salin: brackish
Comments: shallow brackish-water pond, called Dievegat, in the north of Belgium.

Étang de Canet, France
Collection date: 1956 or earlier
Comments: ...etwa Etang de Canet an der Mittelmeerküste oder im Courant de Lege, der am Atlantik in das Becken von Arcachon mündet (1964)

Courant de Lege (Lége), Cap Ferret, Bay of Arcachon (Bassin d'Arcachon), Aquitaine, France
Collection date: 1956 or earlier
Comments: ...etwa Etang de Canet an der Mittelmeerküste oder im Courant de Lege, der am Atlantik in das Becken von Arcachon mündet (1964)

Bassin d'Arcachon (Arcachon Bay), Aquitaine, France
Collection date: 1964
Comments: ...etwa Etang de Canet an der Mittelmeerküste oder im Courant de Lege, der am Atlantik in das Becken von Arcachon mündet (1964)

Netherlands (Holland, Niederlande)
Collection date: 1964 or earlier
Comments: In diesem Zusammenhang sind Befunde von Hartog (1964a) in der niederländischen Deltaregion hervorzuheben. Hier is Promonotus schultzei auf das Euhalinicum und das salzreichere polyhaline Brackwasser beschränkt.

Ria de Navia, Spain
Collection date: 1997-1999
Salin: Brackish (olig)

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

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

Ria de Guernica, San Antonio Beach, Spain
Collection date: 1997-1999
Salin: Brackish (olig)
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     . Eine Brackwasser-Lebensgemeinschaft an Holzpfaehlen des Nord-Ostsee-Kanals. Kieler Meeresforschungen 8:229-242,2 tab.
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Ecology

Habitat

brackish water; in sediment: Clear middle sand and mud with detritus
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Depth range based on 1 specimen in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0.75 - 0.75
 
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Names and Taxonomy

Taxonomy

Reuter, M, Maule AG, Halton DW, Gustafsson MKS, Shaw C. 1995 (citation)- "The organization of the nervous system in Plathelminthes. The neuropeptide F-immunoreactive pattern in Catenulida, Macrostomida, Proseriata."  Species studied:   Archilopsis unipunctata   Promonotus schultzei   Paramonotus hamatus   Stenostomum leucops   Microstomum lineare    Comparisons to other species.
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