Overview

Distribution

Jordsand Island (Denmark), (North Frisian Islands), North Sea
Collection date: July/August 1975
Kind: type locality
Comments: sand shallow mud flats, south of Vogelschutzinsel Jordsand (Denmark),3 specimens

Sylt Island, North Northeast of the navigation buoy C
Collection date: June 1974
Depth: sublittoral
Substrate: coarse sand
Comments: 1 specimen

Romo (Roem, Rom, Römö, Rømø) Island, (North Frisian Islands), Denmark, North Sea
Collection date: 1972-1975
Substrate: mud, sand
Comments: sublittoral

Jordsand Island (Denmark), (North Frisian Islands), North Sea
Collection date: 1972-1975
Comments: clean flat sand

Klubban beach, Klubban, near Kristineberg, Sweden
Collection date: Nov 8, 1964
Depth: 0.5-2 m
Substrate: fine sand

Punta Kriza (Punta Croce), Rovinj region, Croatia
Collection date: Apr 2, 1965
Depth: 5 m
Substrate: medium sand

Lido at Alberoni, Gulf of Venedig (Venice), Venice region, Italy
Collection date: May 25, 1965
Depth: 1 m
Substrate: fine sand
Comments: collected by Rieger.

Klubban beach, Klubban, near Kristineberg, Sweden
Collection date: Jul-Oct, 1965
Depth: 1-5 m
Substrate: fine sand

Rovigno (Rovigno d'Istria, Rovinj), Croatia
Collection date: May 8, 1966
Depth: 3-4 m
Substrate: coarse sand with detritus
Comments: collected by Rieger. off train station.

Portaferry, Northern Ireland
Collection date: Aug 25, 1966
Substrate: sand

Marina di Carrara, Mediterranean, Italy
Collection date: Sep 19, 1967
Depth: 3-4 m
Substrate: sand
Comments: in harbor

Portovenere Bay, Portovenere (Porto Venere), Mediterranean, Italy
Collection date: Sep 25, 1967
Depth: 5-6 m
Substrate: sand
Comments: in mid bay.

Big Pine Key, Florida, USA
Collection date: Dec 29, 1968
Depth: 3 m
Substrate: fine sand
Comments: patch reef

Lapad, Dubrovnik region, Adriatic, Croatia
Collection date: Jul 20, 1969
Depth: 5 m
Substrate: sand between Zostera
Comments: offshore

Leigh, New Zealand
Collection date: Jul 2, 1986
Depth: upper intertidal
Substrate: fine clean sand
Comments: north of Leigh

Playa de las Canteras, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain
Collection date: Feb 16, 1996
Depth: 2-3 m
Substrate: fine clean sand
Comments: fine sand with Cymodocea

Playa de las Canteras, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain
Collection date: Feb 20, 1996
Depth: 2-3 m
Substrate: fine sand with Cymodocea

Arinaga, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
Collection date: Feb 21, 1996
Depth: 2-3 m
Substrate: fine sand with Cymodocea
Comments: inside harbor

Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia
Collection date: Aug 27, 1996
Depth: intertidal
Substrate: fine sand with fine sea grass
Comments: in Watson's Bay, south end.

lab on Moreton Bay, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia
Collection date: Aug 13, 1996
Depth: intertidal
Substrate: fine sand
Comments: sand flat by lab

Wongat (Wonad, Wongad?) Island, Madang, Papua New Guinea
Collection date: Sep 25, 1996
Depth: 8 m
Substrate: Halimeda debris

Castle Roads, Bermuda Islands, Bermuda
Collection date: June 1999
Depth: 3 m
Substrate: coarse sand
Comments: Hooge & Tyler collecting

Urua, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Africa
Collection date: 2004
Substrate: fine coral sand
Comments: Hooge collecting. Fine clean coral sand.

Bogue Bank, North Carolina, USA
Collection date: 1977 or earlier
Kind: default type
Substrate: sand
Comments: is found in shallow subtidal sand off Bogue Bank.
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  • Faubel A. 1976. index card avail.
     . Interstitielle Acoela (Turbellaria) aus dem Littoral der nordfriesischen Inseln Sylt und Amrum (Nordsee). Mitt Hamburg Zool Mus u Inst 73: 17-56.
  • Faubel A. 1977. index card avail.
     . The distribution of Acoela and Macrostomida (Turbellaria) in the littoral of the North Frisian Islands, Sylt, Romo, Jordsand, and Amrum (North Sea). Senckenb. Marit 9:59-74.
  • Sterrer W. 1998.  abstract/note. New and known Nemertodermatida (Playthelminthes-Acoelomorpha) -- a revision. Belgian J Zool 128: 55-92.
  • Tyler S, Rieger RM. 1977. index card avail.
     . Ultrastructural evidence for the systematic position of the Nemertodermatida (Turbellaria). Acta Zool Fennica 54:193-207.
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Ecology

Habitat

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  • UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms
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Depth range based on 2 specimens in 1 taxon.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 3 - 3
 
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