Overview

Distribution

River basins in northwest Sardinia, Italy, Europe.

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Ecology

Habitat

Freshwater habitats.

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General Ecology

Ecology

This species cohabits in some localities, in rivers in northwest Sardinia, with Dugesia benazzii.

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Evolution and Systematics

Evolution

Molecular evidences and morphological characters indicate that Dugesia hepta has recently evolved from Dugesia benazzii.

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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Genetics

D. hepta has an haploid chromosome set of n=7.

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Wikipedia

Dugesia hepta

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