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Dorymenia, gen. nov.

 

 

Vermiform, body terminating posteriorly in a finger-shaped elongation. Radula polystichous, with 48-51 longitudinal rows of 22 teeth each. One pair of seminal receptacles. A pair of long copulation spicules closely associated with a pair of globular coeca likewise opening separately into the cloaca. Type of genus

 

D. acuta, sp. nov.

 

With the characters of the genus. California, (p. 95.)

 

 

(Heath, 1911: 46)

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Source: Antarctic Invertebrates Website (NMNH)

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