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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomum auritum (Schultze, 1851) 
AphiaID: 142680

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenacoelomorpha (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcoelomorpha (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcoela (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBursalia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrucimusculata (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAberrantospermata (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomum (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomum auritum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomum Beneden E., 1870
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrostomum auritum Schultze, 1851
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvagina aurita Meixner, 1938 (homonym & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrostomum auritum Schultze, 1851 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonotus excavatus Diesing, 1862
Sources  original description Schultze, Max. (1851). Beiträge zur Naturgeschichte der Turbellarien. Greifswald., 78 pp, 7 plates
page(s): 58-59, t. 5, f. 4 [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomum auritum flavescens (Westblad, 1946) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumecynostomum flavescens (Dörjes, 1968)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomum auritum glandulosum (Westblad, 1946) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPostmecynostomum glandulosum (Westblad, 1946)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMecynostomum auritum typica (Westblad, 1946) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumecynostomum westbladi (Dörjes, 1968)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Baltic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Black Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomania [details]
Finland
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFinland [details]
Germany
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGermany [details]
Netherlands
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHet Zwin [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNetherlands [details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Spain
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpain [details]
Sweden
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSweden [details]
United Kingdom
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngland [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRussia [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelta area [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat littoral and shallow sublitoral, mudflats [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling In Müller (2004) this the genus appear as Mecynostomium [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
4.  Macrostomum auritum nov. spec.  a. Otolith.  b. Mund?ffnung.  cc.  Obere Enden der Eierst?cke, mit Keimbl?schen gef?llt.  dd. Untere Enden derselben, in welchen sich die Dottermasse um die Keimbl?schen anh?ult.  e. Papillenartiger penis.  f. Samenblase.  g. durchsichtige Hohlr?ume in der Umgegend der Samenblase deren Bedeutung unklar geblieben ist.

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:142680
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Faubel, Anno
2010-06-29 05:44:17Z  changed  Tyler, Seth
2016-06-22 12:17:55Z  changed  Tyler, Seth
  
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  Citation: Tyler, S. (2016). Mecynostomum auritum (Schultze, 1851). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=142680 on 2017-10-19
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