WoRMS taxon details

Alaurina composita Metschnikoff, 1861

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142785  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:142785)

accepted
Species
marine
Claparede, R. (1861). Turbellarie de Hébrides [Turbellarie de Sartor Oe]. Mem. Soc. Geneve., 16: 1: 152. 252
page(s): 151 [details]   
Distribution geographic range not obtained; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy  
Distribution geographic range not obtained; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy [details]
Tyler, S., Artois, T.; Schilling, S.; Hooge, M.; Bush, L.F. (eds) (2006-2018). World List of turbellarian worms: Acoelomorpha, Catenulida, Rhabditophora. Alaurina composita Metschnikoff, 1861. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=142785 on 2018-09-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-06-29 05:44:17Z
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original description Claparede, R. (1861). Turbellarie de Hébrides [Turbellarie de Sartor Oe]. Mem. Soc. Geneve., 16: 1: 152. 252
page(s): 151 [details]   

basis of record Faubel, A.; Noreña, C. (2001). Turbellaria, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 123-136 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet generally, most turbellarians are carnivorous or are scavengers on dead animal tissue [details]

Distribution geographic range not obtained; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction hermaphroditic yet self-fertilization is uncommon [details]
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