WoRMS taxon details

Bothriomolus balticus Meixner, 1938

GIF file
 

143576  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:143576)

accepted
Species
marine
Meixner J., 1938. Turbellaria (Strudelwuermer). I. Allgemeines Teil. In: G. Grimpe, E. Wagler, A Remane (eds). Die Tierwelt der Nord- und Ostsee 33(IVb):1-146 (look up in IMIS[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]
WoRMS (2018). Bothriomolus balticus Meixner, 1938. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=143576 on 2018-02-23
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2005-04-19 08:30:47Z
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original description Meixner J., 1938. Turbellaria (Strudelwuermer). I. Allgemeines Teil. In: G. Grimpe, E. Wagler, A Remane (eds). Die Tierwelt der Nord- und Ostsee 33(IVb):1-146 (look up in IMIS[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]   

additional source Schockaert, E.R.; Jouk, P.E.H.; Martens, P.M. (1989). Free-living Plathelminthes from the Belgian coast and adjacent areas, in: Wouters, K.; Baert, L. (Ed.) (1989). Proceedings of the Symposium "Invertebrates of Belgium". pp. 19-25 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Habitat Sand [details]

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]