WoRMS taxon details

Microplana plurioculata Sluys, Mateos & Álvarez-Presas, 2016

869034  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:869034)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Sluys, R.; Mateos, E.; Riutort, M.; Álvarez-Presas, M. (2016). Towards a comprehensive, integrative analysis of the diversity of European microplaninid land flatworms (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida, Microplaninae), with the description of two peculiar new species. <em>Systematics and Biodiversity.</em> 14(1): 9-31., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/14772000.2015.1103323 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in Spain  
type locality contained in Spain [details]
Etymology The specific epithet is derived from a combination of the Latin adjectives plures (more, plural) and oculatus (with eyes),...  
Etymology The specific epithet is derived from a combination of the Latin adjectives plures (more, plural) and oculatus (with eyes), thus alluding to the multiple eyes present in this species [details]
Tyler, S., Artois, T.; Schilling, S.; Hooge, M.; Bush, L.F. (eds) (2006-2018). World List of turbellarian worms: Acoelomorpha, Catenulida, Rhabditophora. Microplana plurioculata Sluys, Mateos & Álvarez-Presas, 2016. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=869034 on 2018-11-18
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original description Sluys, R.; Mateos, E.; Riutort, M.; Álvarez-Presas, M. (2016). Towards a comprehensive, integrative analysis of the diversity of European microplaninid land flatworms (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida, Microplaninae), with the description of two peculiar new species. <em>Systematics and Biodiversity.</em> 14(1): 9-31., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/14772000.2015.1103323 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Etymology The specific epithet is derived from a combination of the Latin adjectives plures (more, plural) and oculatus (with eyes), thus alluding to the multiple eyes present in this species [details]