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Turbellarians taxon details

Notoplana atomata (Müller OF, 1776)

152414  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152414)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Planaria atomata Müller, 1777) Müller, O. F. (1806). Zoologia danica seu animalium Daniae et Norvegiae rariorum ac minus notorum historia descriptiones et historia. <em>Havniae.</em> Vol 1 (1777) : 1-52, Vol.2 (1777): 1-56; Vol.3 (1789): 1–71; Vol. 4 (1806) : 1–46.
page(s): Vol.1: 37 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution Acadian, north side of Cape Cod to Newfoundland, extending south of the subprovince boundary; has been recorded in the Bay...  
Distribution Acadian, north side of Cape Cod to Newfoundland, extending south of the subprovince boundary; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Taxonomy Class: Acoelomorpha, Suborder: Acotylea, Superfamily: Planoceroidea, Subfamily: Stylochoplaninae according to Trott (2004).   
Taxonomy Class: Acoelomorpha, Suborder: Acotylea, Superfamily: Planoceroidea, Subfamily: Stylochoplaninae according to Trott (2004).  [details]
Tyler, S., Artois, T.; Schilling, S.; Hooge, M.; Bush, L.F. (eds) (2006-2020). World List of turbellarian worms: Acoelomorpha, Catenulida, Rhabditophora. Notoplana atomata (Müller OF, 1776). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/turbellarians/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152414 on 2023-12-04
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2005-04-11 09:30:41Z
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2010-06-29 05:44:17Z
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2010-06-29 06:16:50Z
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2019-06-27 07:36:59Z
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2019-06-27 13:01:39Z
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original description  (of Planaria atomata Müller, 1777) Müller, O. F. (1806). Zoologia danica seu animalium Daniae et Norvegiae rariorum ac minus notorum historia descriptiones et historia. <em>Havniae.</em> Vol 1 (1777) : 1-52, Vol.2 (1777): 1-56; Vol.3 (1789): 1–71; Vol. 4 (1806) : 1–46.
page(s): Vol.1: 37 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Leptoplana drowbachensis Hyman, 1940) Hyman, L. H. (1940). The polyclad flatworms of the Atlantic Coast of the United States and Canada. Proc US National Museum, 89: 449-492, available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7611579 [details]   

basis of record Schockaert, E. R.; Jouk, P. E. H.; Martens, P. M. (1989). Free-living Plathelminthes from the Belgian coast and adjacent areas. <em>In: Wouters, K.; Baert, L. (Ed.) (1989). Proceedings of the Symposium Invertebrates of Belgium.</em> pp. 19-25. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Thomas, M. L. H. (1983). Marine and coastal systems of the Quoddy Region, New Brunswick. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 64:1-306. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Steinbock, O. (1938). Marine Turbellaria. <em>The Zoology of Iceland, Levin & Munksgaard (Publ.), Copenhagen and Reykjavik,.</em> Vol. II, Part 9, 26 pp., 8 f.
page(s): 17 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (of Leptoplana variabilis (Girard, 1850)) Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record  (of Leptoplana drowbachensis Hyman, 1940) Tyler, S.; Schilling, S.; Hooge, M.; Bush, L. F. (comp.). (2006-2016). Turbellarian taxonomic database. Version 1.7., available online at http://turbellaria.umaine.edu [details]   

basis of record  (of Pleioplana atomata (Müller OF, 1776)) Faubel, A.; Noreña, C. (2001). Turbellaria, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 123-136 (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source  (of Pleioplana atomata (Müller OF, 1776)) Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

source of synonymy  (of Pleioplana atomata (Müller OF, 1776)) Litvaitis, M. K.; Bolaños, D. M.; Quiroga, S. Y. (2019). Systematic congruence in Polycladida (Platyhelminthes, Rhabditophora): are DNA and morphology telling the same story?. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> , available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/zoolinnean/zlz007
page(s): 13, 23 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

From other sources
Authority Notoplana atomata (Müller, 1776) [details]

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

Distribution Acadian, north side of Cape Cod to Newfoundland, extending south of the subprovince boundary; has been recorded in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction hermaphroditic yet self-fertilization is uncommon [details]

Taxonomy Class: Acoelomorpha, Suborder: Acotylea, Superfamily: Planoceroidea, Subfamily: Stylochoplaninae according to Trott (2004).  [details]
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