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Turbellarians name details

Macrostomum appendiculatum brasiliensis Marcus, 1952

487840  (

 unaccepted (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Tyler, S., Artois, T.; Schilling, S.; Hooge, M.; Bush, L.F. (eds) (2006-2022). World List of turbellarian worms: Acoelomorpha, Catenulida, Rhabditophora. Macrostomum appendiculatum brasiliensis Marcus, 1952. Accessed at: on 2024-04-18
2010-06-28 07:38:12Z
2022-06-01 05:30:52Z
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source of synonymy Brand, J. N.; Harmon, L. J.; Schärer, L. (2021). Frequent origins of traumatic insemination involve convergent shifts in sperm and genital morphology. <em>Evolution Letters.</em> 6(1): 63-82., available online at
page(s): Suppl. 26 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From editor or global species database
Validity Originally named as a subspecies Macrostomum appendiculatum forma brasiliensis Marcus, 1952 , this was later raised to species and moved to Archimacrostomum brasiliense (Marcus, 1952) by Ferguson (1954) . Given the issues with Archimacrostomum (see notes there), it is now referred to as Macrostomum brasiliense, as suggested by Zhang et al. 2021 and Brand et al . [details]
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