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Diversity and Systematics of Acoela and Nemertodermatida

SMNH UJ 11-179

Basis of record: 
Preserved Specimen
Institution code: 
SMNH
Collection code: 
UJ
Catalogue number: 
11-179
Field notes: 
"Tonne 2", eastern buoy two, sample 15
Count: 
1
Remarks: 

Mature specimen with red-brown dots (rhabdoids) Good photos of bursa etc. This is not P. viridorhabditis (11-047, 11-048). This specimen do not have a muscular seminal vesicle like in P. viridorhabditis and the copulatory organ is located more anteriorly. Moreover, the bursal nozzle is much more distinct/ conspicuous in P. viridorhabditis.

Date (free format): 
110605
Depth (free format): 
11 m
Fixation buffer: 
EtOH
Substrate (type): 
gravel
Year: 
2011
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith