Turbellarian taxonomic database


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Taxon search

To search for taxa by name or authority, enter either or both and click on the Search button.
The search can be to just the first few letters, and binomial searches (e.g., for "Mac hyst") are possible.

taxon:
authority:
 

Reference search

To search for a reference by author (or author & date), fill in either or both of the fields below and hit the Search button.
(The search can be to just the first few letters of author's last name or any numerals of the date and is insensitive to case.)

first author: e.g., "Sterrer W" or "Sterr" or "Sterr 1998" or "Sterr 98"
any author: i.e., author string in any position (as 1st, 2nd, 3rd author, etc.)
   

Search for reference by key word or taxonomic group (or both).

key word or word in title:
taxonomic group:
 

Geographic-distribution search

To search for collection sites, enter either a site name, latitude, or author.

for site by site name (or site # or start+number)
[enter site names separated by spaces or commas;
e.g., 'carolina,beaufort' shows sites with BOTH Carolina and Beaufort in the site name;
e.g., 'reef austral liz' shows sites with Australia AND Reef AND Lizard in the site name]

for site by proximity
latitudelongitude (enter digital coordinates for the center of the search area (e.g., 16.4/-88.1). Search is to within 1 degree.

for site by latitude

Map locations collected by a given author (e.g., 'Luther A', 'Karling TG')
[Note: case-sensitive---capitalization matters]