Turbellarian taxonomic database

Haploposthiidae Adenocauda


Dorjes J 1968 (citation)- p 97 definition. 1 species, type Adenocauda helgolandica Dorjes 1968.

Semiglobular caudal organ present, consisting of a ciliated inpocketing of the terminal end of the body which
is surrounded by and into which gland cells containing pear-shaped droplets of secretion.