Turbellarian taxonomic database

Crucimusculata Otocelididae Notes

Westblad E 1948 (citation)- p 52, takes genus Otoceilis out of Convolutidae and makes separate family- on
	basis of vagina opening behind penis.
Ax P 1959 (citation)- discussion of p 61-62 especially notes O. rubropunctata is from Mediterranean and
	Black Sea- his new species O. westbladi from norther areas.
Dorjes J 1968 (citation)- p 100 definition of family.  "Acoels with bursa seminalis and a more or less
	long vagina.  This always behind the penis, either opening together with this or through a 
	separate pore.  Penis in most of the species inverted into the seminal vesicle.  Eyes and bursal
	nozzle can be lacking."  List of genera-
		Otocelis Diesing 1862
		Haplocelis Dorjes 1968
		Archocelis Dorjes 1968
		Haplotestis Dorjes 1968
		Notocelis Dorjes 1968
		Philocelis Dorjes 1968
	P 100-102 discussion and key to family, genera.
	1. Bursal nozzle present--------------------------------------------2
	1. Bursal nozzle lacking--------------------------------------------5
	2.  With 2 cellular sperm ducts.  Penis enrolled in the seminal vesicle---Haplocelis
	2.  With cuticularized mouth opening--------------------------------3
	3.  Penis muscular, enrolled in the seminal vesicle-----------------------Otocelis
	3.  Penis formed from cuticularized needles or muscular, then not enrolled
			in the seminal vesicle--------------------------------------4
	4.  Penis form cuticular needles------------------------------------------Philocelis
	4.  Penis muscular not enrolled ------------------------------------------Notocelis
	5.  Colored green with large rhabdites.  Reproductive opening teerminal 
			to subterminal at the posterior end----------------------------Haplotestis
	5.  Uncolored.  Medium sized rhabdites.  Reproductive opening ventral-----Archocelis				
Karling TG 1974 (citation)- lists p 9.
Crezee M 1975 (citation)- on bursa in p 842.
Ehlers U, Doerjes J 1979 (citation)- p 30 list- also discussion p 48, and p 70.

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