Turbellarian taxonomic database

Antroposthiidae Convoluella


Geographic distribution:  North Sea Island of Sylt.

Faubel A 1974 (citation)- defines new genus p 11, for 1 species from Sylt, Convoluella brunea Faubel 1974 type.
Faubel A 1976 (citation)- gives definition p 23:
	"Frontal organ present.  Mouth opening ventral.  Rhabdites in longitudinal rows.  Germinal zone of
	ovaries and testes paired.  Bursa seminales with a cell cap and a short vagina.  Two gonopores
	ventral.  Antrum masculinum very muscular inverted into the penis sac.  Proximal part developed as a
	basophil seminal vesicle.  Seminal vesicle enclosed in penis sac."