Turbellarian taxonomic database

Tetraposthia colymbetes Notes

Definition: Dorjes J 1968 (citation)- p 112 definition of genus.
Geographic distribution: Greenland.

Steinbock O 1931 (citation)- p 65 mentions Teraposthia colymbetes as species to be described.
Steinbock O 1932 (citation)- p 300 lists from West Groenland but no description- refers to 
	Steinbock O 1931 (citation)- p 65.  Reports from the arctic.
An der Lan H (1936) (citation)- p 314-315; p 325-6 description, figures 13, 22, 23.
Westblad E 1942 (citation)- notes lack of longitudinal muscle layer in p 17.
Westblad E 1948 (citation)- in discussion notes characteristics p 17, 19, 37, 58- says poorly described.
	p 22 superficial nervous system in.
Hyman LH 1951 (citation)- vol 2, p 86 illustration of entire animal; p 83 on nervous system next
	to epidermis; p 117 notes 4 copulatory apparatus.

Steinbock O 1957 (citation)- in comparison with gastrotrichs nervous system p 132.	
Ax P 1961 (citation)- notes outer nerve net in this species.
Hadzi J 1963 (citation)- illustration p 146.
Dorjes J 1968 (citation)- lists as type and only species of genus.

Notes from synonyms

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