Turbellarian taxonomic database

Stylochus tripartitus Notes

Lee SE, Gates RD, Jacobs DK 2002 (citation)- Gene isolation information on various phyla including these
of turbellarians:
     Notoplana acticola PAIRED-type, HOX
     Stylochus tripartitus PAIRED-type
     Neochildia fusca  HOX 

Hyman L (citation)- p 283, "This species thus appears distributed from Oregon to the lower end of Lower
California."  "Stylochus tripartitus is one of two California species with a tripartite seminal vesicle.  The
other one, exiguus, however, is a very small species with marginal eyes completely encircling the margin."

Notes for the valid (accepted) taxonomic name

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