Turbellarian taxonomic database

Carcharodorhynchus viridis Diagnosis

Species of Carcharodorhynchus with a bright green colour. Slightly asymmetrical, armed proboscis with a length of 55–71 μm. A 7 μm-long stylet consisting of an asymmetrical tube, which distally bends inwards to form a second tube that distally surrounds a 12–15 μm long cirrus. Spirally-implanted cirrus teeth that are longer distally and proximally.

[From Van Steenkiste N, Volonterio O, Schockaert E, Artois T (2008): 15]

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