Turbellarian taxonomic database

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(Leptoplana atomata) = Pleioplana atomata

  site map site # (info) collection date kind depth substrate salin comments reference
A Vaagfjord (Sudero), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 2741928   10 m mud     Steinböck O (1931): 19
B Thorshavn (Stromo), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 2961928   low tide zone       Steinböck O (1931): 19
C Ejde (Eidhi), (South of Ejde), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 2731928   low tide zone       Steinböck O (1931): 19
D Ejde (Eidhi), (North of Ejde), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 2921928   low tide zone       Steinböck O (1931): 19
E Tjaldavik Holmur, Suduroy, Faroes, Faroe Islands map 2821925 and 1926         Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species in 4-6 meters. Steinböck O (1931): 20
F Kvannesund (Hvannasund), (Videro), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 2871925 and 1926         Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species. Steinböck O (1931): 20
G Kunoy (Kuno; Kuno Bygd; Kunoyarbygd), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 3011925 and 1926         Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species south of Kuno in 10 to 15 meters. Steinböck O (1931): 20
H Skalafjordhur (Skaale-Fjord; Skalefjord; Skaalefiord, Skalafjordur), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 3001925 and 1926         Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species in 18 to 20 meters. Steinböck O (1931): 20
I Kvalvig (Hvalvik), (Stromo), Faroes, Faroe Islands map 3021925 and 1926         Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species. Steinböck O (1931): 20
J Trangisvaag, Suduroy, Faroes, Faroe Islands map 2831925 and 1926         Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species. Steinböck O (1931): 20
K Station 307, off Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA map 11701879 default type 31 fathoms       Verrill AE (1893): 480
L Nantucket Shoals, Massachusetts, USA map 11711879 default type 13.5 fathoms       Verrill AE (1893): 480
M Gloucester Harbor, Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA map 11661878         "on the shores, under stones, on the piles of wharves, and in tide pools, especially at Ten Pound Island. Verrill AE (1893): 481
N Ten Pound Island, Gloucester Harbor, Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA map 11721878         tide pools, under stones, on piers of wharves. Verrill AE (1893): 481
O Station 156, off Cape Ann, Massachusetts map 11731878   42 fathoms muddy bottom   U.S. Fish Commission station 156 Verrill AE (1893): 481
P Casco Bay, Maine, USA map 11741873   intertidal     tide pools Verrill AE (1893): 481
Q Eastport, Maine, USA map 11751868, 1870, 1872   intertidal     tide pools Verrill AE (1893): 481
R Cuttyhunk Island, Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, USA map 1176between 1871 & 1887         on an underwater telegraph cable Verrill AE (1893): 481
S Woods Hole,Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA map 2231965 or earlier           Bush LF (1964): 36, 37
T Mount Desert Island, Maine, USA map 14211939 or earlier     under stones   no specific location given. Hyman LH (1939): 135, 136
U East Coast of Scotland, United Kingdom map 12111821           Fleming J (1823):
V Point Barrow, Alaska, USA map 2012prior to 1939   226 m     over 70 specimens of this species were taken by MacGinitie in the vicinity of Point Barrow. Hyman LH (1953): 315
W Suez Canal (Qanat as Suways, Qana el Suweis), Egypt map 27971924           Palombi A (1928): [location from Louise Bush notes on literature for this species, see card or notes]
X Bodo (Bodö), Nordland Fylke, Norway map 29071932 or earlier   6-8 m       Steinböck O (1932): 333
Y Hjertoy (Hjertoya, Hjerto, Stora Hjertö), Sor-Trondelag Fylke, Norway map 29061932 or earlier   6-8 m       Steinböck O (1932): 333
Z Silavagen (Silva Vaagen, Silavaagen), Nordland Fylke, Norway map 29091932 or earlier   6-8 m       Steinböck O (1932): 333
A1 Sandtorg (Sandtorv), Troms Fylke, Norway map 29101932 or earlier   10-20 m       Steinböck O (1932): 333
B1 Bjarkoya (Bjarko, Bjarkö), Troms Fylke, Norway map 29111932 or earlier   10-20 m       Steinböck O (1932): 333
C1 Gibostad (Gikostad), Troms Fylke, Norway map 29081932 or earlier   60-70 m       Steinböck O (1932): 333
D1 Tromso (Malangen), Norway map 8421932 or earlier   40 m       Steinböck O (1932): 333
E1 Suez Canal (Qanat as Suways, Qana el Suweis), Egypt map 27971928 or earlier           Palombi A (1928): abstract
F1 Baffin Bay (Baffins Bucht, Baffin's Bay) map 4261Aug 3, 1935         Hyman examined USNM whole mount No. 134562 collected in Baffin Bay by Capt. Robert A. Bartlett. Pearse and associates had as Leptoplan angusta and L. virilis at different times. Hyman found it to be N. atomata. Hyman LH (1940): 469
G1 Nantucket Harbor, Massachusetts, USA map 4262Sep 8, 1875   26 m     Pearse USNM whole mounts reviewed by Hyman found to be N. atomata. USFC No. 15620, Nantucket, Mass., 81 feet. Hyman LH (1940): 469
H1 Cherry Island, Bay of Fundy, Canada map 42631872   37 - 46 m     Pearse USNM slides reviewed by Hyman found to be N. atomata. USFC No. 15622 (two slides), Bay of Fundy, off Cherry Island. Hyman LH (1940): 469
I1 Casco Bay, Maine, USA map 1174prior to 1940         Hyman reviewed unidentified vials sent to US National Museum all of which are N. atomata from points off the coast of Massachusetts and from Casco Bay, Maine. Hyman LH (1940): 469-470
J1 Massachusetts Coast, USA map 1471prior to 1940         Hyman reviewed unidentified vials sent to US National Museum all of which are N. atomata from points off the coast of Massachusetts and from Casco Bay, Maine. Hyman LH (1940): 469-470
K1 Plymouth Sound (Sound, Plymouth-Sund), English Channel (Kanal La Manche), United Kingdom map 26491883 or earlier         Recently, specimens from Plymouth Sound have reached me which agree in almost every particular with L. Droebachensis, Oe., as described by Jensen, and it appears probable that this species has hitherto been confused on our coasts with L. tremellaris. Gamble FW (1893): 46
L1 Drobak (Dröbak, Dröback), Norway map 2541844 or earlier default type       Kjønsmodne Individer. Ørsted har fundet den ved Drøbak. Oersted AS (1845): 415; from Jensen 1878 (citation)- p. 77
M1 Alverstraum (Alvaerstroem, Alvärström, Alvaerström), 2 miles north of Bergen, Norway map 12011878 or earlier   3.7-11 m     Arten er funden i Alvaerstøommen talrig paa Rødderne af Laminarier i en Dybde af 2 - 6 Favne. September. Jensen OS (1878): 77
N1 Los Chalanos Beach, Muros de Nalón, Asturias, Cantabrian coast (North Atlantic) of the Iberian Peninsula, Spain map 7341Sep-Nov 2012         Intertidal zone among sand and gravel under stones. Marquina D, Fernández-Álvarez FA, Noreña C (2015):

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