Turbellarian taxonomic database

Collecting site

Harbor of Messina, Sicily (Sicilia, Sicile, Sizilien, Sicula)), Italy

latitude: 38.183334     38 11 N
longitude: 15.566667     15 34 E

[Precision of location: gauged from chart or map]
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Collected here:

Vorticeros pulchellumMar, Apr 1873littoral
Heterochaerus langerhansitide pools, rocky shores
Convoluta convolutaMar, Apr 1873littoral
Amphiscolops cinereusMar, Apr 1873littoral
Progyrator mamertinusMar, Apr 1873littoral
Turbella klostermanniMar, Apr 1873
Monocelis protractilisMar, Apr 1873
Convoluta armataMar, Apr 1873
Convoluta cinereusMar, Apr 1873
Prostomum mamertinumMar, Apr 1873
Convoluta paradoxaprior to 1882
Promesostoma ovoideumprior to 1882
Promesostoma soleaprior to 1882found at the same places as Promesostoma ovoideum.
Proxenetes rosaceusprior to 1882shallowGraff recognizes this form in one of his old sketches of Messina.
Macrorhynchus mamertinusprior to 1882very often between Ulven (Ulva),
Macrorhynchus naegeliiprior to 1882
Hyporhynchus venenosusprior to 1882
Hyporhynchus penicillatusprior to 1882everywhere but rare
Plagiostomum reticulatumprior to 1882in Ulven (Ulva)
Plagiostomum koreniprior to 18821 specimen in a tide pool.
Plagiostomum siphonophorumprior to 1882very frequently found.
Vorticeros auriculatumprior to 1882
Cylindrostoma klostermanni (1)Aug 1876frequently found in Ulven (Ulva).
Proporus venenosus1878 or earlier
Hypotrichina sicula1897 or earliersandfound near the Torre di Faro (beacon) near Messina
Hypotrichina circinnata1897 or earliersandfound near the Torre di Faro (beacon) near Messina
Proxenetes sensitivus1913 or earlierGraff notes that it is probably found at Messina.
Promesostoma marmoratum marmoratum1913 or earliervery active, in marine and brackish water.
Promesostoma marmoratum1913 or earliervery active, in marine and brackish water.
Promesostoma ovoideum ovoideum1913 or earlier
Promesostoma solea solea1913 or earlier
Hyporcus venenosus1913 or earlier
Trigonostomum penicillatum1913 or earlier
Polycystis mamertina1913 or earlier
Plagiostomum girardi1913 or earlierslow acting and swimming, in waste water and aquariums.
Vorticeros auriculatum1913 or earlier0-35mlittoral up to 35 m deep in Algen and Bryozoen.
Pseudostomum klostermanni1913 or earlier
Monocelis lineata1913 or earlier
Haplodiscus ussowi1899 or earlier
Stylochus luteus1882 or earlierTriest, Messina, Italy.
Haplodiscus ussowi1905 or earlierGolf von Neapel und Messina.

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