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  clade Trepaxonemata

Order Polycladida

    Suborder Acotylea
    Suborder Cotylea

Taxon Information

The Order Polycladida has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has not been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Polycladida, [1 Oriental freshwater species] (Schockaert et al., 2008).


  • Schockaert, E.R., M. Hooge, R. Sluys, S. Schilling, S. Tyler & T. Artois. 2008. Global diversity of free living flatworms (Platyhelminthes, “Turbellaria”) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 41-48. [Available online]

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