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  Subfamily Typhloplaninae

Genus Strongylostoma

    Species S. elongatum -- Wisconsin!
    Species S. rosaceum -- midwestern North America.
    Species S. gonocephalum -- North America.
    Species S. caecum
    Species S. cirratum
    Species S. coecum
    Species S. devleeschouweri
    Species S. dicorymbum
    Species S. lanceolatum
    Species S. levandovskii
    Species S. radiata
    Species S. simplex

Taxon Information

The Genus Strongylostoma has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

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

Literature Records

  • Strongylostoma, (Artois et al., 2013).
  • Strongylostoma, [Wisconsin] (Watermolen, 2005).
  • Strongylostoma, 2 species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Strongylostoma, "Single species reported from [North America]" (Hyman & Jones, 1959).


  • Artois, T., E. Schockaert & S. Tyler. 2013. World Checklist of Freshwater Turbellaria. World Wide Web electronic publication. 59 pp. [Available online]
  • Watermolen, D.J. 2005. Aquatic and terrestrial flatworm (Platyhelminthes, Turbellaria) and ribbon worm (Nemertea) records from Wisconsin. Research/Management Findings, Wisconsin DNR (55). 8 pp.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Platyhelminthes (free-living flatworms). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 77-108.
  • Hyman, L.H. & E.R. Jones. 1959. Turbellaria. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 323-365.

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