Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Platyhelminthes > Class Rhabditophora > Order Seriata > Suborder Tricladida > Infraorder Maricola > Superfamily Procerodoidea > Family Procerodidae > Genus Procerodes

Procerodes littoralis (Ström, 1768)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

ProcerodesGirard, 1850accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Polish: wypławek jeziorny


original description

Strøm H. (1768). Beskrivelse over Norske Insecter. Andet Stykke. Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter, Kjobenhavn : 4: 313-371, pl. 16

basis of record

Faubel, A.; Noreña, C. (2001). Turbellaria, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 123-136

additional source

Schockaert E.R., Jouk Ph.E.H. & Martens P.M. (1989) Free-living plathelminthes from the Belgian coast and adjacent areas Verhandelingen van het symposium “Invertebraten van Belgie” : 19-25

additional source

Linkletter, L.E. 1977. A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68 p.

additional source

Trott, T.J. 2004. Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist (Special Issue 2): 261 - 324.

additional source

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.





External Links

GenBank (4 nucleotides; 1 proteins)
Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications)
Marine Life Information Network - UK


Tyler, S. (2014). Procerodes littoralis (Ström, 1768). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:143647




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