Land nemertines of New Zealand

  title={Land nemertines of New Zealand},
  author={J. Moore},
  journal={Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society},
  • J. Moore
  • Published 1973
  • Biology
  • Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
A full description and comparison of the two land nemertines already reported from New Zealand, Geonemertes novaezealandiae and G. pantini. is followed by the description of G. allisonae sp. nov., whose relationship to the other two species is defined. The New Zealand upper littoral nemertine Acteonemertes bathamae is compared to these species of Geonemertes, and its occurrence recorded as a terrestrial nemertine on the Auckland Islands. The relationships and evolution of land nemertines… Expand
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