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The Land Nemertine Argonemertes Dendyi (Dakin) in Hawaii (Nemertinea: Hoplonemertinea: Prosorhochmidae)

@inproceedings{Howarth1983TheLN,
  title={The Land Nemertine Argonemertes Dendyi (Dakin) in Hawaii (Nemertinea: Hoplonemertinea: Prosorhochmidae)},
  author={F. Howarth and J. Moore},
  year={1983}
}
Land nemertines are her e reported in the Hawaiian Islands for the first time. Argonemertes dendyi, a native ofWestern Australia , has been found in moist forest litter at high elevations on the islands of Maui and Hawaii, and has also invaded lava tubes on the latter island. Thi s is the first report of a land nemertine from caves. LAND NEMERTINES OCCUR ON OCEANIC islands in many parts of the world (Pantin 1961, Moore a nd Gibson 1981), but none has been recorded previously from the Hawaiian… Expand

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