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Ronald Sluys, Masaharu Kawakatsu and Kiyohiko Yamamoto (2010)

Exotic freshwater planarians currently known from Japan

BELGIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY, 140(S):103-U38.

Biogeographical and taxonomic information on the four non-indigenous freshwater planarians of Japan is reviewed, viz. Dugesia austroasiatica Kawakatsu, 1985, Girardia tigrina ( Girard, 1850), G. dorotocephala ( Woodworth, 1897), and Rhodax evelinae? Marcus, 1947. The occurrence of Girardia dorotocephala in Japan is unequivocally demonstrated. New karyological data are presented for populations of D. austroasiatica ( chromosome complement: 2x=16

Tricladida; freshwater; exotic; introduced; Japan
11th International Symposium on Flatworm Biology, Diepenbeek, BELGIUM, JUL 26-31, 2009
BJZ

ISSN 2295-0451 (online version)
ISSN 0777-6279 (printed version)
impact factor 2015: 0,87.

Editor-in-Chief:
Prof. Dr. Isa Schön
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
Vautierstraat 29
1000 Brussels, Belgium

 



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