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    • Flatworms
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    • Platyhelminthes
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    • Gusanos planos y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

land planarians Family Geoplanidae

Observer

gviphangnga

Date

September 24, 2013

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Observer

xbejard

Date

June 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

xbejard

Date

June 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Hammerhead Flatworm Bipalium kewense

Observer

juarez120190

Date

July 21, 2014 03:53 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gusanos planos y parientes Phylum Platyhelminthes

Date

July 4, 2014

Description

Lombriz cabeza plana, 18 cm aprox. dejaba rastro de baba como los caracoles, color café claro con 3 rayas obscuras a lo largo del cuerpo, no tenía el cuerpo anillado como las lombrices. Con la cabeza iba palpando el terreno para deslizarse y se enterró como las lombrices.

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Square

What

Leopard Flatworm Pseudoceros pardalis

Observer

rosaer

Date

July 21, 2011

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What

Fuchsia Flatworm Pseudoceros ferrugineus

Observer

davidr

Date

July 13, 2014 08:57 AM HST

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No photos or sounds

What

Gold-dotted Flatworm Thysanozoon nigropapillosum

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

May 21, 2013 03:45 PM EET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hammerhead Flatworm Bipalium kewense

Observer

jmcalpin

Date

July 1, 2014 07:22 PM CDT

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Square

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 25, 2014 06:08 PM PDT

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Square

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 27, 2014 06:59 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P6155009

What

Fuchsia Flatworm Pseudoceros ferrugineus

Observer

davidr

Date

June 15, 2014 09:42 AM HST
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Description from Wikipedia

The flatworms, known in scientific literature as Platyhelminthes or Plathelminthes (from the Greek πλατύ, platy, meaning "flat" and ἕλμινς (root: ἑλμινθ-), helminth-, meaning worm) are a phylum of relatively simple bilaterian, unsegmented, soft-bodied invertebrate animals. Unlike other bilaterians, they have no body cavity, and no specialized circulatory and respiratory organs, which restricts them to having flattened shapes that allow oxygen and nutrients to pass through their bodies by diffusion. The digestive cavity has only one opening...

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