A Key to the Freshwater Triclads of Britain and Ireland, with Notes on their Ecology

This is the third edition of the FBA's key to flatworms, following on from the second produced in 1978 (SP 23) and the original written in 1967. Detailing the sub-order Turbellaria, commonly recognized as ‘flatworms’, this guide offers exceptionally detailed ecology of the 12 larger triclad species found within Britain and Ireland. Included are specifics concerning habitat, diet, and life history characteristics. Details surrounding the collection and preservation of these species are also present. A dichotomous key to species level is also included for use accurate identification. This edition is is a complete key and comprehensive account of the biology and distribution of freshwater triclads in Britain and Ireland.

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Author: T.B. Reynoldson & J.O. Young
Published By: FBA, 2000
Format: Softcover, size A5, 72 pages
ISBN: 9780900386633
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