Dugesia etrusca

Dugesia etrusca Benazzi, 1944

Original Published Description:

Benazzi, M. (1944).  Peculiare comportamento oreditario della pigmentazione in razze di Dugosia (Euplanaria) gonociphala. Atti della Accademia dei Fisiocritici in Siena. Sezione medico-fisica.
Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

Endemic species of Tuscan region, Italy, Europe.

Author(s): Solà, Eduard
Rights holder(s): Solà, Eduard

Habitat

Freshwater.

Author(s): Solà, Eduard
Rights holder(s): Solà, Eduard

Life Expectancy

Unknown.

Author(s): Solà, Eduard
Rights holder(s): Solà, Eduard

Taxonomy

  • Dugesia (Euplanaria) etrusca Benazzi, 1944 (basionym)
  • Dugesia (Dugesia) etrusca Benazzi, 1944 (synonym)

References

Batistoni, R., Filippi C., Salvetti A., Cardelli M., & Deri P. (1998).  Repeated DNA elements in planarians of the Dugesia gonocephala group (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida). Hydrobiologia. 383, 139-146.
Benazzi, M. (1944).  Peculiare comportamento oreditario della pigmentazione in razze di Dugosia (Euplanaria) gonociphala. Atti della Accademia dei Fisiocritici in Siena. Sezione medico-fisica.
de Vries, E. J. (1985).  The biogeography of the genus Dugesia (Turbellaria, Tricladida, Paludicola) in the Mediterranean region. Journal of Biogeography. 12, 509-518.
Lázaro, E. M., Sluys R., Pala M., Stocchino G A., Baguñà J., & Riutort M. (2009).  Molecular barcoding and phylogeography of sexual and asexual freshwater planarians of the genus Dugesia in the Western Mediterranean (Platyhelminthes, Tricladida, Dugesiidae).. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 52, 835-845. Abstract
Stocchino, G A., & Manconi R. (2013).  Overview of life cycles in model species of the genus Dugesia (Platyhelminthes: Tricladida). Italian Journal of Zoology. 80, 319-328.