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General Description

Unarmed (without stylets) proboscis not specialized into three regions; mouth separate from proboscis pore; longitudinal nerve cords located within the epidermis, dermis or muscle layers (not in mesenchymal mass internal to body wall muscles).

Taxonomic Children

Total: 2

Heteronemertea, Palaeonemertea


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Gibson, R. (1995).  Nemertean species and genera of the world: an annotated check-list of original names and description citations, synonyms, current taxonomic status, habitats and recorded zoogeographic distribution. Journal of Natural History . 29, 271–562.