MACNBR   00242
MUSEO ARGENTINO DE CIENCIAS NATURALES "BERNARDINO RIVADAVIA"
Unidad Ejecutora - UE
artículos
Título:
Veronicellidae in Argentina: taxonomy, morphology and distribution
Autor/es:
SANTIN, R.A.; MIQUEL, S.E.
Revista:
Archiv für Molluskenkunde
Editorial:
E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlags
Referencias:
Año: 2015 vol. 144 p. 105 - 105
ISSN:
1869-0963
Resumen:
In Argentina,slugs of family Veronicellidae are distributed in wet habitats in both tropicaland temperate regions. Eight taxa were identified through aspects of theirexternal and internal features, specially the reproductive system: female poreposition, spermatheca, canalis junctor, and female accessory gland morphology; and penis,spathe, penial gland features. The species recorded were Angustipes difficilis, Phyllocaulis soleiformis, P. tuberculosus, P. variegatus, Latipeserinaceus, Latipes sp., Heterovagininasp. and Sarasinula linguaeformis.The genus Phyllocaulis has the southernmost distribution (39º S); Heterovaginina sp. is recorded for the first time in Argentina living at 3,340 m. elevation in thenorthwest region.