Comprehensive Description

Read full entry


“Family SIMROTHIELLIDAE Salvini-Plawen, 1978



Simrothiellidae Salvini-Plawen, 1978. Zoologica, 44 (128): 25.



Sclerites hollow-acicular or solid-elongate to scaly. Radula biserial (rows of paired denticulate radula plates or bars); anterio-ventral radula sack (when present) paired. Lateroventral foregut glandular organs with various configuration, but not of the so-called type A (i.e. subepithelially arranged gland cells with outleading ducts).”



(García-Álvarez & Salvini-Plawen, 2007: 124)


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 (CC BY-NC 3.0)

© National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution

Source: Antarctic Invertebrates Website (NMNH)

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!