Home|Search|Identify|Taxonomic tree|Quiz|About this site|Feedback
Developed by ETI BioInformatics
Characteristics, distribution and ecology
Taxonomische classification
Synonyms and common names
Literature references
Images, audio and video
Links to other Web sites

Bergendal, 1900

Length 9-30 mm, width 0.3-1.5 mm. The head is translucent, pointed, not broadened or marked off from the body. The proboscis pore lies ventral, about one body-width from tip of head. The mouth is situated two or three body-widths further back. The body is whitish, rounded anteriorly, somewhat flattened posteriorly, hind end often coiled spirally.

Mud at depths of 6-50 m, especially in polluted situations.

Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

Callinera buergeri