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

Tullberg, 1875

Description:
Body short, plump and broad with a distinct dorsal keel; both body ends truncated. Spicules arrow head-shaped, with open channel; no longer than 0.1 mm.

Size:
Up to 30 mm.

Colour:
Greyish-white to light pink.

Habitat:
On soft bottoms, 18-565 m deep.

Distribution:
Norwegian coast to Denmark (Distr. N. carinata). Also Mediterranean.

Neomenia carinata