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The present paper presents 24 species of Nemerteans from Florida and Virgin Islands. The species nos. 9, 17, 18 and 24 are new for science; nos. 2, 3, 8, 10, 11, 14, 21 and 22 are additions to the list of Central and South American Nemerteans given by Corrêa (1954, p. 3-11).


1- Tubulanus pellucidus (Coe, 1895)

2- Tubulanus rhabdotus Corrêa, 1954

3- Carinomella lactea Coe, 1905


4- Baseodiscus delineatus, var. curta (Hubrecht, 1879)

5- Lineus socialis (Leidy, 1855)

6- Lineus albocinctus Verrill, 1900

7- Cerebratulus leucopsis Coe, 1902

8- Cerebratulus lineolatus Coe, 1905


9- Emplectonema osceolai, new species

10- Nemertopsis bivittata (Chiaje, 1841)

11- Ototyphlonemertes pellucida Coe, 1943

12- Ototyphlonemertes evelinae Corrêa, 1948

13- Ototyphlonemertes fila Corrêa, 1953

14- Ototyphlonemertes lactea Corrêa, 1954

15- Oerstedia dorsalis (Abildgaard, 1806)

16- Zygonemertes virescens (Verrill, 1879)

17- Zygonemertes simoneae, new species

18- Zygonemertes cocacola, new species

19- Amphiporus ochraceus (Verrill, 1873)

20- Amphiporus texanus Coe, 1951

21- Prostomatella enteroplecta Corrêa, 1954

22- Prostomatella merula Corrêa, 1954

23- Tetrastemma candidum (Müller, 1774)

24- Tetrastemma worki, new species

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: January 1, 1961

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