nemertine


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nemertine

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nemertean

any member of the phylum Nemertea, containing the ribbon worms, for example Lineus, the bootlace worm of rocky shores.
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Embryonic development of littoral nemertines Lineus desori (mihi, species nova) and Lineus ruber (O.
The role of asters in the localization of the factors that specify the apical tuft and the gut of the nemertine Cerebratulus lacteus.
The larval organs may be inconspicuous, as in the apparently directly developing nemertine Carinoma (Maslakova et al.
The occurence in Tasmania of the land nemertine, Geonemertes australiensis Dendy, with some account of its distribution, habits, variations and development.
Volume regulation in an intertidal nemertine, Procephalothrix spiralis Coe.