Phil Bendle Collection:Flatworm (undescribed) 1

Kingdom: Animalia
Subkingdom: Eumetazoa
Superphylum: Platyzoa
Class: Turbellaria
Order: Tricladida
Family: Platyhelminthes
Genus Newzealandia

Most are undescribed. To read about these flatworms visit: Phil Bendle Collection:Flatworm (Family Geoplanidae) Land planarians

Undescribed NZ native terrestrial flatworm in the Genus Newzealandia.

Its body is contracted. Photographed in New Plymouth.

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Undescribed NZ native terrestrial flatworm body contracted..jpg

Flatworm with body extended.

Terrestrial flatworm Te Henui Walkway.jpg

Undescribed NZ native flatworm egg cocoon found on Te Henui Walkway, New Plymouth.

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