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Nervous system of the polyclad flatworm Notoplana atomata (O.F. Müller)
Minichev, Yu.; Pugovkin, A.P. (1979). Nervous system of the polyclad flatworm Notoplana atomata (O.F. Müller). Cah. Biol. Mar. 20(2): 181-188
In: Cahiers de Biologie Marine. Station Biologique de Roscoff: Paris. ISSN 0007-9723, more
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  • Minichev, Yu.
  • Pugovkin, A.P.

Abstract
    The nervous system of N. atomata consists of several plexuses: epidermal, pharyngeal, subepidermal, ventral and dorsal submuscular and parenchymal. The brain is connected with the ventral submuscular plexus. Possible ways of the evolution of the turbellarian nervous system are discussed. The nervous system of polyclads and of other flatworms are not homologous.

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