Story: Life in fresh water

Flatworm (3rd of 6)


The flatworm Neppia montana is found in Canterbury mountain streams and springs. It prefers living among stones and boulders rather than on water plants.

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Roger Young, 'Life in fresh water - Invertebrates', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 September 2020)

Story by Roger Young, published 24 Sep 2007