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Caenoplana coerulea

Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm

Phylum Platyhelminthes (flatworms), class 'Turbellaria' (free-living flatworms), order Seriata, family Geoplanidae.

Original description from Moseley 1877. “Eyes absent from the front of the anterior extremity, but present in two lateral elongate crowded patches placed just behind the anterior extremity and scattered sparsely on the lateral margins of the body for its entire extent. Entire body of a dark prussian blue colour, somewhat lighter on the under surface of the body and with a single, narrow, mesial, dorsal, longitudinal stripe of white. Length 5cm, extreme breadth 4mm, mouth central, generative aperture 8mm, posterior to the mouth.”

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Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Pialligo, ACT - 27 Jul 2022 by Christine Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Wereboldera, NSW - 24 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Cook, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 3 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 21 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Hawker, ACT - 1 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Watson, ACT - 24 May 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Googong, NSW - 14 May 2022 by WHall Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Calwell, ACT - 12 May 2022 by jamesjonklaas Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Theodore, ACT - 5 May 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Cook, ACT - 4 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 1 May 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Hackett, ACT - 18 Apr 2022 by Ned_Johnston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Calwell, ACT - 10 Apr 2022 by rtas Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Apr 2022 by michaelb Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Apr 2022 by michaelb Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2022 by AlisonMilton Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Farrer, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 21 Jan 2022 by JaceWT Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by AlisonMilton Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Conder, ACT - 15 Nov 2021 by michaelb Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by Harrisi Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 16 Sep 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 13 Sep 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Red Hill, ACT - 3 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Aug 2021 by AlisonMilton Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 24 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 24 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 21 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Isaacs, ACT - 15 Aug 2021 by Mike Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 14 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Deakin, ACT - 14 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Aug 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Evatt, ACT - 1 Aug 2021 by TimL Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Acton, ACT - 13 Jul 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Weetangera, ACT - 28 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Acton, ACT - 23 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 17 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Denman Prospect, ACT - 12 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Mitchell, ACT - 9 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 25 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 25 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Flynn, ACT - 8 May 2021 by Christine Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Palerang, NSW - 24 Apr 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Mitchell, ACT - 23 Apr 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 15 Apr 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Stirling, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by dhaagun Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Farrer, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by DebK Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham Wetland - 23 Mar 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 18 Feb 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Flynn, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by Coggo Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by tpreston Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Goulburn, NSW - 19 Dec 2020 by Rixon Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Dec 2020 by HelenCross Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Cook, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by MattFox Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by MatthewFrawley Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kosciuszko National Park, NSW - 11 Mar 2020 by Harrisi Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kosciuszko National Park, NSW - 11 Feb 2020 by SandraH Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kosciuszko National Park, NSW - 5 Oct 2018 by MattBeitzel
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Pialligo, ACT - 27 Jul 2022 by Christine
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Wereboldera, NSW - 24 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Cook, ACT - 4 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 3 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 21 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Hawker, ACT - 1 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Watson, ACT - 24 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Googong, NSW - 14 May 2022 by WHall
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Calwell, ACT - 12 May 2022 by jamesjonklaas
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Theodore, ACT - 5 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Cook, ACT - 4 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 1 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Hackett, ACT - 18 Apr 2022 by Ned_Johnston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Paddys River, ACT - 12 Apr 2022 by trevorpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Calwell, ACT - 10 Apr 2022 by rtas
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Apr 2022 by michaelb
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 9 Apr 2022 by michaelb
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Feb 2022 by AlisonMilton
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Farrer, ACT - 12 Feb 2022 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 21 Jan 2022 by JaceWT
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Jan 2022 by AlisonMilton
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Conder, ACT - 15 Nov 2021 by michaelb
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 21 Oct 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 30 Sep 2021 by Harrisi
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 16 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 13 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Red Hill, ACT - 3 Sep 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Aug 2021 by AlisonMilton
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 24 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 24 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 21 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Isaacs, ACT - 15 Aug 2021 by Mike
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Garran, ACT - 14 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Deakin, ACT - 14 Aug 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 3 Aug 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Evatt, ACT - 1 Aug 2021 by TimL
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 27 Jul 2021 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Acton, ACT - 13 Jul 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Weetangera, ACT - 28 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Acton, ACT - 23 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 17 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 15 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Denman Prospect, ACT - 12 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Mitchell, ACT - 9 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 25 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 25 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 18 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Latham, ACT - 11 May 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Flynn, ACT - 8 May 2021 by Christine
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Palerang, NSW - 24 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Mitchell, ACT - 23 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Tuggeranong DC, ACT - 15 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Bruce, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Stirling, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by dhaagun
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Farrer, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by DebK
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham Wetland - 23 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Lyneham, ACT - 23 Mar 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 18 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Flynn, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by Coggo
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Holt, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Goulburn, NSW - 19 Dec 2020 by Rixon
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 18 Dec 2020 by HelenCross
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Cook, ACT - 1 Dec 2020 by MattFox
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kambah, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kosciuszko National Park, NSW - 11 Mar 2020 by Harrisi
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kosciuszko National Park, NSW - 11 Feb 2020 by SandraH
Caenoplana coerulea (Blue Planarian, Blue Garden Flatworm) at Kosciuszko National Park, NSW - 5 Oct 2018 by MattBeitzel
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