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A thin pale yellow worm with a subcylindrical body about 100 mm long. The pointy head end was a deep pink colour. Dark specks were seen on the inferior aspect of the head.
Spotted on the trunk of a fern tree (Dicksonia) in a national park - Tarra-bulga NP, a moist temperate rain forest.
These are seen in Victoria and Tasmania in Australia.
These flatworms are carnivorous living on small invertebrates like insects and earthworms. Some are scavengers. They have an eversible muscular pharynx that produce glandular secretion that digests the prey externally. The dissolved food is then ingested.
The worm moves by gliding in mucous produced by the action of cilia found along the ventral side of the body.