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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligochaeta 
AphiaID: 2036

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligochaeta (Subclass)
Authority Grube, 1850
Status accepted
Rank Subclass
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata
Sources  original description Grube, A.E. 1850. Die Familien der Anneliden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin, 16(1): 249-364., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31180#page/257/mode/1up [details]

identification resource Brinkhurst, R.O. (1982). British and Other Marine and Estuarine Oligochaetes. Synopses of the British Fauna. 21: 1-127. [details]

identification resource Brinkhurst, R.O.; Jamieson, B.G.M. (1971). Aquatic Oligochaeta of the world (with contributions by D.G. Cook, D.V. Anderson & J. van der Land): Edinburgh, Oliver & Boyd.  [details]

identification resource Cook, D.G.; Brinkhurst, R.O. (1973). Marine flora and fauna of the Northeastern United States. Annelida: Oligochaeta. NOAA Technical report NMFS CIRC-374. 23pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128532 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editoroligochaetesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editoroligochaete wormsChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorearthworms  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfåborstmaskar  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМалощетинкові черви  [details]
Direct child
taxa (6)

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 Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapilloventrida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassiclitellata
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnchytraeida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplotaxida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLumbriculida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligochaeta incertae sedis
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
From other sources
Estonia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMuuga harbour (Port of Tallinn, Gulf of Finland) [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBanc d'Arguin [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:2036
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2005-07-27 09:15:25Z  checked  Timm, Tarmo
2017-06-01 12:33:21Z  changed  van Haaren, Ton
  
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  Citation: van Haaren, T.; Timm, T. (2017). Oligochaeta. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=2036 on 2017-07-21
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