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  Subfamily Tubificinae

Genus Limnodrilus

    Species L. profundicola -- Wisconsin!
    Species L. cervix -- midwestern North America.
    Species L. gracilis -- midwestern North America.
    Species L. hoffmeisteri -- midwestern North America.
    Species L. maumeensis -- midwestern North America.
    Species L. claparedeianus -- North America.
    Species L. rubripenis -- North America.
    Species L. silvani -- North America.
    Species L. sulphurensis -- North America.
    Species L. udekemianus -- North America.
    Species L. tortilipenis
    Species L. variatus

Taxon Information

The Genus Limnodrilus has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Limnodrilus, [North America] (Govedich et al., 2010).
  • Limnodrilus, a few very common species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Limnodrilus, (Stimpson & Klemm, 1982).
  • Limnodrilus, (Goodnight, 1959).

Bibliography

  • Govedich, F.R., B.A. Bain, W.E. Moser, S.R. Gelder, R.W. Davies & R.O. Brinkhurst. 2010. Annelida (Clitellata): Oligochaeta, Branchiobdellida, Hirudinida, and Acanthobdellida. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 385-436.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Annelida (Polychaetes, Aeolosomatidae, aquatic oligochaetes, Branchiobdellida, leeches). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 269-325.
  • Stimpson, K.S. & D.J. Klemm. 1982. A guide to the freshwater Tubificidae (Annelida: Clitellata: Oligochaeta) of North America. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 61 pp. [Available online]
  • Goodnight, C.J. 1959. Oligochaeta. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 522-537.

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