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  Family Lumbricidae

Genus Eisenia

    Species E. foetida -- midwestern North America.
    Species E. rosea -- midwestern North America.
    Species E. veneta -- midwestern North America.
    Species E. andrei
    Species E. eiseni
    Species E. fetida
    Species E. gordejef
    Species E. hortensis
    Species E. japonica
    Species E. nordenskioldi
    Species E. parva
    Species E. patriciae
    Species E. spelaea

Taxon Information

The Genus Eisenia is not recorded from fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from midwestern states of North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Eisenia, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).


  • Underhill, J.C., W.D. Schmid & D.E. Gilbertson. 1982. Taxonomic Keys to the Common Animals of the North Central States, exclusive of the parasitic worms, terrestrial insects, and birds, 4th edition. 205 pp.

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