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  Subclass Acanthobdellea

Order Acanthobdellida

    Family Acanthobdellidae -- North America.

Taxon Information

The Order Acanthobdellida has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Acanthobdellida, (Sket & Trontelj, 2008).


  • Sket, B. & P. Trontelj. 2008. Global diversity of leeches (Hirudinea) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 129-137. [Available online]

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