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Rhyacodrilinae  Hrabe, 1963
Taxonomic Serial No.: 974287

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  Common Name(s): aquatic oligochaete worm [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                      OrderTubificida Brinkhurst, 1982 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                         FamilyNaididae Ehrenberg, 1828 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                            SubfamilyRhyacodrilinae Hrabe, 1963 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
    Direct Children:  
                               Genus Bothrioneurum Michaelsen, 1900 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                               Genus Branchiura Beddard, 1892 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                               Genus Epirodrilus Hrabe, 1930  
                               Genus Giereidrilus Erséus, 1981  
                               Genus Heterodriloides Erséus, 1981  
                               Genus Heterodrilus Pierantoni, 1902  
                               Genus Jolydrilus Marcus, 1965  
                               Genus Macquaridrilus Jamieson, 1968  
                               Genus Monopylephorus Levinsen, 1884  
                               Genus Paranadrilus Gavrilov, 1955  
                               Genus Peristodrilus Baker and Brinkhurst, 1981  
                               Genus Rhizodrilus F. Smith, 1900 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                               Genus Rhyacodrilus Bretscher, 1901 – aquatic oligochaete worm 

  Expert: Mark J. Wetzel  
  Notes: Oligochaetologist and Curator/Collections Manager of the INHS Annelida Collection, Illinois Natural History Survey, Forbes Natural History Building, MC-652, 1816 South Oak Street, Champaign, Illinois, 61801 USA   
  Reference for: Rhyacodrilinae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Classification and checklist of the freshwater oligochaetes 2013, website (version 2013)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: Wetzel, M.J., R.D. Kathman, S.V. Fend, and K.A. Coates. 2013. Classification and checklist of the freshwater oligochaetes occurring in North America north of Mexico. World Wide Web URL:   
  Reference for: Rhyacodrilinae   
  Source: Classification and Checklist of the Freshwater Oligochaetes..., website (version 31-Oct-07)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: Wetzel, M.J., R.D. Kathman, S.V. Fend, and K.A. Coates. 2007. Classification and checklist of the freshwater oligochaetes occurring in North America north of Mexico. World Wide Web URL:   
  Reference for: Rhyacodrilinae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Baker, H. R., and R. O. Brinkhurst  
  Publication Date: 1981   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the genus Monopylephorus and redefinition of the subfamilies Rhyacodrilinae and Branchiurinae (Tubificidae: Oligochaeta)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Canadian Journal of Zoology, vol. 59, no. 6   
  Page(s): 939-965   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0009-4301   
  Reference for: Rhyacodrilinae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brinkhurst, Ralph O. / Brinkhurst, Ralph O., and Barrie G. M. Jamieson, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1971   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 8: Family Tubificidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Aquatic Oligochaeta of the World   
  Page(s): 444-625   
  Publisher: Oliver and Boyd, University of Toronto Press   
  Publication Place: Toronto, Ontario, Canada   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8020-1833-5   
  Notes: out of print   
  Reference for: Rhyacodrilinae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Erséus, Christer, Mark J. Wetzel, and Lena Gustavsson  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: ICZN rules - a farewell to Tubificidae (Annelida, Clitellata)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 1744   
  Page(s): 66-68   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Rhyacodrilinae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hrabe, Sergej  
  Publication Date: 1963   
  Article/Chapter Title: On Rhyacodrilus lindbergi n. sp., a new cavernicolous species of the family Tubificidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Boletim da Sociedade Portuguesa de Ciencias Naturais (2. ser.), vol. 10   
  Page(s): 52-56   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Rhyacodrilinae   

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