Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Lumbriculidae  Vejdovský, 1884
Taxonomic Serial No.: 68440

(Download Help) Lumbriculidae TSN 68440

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Kurenkovidae
  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: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                      OrderLumbriculida Brinkhurst, 1971 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                         FamilyLumbriculidae Vejdovský, 1884 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Altmanella Fend, 2009 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Bichaeta Bretscher, 1900  
                            Genus Cookidrilus Rodriguez and Giani, 1987  
                            Genus Eclipidrilus Eisen, 1881 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Eremidrilus Fend & Rodriguez, 2003 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Guestphalinus Michaelsen, 1933  
                            Genus Hrabea Yamaguchi, 1936  
                            Genus Kincaidiana Altman, 1936 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Kurenkovia Sokolskaya, 1969  
                            Genus Lamprodrilus Michaelsen, 1901  
                            Genus Lumbriculus Grube, 1844 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Martinidrilus Fend & Lenat, 2007 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Pararhynchelmis Fend & Lenat, 2010 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Phagodrilus McKey-Fender, 1988 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Pilaridrilus Fend & Lenat, 2007 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Rhynchelmis Hoffmeister, 1843 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Secubelmis Fend & Gustafson, 2001 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Spelaedrilus Cook, 1975 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Stylodrilus Claparčde, 1862 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Styloscolex Michaelsen, 1901 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Sylphella Rodriguez, Fend and Lenat, 2014  
                            Genus Tatriella Hrabe, 1936  
                            Genus Tenagodrilus Eckroth & Brinkhurst, 1996 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Trichodrilus Claparčde, 1862 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Genus Utkena Fend, Rodriguez and Lenat, 2015  

  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: Lumbriculidae    
  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: Lumbriculidae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lumbriculidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cook, David G. / Brinkhurst, Ralph O., and Barrie G. M. Jamieson, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1971   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 5: Family Lumbriculidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Aquatic Oligochaeta of the World   
  Page(s): 200-285   
  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: Lumbriculidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vejdovský, Franz  
  Publication Date: 1884   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: System und Morphologie der Oligochaeten   
  Page(s): 1-172   
  Publisher: Commissionbuchhandlung von Franz Rivnac   
  Publication Place: Prague, Czechoslovakia   
  Notes: Available online at ; this book also included 16 plates and 5 holzschnitten (wood block prints) that were missing from the original book held in the Univ. of Illinois library system, call number Q595.1 V53s   
  Reference for: Lumbriculidae   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar