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Limnodrilus angustipenis  Brinkhurst & Cook, 1966
Taxonomic Serial No.: 68653

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): aquatic oligochaete worm [English]
  Valid Name: Varichaetadrilus angustipenis (Brinkhurst & Cook, 1966)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - original name/combination   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  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: Limnodrilus angustipenis    
  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: Limnodrilus angustipenis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Limnodrilus angustipenis   
  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: Limnodrilus angustipenis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brinkhurst, Ralph O., and David G. Cook   
  Publication Date: 1966   
  Article/Chapter Title: Studies on the North American aquatic Oligochaeta III: Lumbriculidae and additional notes and records of other families   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 118, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-33   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Limnodrilus angustipenis   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  



  Comment: This taxon was originally described as Limnodrilus angustipenis by Brinkhurst & Cook (1966); it was later placed in the genus Varichaetadrilus by Brinkhurst (1989)  



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