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Teneridrilus mastix  (Brinkhurst, 1978)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 68796

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Ilyodrilus mastix Brinkhurst, 1978
 
  Common Name(s): aquatic oligochaete worm [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumLophozoa   
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                ClassClitellata   
                   SubclassTubificata   
                      OrderTubificida Brinkhurst, 1982 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                         FamilyNaididae Ehrenberg, 1828 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                            SubfamilyTubificinae Vejdovský, 1876 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                               GenusTeneridrilus Holmquist, 1985 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                                  SpeciesTeneridrilus mastix (Brinkhurst, 1978) – aquatic oligochaete worm  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  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: Teneridrilus mastix    
       
  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: http://wwx.inhs.illinois.edu/people/mjwetzel/fwoligonachecklist   
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       
  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: http://wwx.inhs.illinois.edu/people/mjwetzel/fwoligonachecklist   
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brinkhurst, Ralph O.  
  Publication Date: 1978   
  Article/Chapter Title: Freshwater Oligochaeta in Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Canadian Journal of Zoology, vol. 56, no. 10   
  Page(s): 2166-2175   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0008-4301   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Erséus, Christer and Sang, Qi  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: Two aberrant Tubificidae (Oligochaeta) from Pearl River in the People's Republic of China   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Hydrobiologia, vol. 127, no. 3   
  Page(s): 193-196   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0018-8158   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Erséus, Christer, Jarl K. Hiltunen, Ralph O. Brinkhurst, and Don W. Schloesser  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title: Redefinition of Teneridrilus Holmquist (Oligochaeta: Tubificidae), with description of two new species from North America   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, vol. 103, no. 4   
  Page(s): 839-846   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-324X   
  Notes: Available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34592304   
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Holmquist, Charlotte  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the genera Tubifex Lamarck, Ilyodrilus Eisen, and Potamothrix Vejdovský and Mrázek (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae), with extensions to some connected genera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologische Jahrbücher: Abtheilung für Systematik Okologie und Geographie der Tiere vol. 112, no. 3   
  Page(s): 311-366   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0044-5193   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kathman, R. Deedee, and Ralph O. Brinkhurst  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Tubificidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Guide to the Freshwater Oligochaetes of North America   
  Page(s): 101-201   
  Publisher: Aquatic Resources Center   
  Publication Place: College Grove, Tennessee, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: First published Nov. 1998, revised May 1999; no isbn or issn assigned; inquiries about this guide should be sent to Dr. R.D. Kathman via post (5125 Rock Bridge Lane, Thompsons Station, Tennessee 37179 USA), or via email (R.Deedee.Kathman{AT}gmail.com)   
  Reference for: Teneridrilus mastix   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: Originally described as Isochaetides mastix by Ralph O. Brinkhurst (1978), this taxon was transferred to and established as the type species for a newly described genus, Teneridrilus by Holmquist (1985, p. 360); please also consult Erséus (1985), and the revision of the genus Teneridrilus by Erséus (1990)  
 

 

   

 
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