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Naididae  Ehrenberg, 1828
Taxonomic Serial No.: 68854

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Tubificidae
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                      OrderTubificida Brinkhurst, 1982 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                         FamilyNaididae Ehrenberg, 1828 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Branchiodrilus Michaelsen, 1900  
                            Genus Naidium Schmidt, 1847  
                            Genus Neonais Sokolskaya, 1962  
                            Subfamily Limnodriloidinae Erséus, 1982  
                            Subfamily Naidinae Ehrenberg, 1828 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Subfamily Phallodrilinae Brinkhurst, 1971 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Subfamily Pristininae Lastockin, 1921 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Subfamily Rhyacodrilinae Hrabe, 1963 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Subfamily Telmatodrilinae Eisen, 1879 – aquatic oligochaete worm 
                            Subfamily Tubificinae Vejdovský, 1876 – 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: Naididae    
  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: Naididae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Naididae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brinkhurst, Ralph O. / Brinkhurst, Ralph O., and Barrie G. M. Jamieson, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1971   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 7: Family Naididae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Aquatic Oligochaeta of the World   
  Page(s): 304-443   
  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: Naididae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ehrenberg, Christian Gottfried  
  Publication Date: 1828   
  Article/Chapter Title: Symbolae physicae seu Icones Descriptiones Corporum naturalium novorum aut minus cognitorum, quae ex Itineribus per Lybyam, Aegyptum, ... Publico institutis Sumptu   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Animalia evertebrata. Phytozoa. Decas, vol. 1   
  Page(s): 1-293   
  Publisher: Berolini (1828-1845)   
  Publication Place: Berlin, Germany   
  Notes: The title of this publication has often been shortened to 'Symbolae physicae' in past publications; I found this more complete citation in Vejdovský, 1884, but it still may be slightly incorrect; this remains an issue to resolve - mjwetzel   
  Reference for: Naididae   
  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: Naididae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kathman, R. Deedee, and Ralph O. Brinkhurst  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Naididae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Guide to the Freshwater Oligochaetes of North America   
  Page(s): 31-99   
  Publisher: Aquatic Resources Center   
  Publication Place: College Grove, Tennessee, USA   
  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}   
  Reference for: Naididae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sperber, Christina  
  Publication Date: 1948   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomical study of the Naididae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologiska Bidrag frĺn Uppsala, vol. 28   
  Page(s): 1-296   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Naididae   

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