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Amphichaeta raptisae  (Chapman, 1981)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 68982

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Homochaeta raptisae Chapman, 1981
 
  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  
                            SubfamilyNaidinae Ehrenberg, 1828 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                               GenusAmphichaeta Tauber, 1879 – aquatic oligochaete worm  
                                  SpeciesAmphichaeta raptisae (Chapman, 1981) – 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: Amphichaeta raptisae    
       
  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: Amphichaeta raptisae   
       
  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: Amphichaeta raptisae   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Amphichaeta raptisae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brinkhurst, Ralph O., and R. Deedee Kathman  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title: A contribution to the taxonomy of the Naididae (Oligochaeta) of North America   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Canadian Journal of Zoology, vol. 61, no. 10   
  Page(s): 2307-2312   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0008-4301   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Amphichaeta raptisae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Chapman, Peter M.  
  Publication Date: 1981   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of Homochaeta (Oligochaeta: Naididae) from the west coast of Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, vol. 94, no. 2   
  Page(s): 455-457   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-324X   
  Notes: Available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34608312   
  Reference for: Amphichaeta raptisae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hiltunen, Jarl K., and Donald J. Klemm / Klemm, Donald J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: Freshwater Naididae (Annelida: Oligochaeta)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: A guide to the freshwater Annelida (Polychaeta, naidid and tubificid Oligochaeta, and Hirudinea) of North America   
  Page(s): 24-43   
  Publisher: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Co.   
  Publication Place: Dubuque, Iowa, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8403-3577-6   
  Notes: out of print   
  Reference for: Amphichaeta raptisae   
       
  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   
  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: Amphichaeta raptisae   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: Originally described as Homochaeta raptisae by Chapman (1981, p. 455), this taxon was transferred to the genus Amphichaeta by Brinkhurst and Kathman (1983)  
 

 

   

 
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