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Eisenia  Malm, 1877
Taxonomic Serial No.: 974409

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2012   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                                  GenusEisenia Malm, 1877  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Eisenia altaica Perel, 1968  
                                     Species Eisenia andrei Bouché, 1972  
                                     Species Eisenia angusta Perel, 1994  
                                     Species Eisenia atlavinyteae Perel, 1984  
                                     Species Eisenia balatonica (Pop, 1943)  
                                     Species Eisenia budensis Szûts, 1909  
                                     Species Eisenia colchidica (Perel, 1967)  
                                     Species Eisenia djungarica (Perel, 1969)  
                                     Species Eisenia fetida (Savigny, 1826) – red wiggler, manure worm, soilution worm, brandling worm, English redworm 
                                     Species Eisenia gordejeffi (Michaelsen, 1899)  
                                     Species Eisenia intermedia (Michaelsen, 1901)  
                                     Species Eisenia iverica (Kvavadze, 1973)  
                                     Species Eisenia japonica (Michaelsen, 1891)  
                                     Species Eisenia jenensis Fueller, 1953  
                                     Species Eisenia kafaniensis Kvavadze, 1985  
                                     Species Eisenia kucenkoi Michaelsen, 1902  
                                     Species Eisenia lucens (Waga, 1857)  
                                     Species Eisenia magnifica (Svetlov, 1957)  
                                     Species Eisenia malevici Perel, 1962  
                                     Species Eisenia muganiensis (Michaelsen, 1910)  
                                     Species Eisenia nana Perel, 1985  
                                     Species Eisenia nordenskioldii (Eisen, 1878)  
                                     Species Eisenia salairica Perel, 1968  
                                     Species Eisenia sibirica Perel & Graphodatsky, 1984  
                                     Species Eisenia spelaea (Rosa, 1901)  
                                     Species Eisenia thamarae Kvavadze & Nikolashvili, 1983  
                                     Species Eisenia tracta Perel, 1985  
                                     Species Eisenia transcaucasica (Perel, 1967)  
                                     Species Eisenia uralensis Malevics, 1950  
                                     Species Eisenia ventripapillata Perel, 1985  

  Expert: Samuel W. James  
  Notes: null   
  Reference for: Eisenia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Blakemore database, 2011 - 2012, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Blakemore, R.J. Cosmopolitan, Earthworms - an Eco-Taxonomic Guide to the Peregrine Species of the World, second ed. (CD-ROM) VermEcology, Japan, 2006   
  Reference for: Eisenia   
  Source: Earthworm species, a searchable database, database (version 2012)  
  Acquired: 2012   
  Notes: Csuzdi, Cs. (2012) Earthworm species, a searchable database, derived from Opuscula Zoologica, Budapest, 43(1): 97-99. Available online at   
  Reference for: Eisenia   
  Source: Joel Hallan's Biology Catalog, 2011 - 2012, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Biology Catalog, taxonomic information system at Texas A&M University, available at   
  Reference for: Eisenia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Reynolds, J. W., and D. G. Cook  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Nomenclatura oligochaetologica. Supplementum tertium. A catalogue of names, descriptions and type specimens of the Oligochaeta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: New Brunswick Museum Monographic Series (Natural Science), no. 9   
  Page(s): vi + 33   
  Publisher: University of New Brunswick   
  Publication Place: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada   
  Reference for: Eisenia   

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