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Lumbricus terrestris  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 977384

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): nightcrawler [English]
 
    dew 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   
                   SuperorderMetagynophora   
                      OrderOpisthopora   
                         SuborderCrassiclitellata   
                            SuperfamilyLumbricoidea   
                               FamilyLumbricidae   
                                  GenusLumbricus Linnaeus, 1758  
                                     SpeciesLumbricus terrestris Linnaeus, 1758 – nightcrawler, dew worm  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Samuel W. James  
  Notes: null   
  Reference for: Lumbricus terrestris    
       
  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: Lumbricus terrestris   
       
  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 http://earthworm.uw.hu/   
  Reference for: Lumbricus terrestris   
       
  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 http://insects.tamu.edu/research/collection/hallan/test/Annelida/Family/0AnnelidaIndex0.htm   
  Reference for: Lumbricus terrestris   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lumbricus terrestris   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Reynolds, John Warren, and Mark Julian Wetzel  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Terrestrial Oligochaeta (Annelida: Clitellata) in North America north of Mexico   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Megadrilogica, vol. 9, no. 11   
  Page(s): 71-98   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0380-9633   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lumbricus terrestris, dew worm [English], nightcrawler [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Reynolds, John Warren, and Mark Julian Wetzel  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Terrestrial Oligochaeta (Annelida: Clitellata) in North America, including Mexico, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and Bermuda   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Megadrilogica, vol. 12, no. 12   
  Page(s): 157-208   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0380-9633   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lumbricus terrestris   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Reynolds, John Warren, and Mark Julian Wetzel  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Terrestrial Oligochaeta (Annelida: Clitellata) in North America, including Mexico, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and Bermuda. III   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Megadrilogica, vol. 15, no. 8   
  Page(s): 191-211   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0380-9633   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Lumbricus terrestris   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Australia  
    Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    Middle America  
    North America  
    Oceania  
    South America  
    Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  
    Continental US, Introduced  
    Canada, Introduced  
 

 

   

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