Oligochaeta


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Noun1.Oligochaeta - earthworms
Annelida, phylum Annelida - segmented worms: earthworms; lugworms; leeches
oligochaete, oligochaete worm - hermaphroditic terrestrial and aquatic annelids having bristles borne singly along the length of the body
dew worm, earthworm, fishing worm, fishworm, nightcrawler, nightwalker, red worm, angleworm, crawler, wiggler - terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers
Branchiobdellidae, family Branchiobdellidae - small annelid worms with the posterior end modified into an adhesive sucker; especially formerly regarded as modified leeches
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Catalogo de las lombrices de tierra de la Argentina (Annelida, Oligochaeta).
Distribution of the taxonomic groups of edaphic arthropods classified as "Other", in the forest fragments (FF) and in the areas of abandoned pasture (AP), Itaborai, RJ, Brazil Ecossistem Taxonomic group Archaeognatha, Auchenorryncha, Blattodea, Chilopoda, Diplopoda, Gastropoda, FF Heteroptera, Hymenoptera, Isopoda, Isoptera, Coleoptera larvae, Diptera larvae, Lepidoptera larvae , Neuroptera larvae, Neuroptera, Oligochaeta, Opilionida, Pseudoscorpionida, Psocoptera, Sternorryncha, Symphyla, Thysanoptera, Thysanura Auchenorryncha, Blattodea, Coleoptera, Diplopoda, Heteroptera, Hymenoptera, Isopoda, AP Isoptera, Coleoptera larvae, Diptera larvae, Lepidoptera larvae, Neuroptera larvae, Oligochaeta, Opilionida, Orthoptera, Sternorryncha, Symphyla, Thysanoptera, Thysanura Table 3.
The layer just showed the oligochaeta, coleopteran (adult and maggot) and formicidae groups (Table 2).
Oligochaeta is an important group of the benthic community and commonly found in water bodies (BRINKHURST; JAMIESON, 1971; TIMM; VELDHUIJZEN VAN ZANTEN, 2002).
Biodiversidad de lombrices de tierra (Annelida: Oligochaeta: Crassiclitellata) en Mexico.
Subsequently, we transported macroinvertebrates to the USA and identified them to either family or genus (with the exception of Oligochaeta, Arachnida, Decapoda, Gastropoda, and Copepoda; Table 2) using Merritt and Cummings (2008).
Neotypification of Drawida hattamimizu Hatai, 1930 (Annelida, Oligochaeta, Megadrili, Moniligastridae) as a model linking mtDNA (COI) sequences to an earthworm type, with a response to the 'can of worms' theory of cryptic species.
Merwe, "The relative toxicities of insecticides to earthworms of the Pheretima group (Oligochaeta)," Pest Management Science, vol.
The role of different organic wastes on zinc bioaccumulation by earthworm Lumbricus terrestris L.(Oligochaeta) in successive Zn added soil.
Physical mapping of rDNA genes, (TTAGGG)n telomeric sequence and other karyological features in two earthworms of the family Lumbricidae (Annelida: Oligochaeta).
A greater supply of fine detritus, expected in areas of low turbulence, would explain the association with lower sites of Oligochaeta, ephemeropterans Caenis ludicra, Tricorythodes popayanicus, and Leptohyphes eximius collector gatherer taxa.