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Megascolecidae

(Family)

Overview

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A Family in the Kingdom Animalia.

Taxonomy

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The Family Megascolecidae is a member of the Superfamily Megascolecoidea. Here is the complete "parentage" of Megascolecidae:

The Family Megascolecidae is further organized into finer groupings including:

Genera

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Amynthas

Amynthas is a genus of earthworms in the family Megascolecidae. [more]

Arctiostrotus

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Celeriella

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Chilota

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Cryptodrilus

Driloleirus

Driloleirus is a genus of in the Megascolecidae family. It contains the following species: [more]

Graliophilus

Heteroporodrilus

Hypolimnus

Hypolimnus is a genus of in the Megascolecidae family. It contains the following species: [more]

Lampito

Megascolides

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Metaphire

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Notoscolex

Perichaeta

Perionychella

Perionyx

Pheretima

Pheretima is a genus of earthworms found mostly in New Guinea and parts of Southeast Asia. [more]

Pithemera

Toutellus

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Yagansia

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At least 7 species and subspecies belong to the Genus Yagansia.

More info about the Genus Yagansia may be found here.

Sources

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Last Revised: August 26, 2014
2014/08/26 03:10:38