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Megascolecidae Rosa, 1891

108290  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:108290)

accepted
Family
Genus Aceeca Blakemore, 2000
Genus Amphimiximus Blakemore, 2000
Genus Amynthas Kinberg, 1866
Genus Anisochaeta Beddard, 1890
Genus Anisogaster Blakemore, 2000
Genus Aporodrilus Blakemore, 2000
Genus Araucaridrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Arctiostrotus McKey-Fender in McKey-Fender & Fender, 1982
Genus Arthuridrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Austrohoplochaetella Jamieson, 1971
Genus Begemius Easton, 1982
Genus Bursadrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Caecadrilus Blakemore, 2000
Genus Celeriella Gates, 1958
Genus Chilota Michaelsen, 1899
Genus Cryptodrilus Fletcher, 1886
Genus Dendropheretima James, 2004
Genus Didymogaster Perrier, 1972
Genus Digaster Perrier, 1872
Genus Diplotrema Spencer, 1900
Genus Diporochaeta Beddard, 1890
Genus Eastoniella Jamieson, 1977
Genus Fletcherodrilus Michaelsen, 1891
Genus Gastrodrilus Blakemore, 2000
Genus Gemascolex Edmonds & Jamieson, 1973
Genus Geofdyneia Jamieson, 2000
Genus Graliophilus Jamieson, 1971
Genus Haereodrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Healesvillea Jamieson, 2000
Genus Heteroporodrilus Jamieson, 1970
Genus Hiatidrilus Jamieson, 1994
Genus Hickmaniella Jamieson, 1974
Genus Isarogoscolex James, 2004
Genus Kangaridrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Kayarmacia Jamieson, 1997
Genus Lampito Kinberg, 1866
Genus Manus Blakemore, 2010
Genus Megascolides M'Coy, 1878
Genus Metapheretima Michaelsen, 1928
Genus Metaphire Sims & Easton, 1972
Genus Nellogaster Gates, 1938
Genus Neodiplotrema Dyne, 1997
Genus Nexogaster Blakemore & Kingston, 1997
Genus Notoscolex Fletcher, 1886
Genus Occicryptodrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Oreoscolex Jamieson, 1973
Genus Perichaeta Schmarda, 1861
Genus Pericryptodrilus Jamieson, 1977
Genus Perionychella Michaelsen, 1907
Genus Perionyx Perrier, 1872
Genus Perissogaster Fletcher, 1887
Genus Pheretima Kinberg, 1866
Genus Plutelloides Jamieson, 2000
Genus Plutellus Perrier, 1873
Genus Polypheretima Michaelsen, 1934
Genus Pontodrilus Perrier, 1874
Genus Propheretima Jamieson, 1995
Genus Provescus Blakemore, 2000
Genus Pseudocryptodrilus Jamieson, 1972
Genus Pseudonotoscolex Jamieson, 1971
Genus Reflechtodrilus Blakemore, 2005
Genus Retrovescus Blakemore, 1998
Genus Rhododrilus Beddard, 1889
Genus Scolecidrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Simsia Jamieson, 1972
Genus Spenceriella Michaelsen, 1907
Genus Tassiedrilus Blakemore, 2000
Genus Terrisswalkerius Jamieson, 1994
Genus Torresiella Dyne, 1997
Genus Toutellus Fender & McKey-Fender, 1990
Genus Trichaeta Spencer, 1902
Genus Trinephrus Beddard, 1895
Genus Woodwardiella Stephenson, 1925
Genus Yagansia Michaelsen, 1899
Genus Zacharius Blakemore, 1997

Genus Amyntas Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Amynthas Kinberg, 1866
Genus Dygaster Hutton, 1883 accepted as Digaster Perrier, 1872
Genus Eodrilus Michaelsen, 1907 accepted as Diplotrema Spencer, 1900
Genus Noroscolex accepted as Notoscolex Fletcher, 1886
Genus Pericha accepted as Perichaeta Schmarda, 1861
Genus Pericheta Perrier, 1874 accepted as Perichaeta Schmarda, 1861
Genus Perichoeta Vaillant, 1867 accepted as Perichaeta Schmarda, 1861
Genus Perrissogaster Michaelsen in K√ľkenthal & Krumbach, 1932 accepted as Perissogaster Fletcher, 1887
Genus Pseudoperichaeta Jamieson, 1970 accepted as Perionychella Michaelsen, 1907
Genus Rhodopis Kinberg, 1866 accepted as Metaphire Sims & Easton, 1972
Genus Scolecoidea Blakemore, 2000 accepted as Scolecidrilus Jamieson, 2000
Genus Sebastianus Blakemore, 1997 accepted as Hiatidrilus Jamieson, 1994
Genus Woodwardia Stephenson, 1923 accepted as Woodwardiella Stephenson, 1925
Genus Woodwardia Michaelsen, 1907 accepted as Woodwardiella Stephenson, 1925

Genus Arauricaridrilus Jamieson, 2000 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Balanteodrilus Pickford, 1938 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Driloleirus Fender & McKey-Fender, 1990 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Geodrilus Ude, 1893 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Haelesvillea Jamieson, 2000 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Howascolex Michaelsen, 1901 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Iridodrilus Beddard, 1897 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Kerriona Michaelsen, 1926 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Megascolex Templeton, 1844 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Metascolex Michaelsen, 1903 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Parachilota Pickford, 1937 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Paraplutellus Jamieson, 1972 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Pentodrilus (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Pinguidrilus Jamieson, 1974 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Pithemera Sims & Easton, 1972 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Ponloscolex (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Tonoscolex Gates, 1933 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Vesiculodrilus Jamieson, 1973 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent only
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Megascolecidae Rosa, 1891. Accessed at: http://irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=108290 on 2019-10-20
Date
action
by
2006-12-05 23:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

habitat flag source Jamieson, 2000 [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Oligochaeta (Class) > Haplotaxida (Order) > Lumbricina (Suborder) > Megascolecoidea (Superfamily) > Megascolecidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info terrestrial earthworms, one maritime genus [details]