Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Annelida > Class Clitellata > Subclass Oligochaeta > Order Haplotaxida > Suborder Tubificina > Family Tubificidae > Subfamily Tubificinae > Genus Tubificoides

Tubificoides benedii (Udekem, 1855)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

TubificoidesLastočkin, 1937accepted genus name

Species group names

Clitellio benedii (Udekem, 1855) synonym
Hemitubifex benedii (Udekem, 1855) synonym
Limnodrilus benedii (Udekem, 1855) synonym
Peloscolex benedeni Udekem, 1855 synonym
Peloscolex benedii (Udekem, 1855) synonym
Psammoryctes benedii (Udekem, 1855) synonym
Tubifex benedii Udekem, 1855 synonym


basis of record

Erséus, C.; Healy, B.M. (2001). Oligochaeta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 231-234

additional source

Trott, T.J. 2004. Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist (Special Issue 2): 261 - 324.

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp.

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.





External Links

Barcode of Life (16 barcodes)
Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication)
Marine Life Information Network - UK
GenBank (120 nucleotides; 72 proteins)


Timm, T.; Erséus, C. (2014). Tubificoides benedii (Udekem, 1855). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137571




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