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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus Erséus, 1992 
AphiaID: 137379

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClitellata (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligochaeta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplotaxida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubificina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallodrilinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallodrilus minutus Hrabĕ, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus minutus (Hrabĕ, 1973)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhallodrilinae Brinkhurst, 1971
Sources  original description Erséus, C. (1992). A generic revision of the Phallodrilinae (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae). Zoologica Scripta. 21(1): 5-48., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1463-6409.1992.tb00308.x/abstract [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus fungithecatus Martinez-Ansemil & Caramelo, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus messanensis (Erséus, 1987)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus minutus (Hrabĕ, 1973)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus parviatriatus (Cook, 1971)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPirodrilus pinguis (Erséus, 1983)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology The name is a combination of pirum (Latin for ‘pear’), referring to the pear-shaped, erect atria, and drilus (Greek for ‘worm’) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137379
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Erséus, Christer
2005-07-20 07:05:12Z  checked  Timm, Tarmo
2017-06-01 17:42:33Z  changed  van Haaren, Ton
  
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  Citation: van Haaren, T.; Timm, T.; Erséus, C. (2017). Pirodrilus Erséus, 1992. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137379 on 2017-09-20
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