WoRMS taxon details

Tubifex tubifex (Müller, 1774)

137569  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137569)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofLumbricus tubifex Müller, 1774) Müller, O. F. (1773). Vermium terrestrium et fluviatilium, seu animalium infusoriorum, helminthicorum, et testaecorum, non marinorum, succincta historia. <em>Havniæ (Copenhagen) & Lipsiæ (Leipzig), Heineck & Faber.</em> 1: 1-136., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50344#page/5/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution upstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary  
Distribution upstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary [details]
WoRMS (2018). Tubifex tubifex (Müller, 1774). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137569 on 2018-12-12
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original description  (ofLumbricus tubifex Müller, 1774) Müller, O. F. (1773). Vermium terrestrium et fluviatilium, seu animalium infusoriorum, helminthicorum, et testaecorum, non marinorum, succincta historia. <em>Havniæ (Copenhagen) & Lipsiæ (Leipzig), Heineck & Faber.</em> 1: 1-136., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50344#page/5/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Erséus, C.; Healy, B.M. (2001). Oligochaeta, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 231-234 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Glasby, C.J.; Read, G.B.; Lee, K.E.; Blakemore, R.J.; Fraser, P.M.; Pinder, A.M.; Erséus, C.; Moser, W.E.; Burreson, E.M.; Govedich, F.R.; Davies, R.W.; Dawson, E.W. (2009). Phylum Annelida: bristleworms, earthworms, leeches, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 312-358. [details]   

additional source Holmquist, C. (1983). What is Tubifex tubifex (O.F. Muller) (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae)?. <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 12(3): 187-201. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Identification records of Tubifex Tubifex without hairs and only bifid dorsal chaetae (e.g. Brinkhurst, 1982) refer to T.blanchardi [details]

From other sources
Distribution upstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary [details]

Habitat Normally in calm waters, but can tolerate rough waters. infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch gewone slingerworm  [details]
English sludge wormsewage wormriver worm  [details]
German Gemeiner SchlammröhrenwurmGemeiner BachröhrenwurmBachwurm  [details]