Liodrilus mendesi Righi, 1994

Sousa, Sandriel Costa, Hernández-García, Luis Manuel & Rousseau, Guillaume Xavier, 2020, A new species of Pontoscolex earthworm (Rhinodrilidae, Clitellata) from the Gurupi Biological Reserve, along with records of earthworm species from the Amazon region of Maranhão, Brazil, Zootaxa 4801 (1), pp. 105-114: 108-112

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Liodrilus mendesi Righi, 1994


Liodrilus mendesi Righi, 1994  

TABLE 1. List of useful characters to distinguish species of Pontoscolex   separated by subgenera, after considerations suggested by Righi (1994) and Borges and Moreno

(1990). P: Pontoscolex   . Mer.: Meroscolex   . Mes.: Mesoscolex   . CS: Common Setae. GS: Genital Setae. n.d.: no data.?: probably present as described. +: data incomplete.

*: Amputee. **: Diameter measured in pre-clitellar/clitellar/post-clitellar region. AM: Amazonas   . AP: Amapá. PA: Pará. RO: Rondônia. RR: Roraima.

Locality: Maranhão State University School Farm, Secondary Forest , São Luís   , Maranhão, Brazil 4°35’14’’S 44°12’31”W, 37 masl. (5 adults complete). 8 February 2018. Sousa, S.C & Hernández-García, L.M. colls. ( MPEG 000417 View Materials , MPEG 000418 View Materials , MPEG 000419 View Materials , MPEG 000420 View Materials , MPEG 000421 View Materials ) GoogleMaps   .


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