Lumbriculidae


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Lumbriculidae

[‚ləm·bri′kyül·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of aquatic annelids in the order Oligochaeta.
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In the rainy season, Subclass Oligochaeta was the most abundant taxon, with the presence of family Tubificidae representing 76,3% of macroinvertebrate community, unlike the observed in the dry season period, when Aelosomatidae and Lumbriculidae families were also found (Table 2).
Tipuliidae, Capilariventridae, Dytiscidae Lumbriculidae, and Leptophlebbiidae were highly associated with open bank habitats.
D 12 129 30 174 6 Haploxatida Naididae indeterminate D 0 63 0 6 9 Lumbriculida Lumbriculidae D 0 3 0 0 0 indeterminate Tricladida Dugesia sp.
On the use of indicator communities of Tubificidae and some Lumbriculidae in the assessment of water pollution in Swedish lakes.
The nematodes belonged to the species Nygolaimus and the annelids to a morphospecies of the family Lumbriculidae.
Only two taxa were identified at this site--the aquatic earthworm family Lumbriculidae and midge subfamily Chironominae (Table 1).
Lumbriculidae were found only outside the limits of the active river channel and Hyalellidae were found only deep (60-100 cm) below the bed surface.
This specific fauna is nowadays well represented in the brackish but relatively carbonate-rich Caspian Sea, inhabited, among others, also by three species of the otherwise strongly freshwater oligochaete family Lumbriculidae (Hrabe 1950, Zinogenova 1975).
1 Araucnephioides 12 1 1 Simuliidae Gigantodax 46 17 139 Pedrowygomyia 6 Simulium 8 45 Limonia 2 1 Tipulidae Molophilus 3 1 9 Tipula 16 8 18 Ephemeroptera Baetidae Andesiops 28 24 25 Baetodes 176 178 256 Camelobaetidius 2 Prebaetodes 4 3 1 Leptohyphidae Haplohyphes Leptohyphes 16 22 20 Oligoneuridae Lachlania 3 2 10 Hemiptera Belostomatidae Belostoma Lepidoptera Arctiidae Paracles 1 Crambidae Synclita Megaloptera Corydalidae Protochauliodes Oligocheta Lumbriculidae LMt.
Lumbriculidae y Trichoptera, presentaron mayor heterogeneidad en las distintas estaciones de muestreo, presentando indices de selectividad igual a -1 en las estaciones 2 y 4, y 3 y 4, respectivamente.