CZ EN
SEARCH  

Taxon profile

species

Nightcrawler
Lumbricus terrestris Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Annelida - annelids »  class Oligochaeta »  order Opisthopora »  family Lumbricidae »  genus Lumbricus

Scientific synonyms

Enterion herculeus Savigny, 1826

Other names

= Common Earthworm

Images

Lumbricus terrestris - Nightcrawler

Author: Ondřej Zicha

Lumbricus terrestris - Nightcrawler

Author: Jan Zima

Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete

Links and literature

Pižl V., 2002: Žížaly České republiky (Earthworms of the Czech Republic). Sborník přírodovědeckého klubu v Uherském Hradišti, Supplementum 9, 154 pp. [as Lumbricus terrestris]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [178345]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Lumbricus terrestris Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Hudec K., Kolibáč J., Laštůvka Z., Peňáz M. a kol. (2007): Příroda České republiky: průvodce faunou, Academia [as Lumbricus terrestris]

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.

Comments