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  • Invertebrate Zoology 95557 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Aporrectodea caliginosa
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • Road to Le Culata, Edo
  • South America: Venezuela: Merida
  • 2/12/1967 (1967-12-02)
Identifications
Aporrectodea caliginosa (Savigny, 1826)
Animalia Annelida Oligochaeta Lumbricidae Aporrectodea caliginosa
Identified by Samuel W. James
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: S.W. James, 1992
Citations
 
Sine Systemate Chaos? A Versatile Tool for Earthworm Taxonomy: Non-Destructive Imaging of Freshly Fixed and Museum Specimens Using Micro-Computed Tomography
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Sine Systemate Chaos? A Versatile Tool for Earthworm Taxonomy: Non-Destructive Imaging of Freshly Fixed and Museum Specimens Using Micro-Computed Tomography
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Venezuela
State/Province: Merida
Specific Locality: Road to Le Culata, Edo
Verbatim Locality: Venezuela, Merida, Road to Le Culata, Edo
General Habitat: in mud of stream
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 2/12/1967 (1967-12-02)
Collectors
Juan Arturo Rivero
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 2
Remarks: Stained in .3% PTA and scanned using microtomography May 2013, J.Lenihan
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