Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Screen Version

Erpobdelliformes  Sawyer, 1986
Taxonomic Serial No.: 568836

(Download Help) Erpobdelliformes TSN 568836

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Infraorder  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAnnelida  – annelids, annélides, Anelídeo, minhoca, sanguessuga  
                         SuborderArhynchobdellida Blanchard, 1894  
                            InfraorderErpobdelliformes Sawyer, 1986  
    Direct Children:  
                               FamilyErpobdellidae Blanchard, 1894  
                               FamilyOrobdellidae Nakano, Ramlah and Hikida, 2012  
                               FamilySalifidae Johansson, 1910  

  Expert: Donald J. Klemm   
  Notes: National Exposure Research Laboratory, Ecological Exposure Research Division, Ecosystems Research Branch (MS-642), 26 W. Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268-0001   
  Reference for: Erpobdelliformes    
  Expert: William E. Moser   
  Notes: Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC 163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Erpobdelliformes    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sawyer, Roy T.   
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Leech Biology and Behaviour, vol. 2   
  Page(s): 419-793   
  Publisher: Clarendon Press   
  Publication Place: Oxford, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-19-857622-6   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Siddall M. E., A. E. Bely, and E. Borda / Rouse G., and F. Pleijel, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Hirudinida   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Annelida   
  Page(s): 393-430   
  Publisher: Science Publishers   
  Publication Place: Enfield, New Hampshire, USA   
  Reference for: Erpobdelliformes   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar