Maoridrilus felix felix Blakemore, 2010

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 2010

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

South Island, New Zealand

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Blakemore, Robert J. (2010). New zeal for new New Zealand earthworms (Acanthodrilidae, Octochaetidae, Megascolecidae, Lumbricidae: Oligochaeta: Annelida). VermEcology, Japan, 55 pp., CD publication compliant with ICZN (1999: Art. 8).

 

Other references:

Blakemore, Robert J. (2017). Maoridrilus felix. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T103167440A103193330. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-2.RLTS.T103167440A103193330.en. Downloaded on 18 September 2021.

Boyer, Stephane, Blakemore, Robert J. and Wratten, Steve D. (2011). An integrative taxonomic approach to the identification of three new New Zealand endemic earthworm species (Acanthodrilidae, Octochaetidae: Oligochaeta). Zootaxa 2994: 21-32.

Overmars, F. B. et al. (1998). Ngakawau Ecological District: Survey Report for the Protected Natural Areas Programme. Department of Conservation, West Coast Conservancy., Hokitika, N.Z.

 

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