Southern Ocean oligochaete occurrence data - a literature-based compilation
CitationAntarctic Biodiversity Information Facility (ANTABIF). Southern Ocean oligochaete occurrence data - a literature-based compilation. Occurrence dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/mwhecf accessed via GBIF.org on 2018-06-23.
DescriptionThis data set gives all occurrences of marine oligochaetes in the Southern Ocean mentioned in the literature, from 1888 (first mention) until 2009. 25 species were mentioned, representative of three families, namely the Capilloventridae (1 genus, 1 species), the Enchytraeidae (3 genera, 16 species) and the Tubificidae. The latter family includes 3 subfamilies, the Rhyacodrilinae (1 genus, 1 species + 1 undetermined), the Phallodrilinae (3 genera, 5 species) and the Limnodriloidinae (1 genus, 1 species).
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