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Definition of Lumbricus

Lumbricus
Lumbricus Lum"bri*cus, n. [L. See Lumbric.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of annelids, belonging to the Oligoch[ae]ta, and including the common earthworms. See Earthworm.

Meaning of Lumbricus from wikipedia

- Lumbricus terrestris is a large, reddish worm species thought to be native to Western Europe, now widely distributed around the world (along with several...
- Lumbricus rubellus is a species of earthworm that is related to Lumbricus terrestris. It is usually reddish brown or reddish violet, iridescent dorsally...
- Lumbricus contains some of the most commonly seen earthworms in Europe. The genus has nearly 700 valid species. Characteristics of some commonly encountered...
- wide to 3 m (9.8 ft) long and over 25 mm (0.98 in) wide, but the typical Lumbricus terrestris grows to about 360 mm (14 in) long. Probably the longest worm...
- Lumbricus badensis is a type of giant earthworm, a species of annelid. It is endemic to the upper-elevation spruce forests of Germany's Black Forest,...
- 3 lb). Microchaetus rappi was first described in 1849 by Dr. Rapp as Lumbricus microchaetus[1] with “an ****ociated proposal for a new genus named Microchaetus”...
- Tubifex tubifex, also called the sludge worm, “Boogie Worm”, or sewage worm, is a species of tubificid segmented worm that inhabits the sediments of lakes...
- geometric, static stress and dynamic stress scaling of the earthworm lumbricus terrestris". Journal of Experimental Biology. 201 (12): 1871–1883. doi:10...
- nightcrawlers (Eisenia hortensis, synonym Dendrobaena veneta) and red earthworm (Lumbricus rubellus) could also be used. Red wigglers are recommended by most vermicomposting...
- Lumbricus terrestris, an earthworm...