oligochaete


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Synonyms for oligochaete

hermaphroditic terrestrial and aquatic annelids having bristles borne singly along the length of the body

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2008) evaluated in controlled laboratory conditions the toxic potential of sewage sludge in Oxisols and Chernossols on the population of oligochaetes of the Eisenia andrei species.
Trophic transfer and dietary toxicity of Cd from the oligochaete to the rainbow trout.
Assessing sublethal neurotoxicity effects in the freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus.
renale in maned wolves is related to the ingestion of water containing the oligochaete or to the ingestion of the paratenic host, a fish or an amphibian, containing the third-instar larva of D.
High volumetric proportions of immature insects (mostly chironomid larvae), polychaete and oligochaete worms in the croaker diet during late spring and summer corresponded with high abundance of these items in sediments samples.
A laboratory assay to assess avoidance of contaminated sediments by the freswater oligochaete Lumbriculus variegate.
However, opposite effects on bioaccumulation of some compounds from sediments amended with coal and charcoal by oligochaete worms (Tubificidae) have also been reported (e.
The Chironomous, oligochaete and zooplankton were selected based on previous studies on food preferences in nature.
Estimating heavy metal accumulation in oligochaete earthworms: a meta-analysis of field data // Bull.
Metallothionein response following cadmium exposure in the oligochaete Eisenia fetida.
Besides, there occurred a few brackish-water species such as the oligochaete Potamothrix bavaricus, ostracod Cyprideis torosa, and calanoid Limnocalanus grimaldii.
Spermatogenesis including spermiogenesis and the mature spermatozoon ultraestructure have been studied in several orders and oligochaete families (Jamieson et al.
Additive toxicity of binary mixtures of phototoxic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons to the oligochaete Lumbriculus variegatus.