Andiorrhinus (Meridrilus) Righi, 1993

Feijoo, Alexander, Brown, George G. & James, Samuel W., 2017, New species of Andiorrhinus Cognetti, 1908 (Oligochaeta: Rhinodrilidae) from Venezuela and Brazil, Zootaxa 4363 (1), pp. 55-78: 66

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4363.1.2

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Andiorrhinus (Meridrilus) Righi, 1993
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Subgenus Andiorrhinus (Meridrilus) Righi, 1993 

Type species. Andiorrhinus (Meridrilus) guamo Righi 1990  .

Diagnosis. The subgenus Andiorrhinus  ( Meridrilus  ) is defined by the presence of two pairs of intestinal hearts in segments 12 and 13 ( Righi 1986; 1993). Number of species: 8. Distribution: all in Venezuela.