Moniligastridae

Narayanan, S. Prasanth, Sathrumithra, S., Christopher, G., Thomas, A. P. & Julka, J. M., 2016, Checklist of the earthworms (Oligochaeta) of Kerala, a constituent of Western Ghats biodiversity hotspot, India, Zootaxa 4193 (1), pp. 117-137: 120-122

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4193.1.5

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scientific name

Moniligastridae
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Family Moniligastridae 

1. Drawida agricola Stephenson, 1925 

Drawida agricola Stephenson, 1925: 53  –54.

T. Taliparamba (12.037ºN, 75.359o E), IndiaGoogleMaps  . D. Dist. Kannur: Taliparamba ( Stephenson, 1925); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description. 

2. Drawida brunnea Stephenson, 1915 

Drawida brunnea Stephenson, 1915: 51  –52.

T. Parambikulam (10.383o N, 76.708o E), India. D. Dist. Palakkad: Parambikulam ( Stephenson 1915); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description.GoogleMaps 

3. Drawida chalakudiana Stephenson, 1915 

Drawida chalakudiana Stephenson, 1915: 54  –57.

T. Chalakudi (Chalakudy) (10.3o N, E 76.33o E), India. D. Dist. Thrissur: Chalakudi ( Stephenson 1915); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description.GoogleMaps 

4. Drawida circumpapillata Aiyer, 1929 

Drawida circumpapillatus Aiyer, 1929: 50  –51.

T. Nedumangad (8.603o N, 77.002o E), India. D. Dist. Thiruvananthapuram: Nedumangad ( Aiyer 1929), Vembayam ( Aiyer 1929); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description.GoogleMaps 

5. Drawida ghatensis Michaelsen, 1910 

Drawida ghatensis Michaelsen, 1910: 52  –54; Stephenson 1915: 49; Aiyer 1929: 48.

T. Tenmalai  (Thenmala) (8.95o N, 77.06o E), India; Types: ZSICAbout ZSIC 4166View Materials /7 ( ZSICAbout ZSIC catalogue). D. Dist. Palakkad: Road to Valiyaparathodu (Silent Valley National Park) ( Julka & Chandra 1986); Dist. Thrissur: Kavalai in Forest Tramway ( Stephenson 1915); Dist. Kottayam: Athirampuzha ( Narayanan et al. 2014b), Kottayam ( Michaelsen 1910); Dist. Pathanamthitta: Thiruvella (Thiruvalla) ( Aiyer 1929); Dist. Kollam: Kulattupuzha (Kulathupuzha) ( Michaelsen 1910), Maddathoray (Madathara) ( Michaelsen 1910), Tenmalai  (Thenmala) ( Michaelsen 1910); Dist. Thiruvananthapuram: Bonaccord (Bonacaud, Bonakkad) ( Michaelsen 1913), Mukkunni Reserve Forest ( Aiyer 1929), Ponmudi ( Michaelsen 1913); Kerala endemic.GoogleMaps 

6. Drawida grandis ( Bourne, 1886) 

Moniligaster grandis Bourne, 1886: 671  .

Drawida grandis (Bourne)  . Michaelsen 1900: 117; Julka & Chandra 1986: 167. T. Nilgiris (11.40o N, 76.70o E), India. D. Dist. Palakkad: Kanjikode ( Kathireswari et al. 2005), Mukkali ( Julka & Chandra 1986), Silent Valley National Park ( Julka & Chandra 1986; Mohan et al. 2011); near endemic.GoogleMaps 

7. Drawida impertusa Stephenson, 1920 

Drawida barwelli var. impertusus Stephenson, 1920: 200  –202; Aiyer 1929: 47.

Drawida impertusa Stephenson. Gates 1965: 87  .

T. Bombay (now Mumbai) (18.975o N, 72.825o E), India. D. Dist. Palakkad: Kanjikode ( Kathireswari et al. 2005); Dist. Idukki: Vandiperiyar ( Aiyer 1929); Dist. Alappuzha: Kerumaadi (Karumadi) ( Michaelsen 1910); Dist. Pathanamthitta: Thiruvella (Thiruvalla) ( Aiyer 1929); native peregrine.

8. Drawida lennora Gates, 1945 

Drawida lennora Gates, 1945a: 67  .

T. Kurnool, (15.83o N, 78.05o E), India. D. Dist. Palakkad: Kanjikode ( Kathireswari et al. 2005); native peregrine.GoogleMaps 

9. Drawida matthaii Michaelsen, 1910  Drawida matthaii Michaelsen, 1910: 47  –48.

T. Calicut ( Kozhikode) (11.258o N, 75.780o E)GoogleMaps  , India. D. Dist  . Kozhikode: Calicut ( Kozhikode) ( Michaelsen 1910); Kerala endemic. 

10. Drawida nilamburensis ( Bourne, 1894) 

Moniligaster nilamburensis Bourne, 1894: 362  –363.

Drawida nilamburensis (Bourne)  . Michaelsen 1900: 117.

T. Nilambur (11.276o N, 76.225o E), IndiaGoogleMaps  . D. Dist. Malappuram: Nilambur ( Bourne 1894); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description. Blakemore (2007) has located Nilambur in Southeast India while in fact it is in Kerala (Southwest India)  .

11. Drawida parambikulamana Stephenson, 1915 

Drawida parambikulamana Stephenson, 1915: 53  –54.

T. Parambikulam (10.383o N, 76.708o E), India. D. Dist. Palakkad: Parambikulam ( Stephenson 1915); Kerala endemic.GoogleMaps 

12. Drawida parva ( Bourne, 1894) 

Moniligaster parva Bourne, 1894: 371  –372.

Drawida parva (Bourne)  . Michaelsen 1900: 118.

T. Ootacamund (now Udhagamandalam) (11.41o N, 76.7o E), India. D. Dist. Palakkad: Silent Valley National Park ( Mohan et al. 2011). R. Near endemic.GoogleMaps 

13. Drawida pellucida pellucida ( Bourne, 1894) 

Moniligaster pellucida Bourne, 1894: 363  .

Drawida pellucida (Bourne)  . Michaelsen 1900: 118.

Drawida pellucida  f. typica (Bourne). Michaelsen 1910: 48; Stephenson 1923: 150; Aiyer 1929: 48. Drawida pellucida pellucida (Bourne)  . Blakemore 2007: 7.

T. Ootacamund (now Udhagamandalam) (11.41o N, 76.7o E), India. D. Dist. Kollam: Chadayamangalam ( ElAmmari et al. 2015), Kottarakkara ( ElAmmari et al. 2015), Yeroor ( ElAmmari et al. 2015); Dist. Thiruvananthapuram: Ponmudi ( Aiyer 1929); native peregrine.GoogleMaps 

14. Drawida robusta cochinensis Stephenson, 1925 

Drawida robusta var. cochinensis Stephenson, 1925: 52  –53.

Drawida robusta cochinensis Stephenson. Blakemore 2007: 8  .

T. Chalakudi (Chalakudy) (10.3o N, 76.33o E), India. D. Dist. Thrissur: Chalakudi (Chalakudy) ( Stephenson 1925), Kavalai ( Stephenson 1925); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description.GoogleMaps 

15. Drawida sulcata Michaelsen, 1907 

Drawida sulcata Michaelsen, 1907: 144  .

T. Coonoor (11.35o N, 76.82o E), India. D. Dist. Palakkad: Silent Valley National Park ( Mohan et al. 2011); native peregrine.GoogleMaps 

16. Drawida travancorensis Michaelsen, 1910 

Drawida travancorensis Michaelsen, 1910: 46  –47; Aiyer 1929: 49.

T. Kottayam (9.58o N, 76.52E), India. D. Dist. Kottayam: Kottayam ( Michaelsen 1910); Dist. Kollam: Tenmalai  (Thenmala) ( Aiyer 1929); Dist. Thiruvananthapuram: Vattiyoorkavu ( Nair et al. 2007), Vembayam ( Aiyer 1929); Kerala endemic.GoogleMaps 

17. Moniligaster aiyeri Gates, 1940 

Moniligaster aiyeri Gates, 1940: 493  –495.

T. Muthukkuzhi (somewhere in Kerala-Tamil Nadu border), India. D. Dist. Thiruvananthapuram: Muthukkuzhi ( Gates 1940); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description. 

18. Moniligaster deshayesi Perrier, 1872  Moniligaster deshayesi Perrier, 1872: 130  .

Moniligaster deshayesi var. minor Michaelsen, 1913: 78  ; Aiyer 1929: 44; Gates 1940: 504.

T. Unknown; Types: Paris Museum ( Gates 1940). D. Dist. Kollam: Tenmalai  (Thenmala) ( Aiyer 1929; Gates 1940); Dist. Thiruvananthapuram: Bonaccord (Bonacaud, Bonakkad) ( Michaelsen 1913), Chimungi (Chemmunji) ( Michaelsen 1913), Neduvangand (Nedumangad) ( Michaelsen 1910); near endemic; Kerala endemic. R. Specimens described from Parambikulam (in Kerala) by Stephenson (1915) do not belong to Moniligaster deshayesi ( Gates 1940)  .

19. Moniligaster gravelyi Stephenson, 1915 

Moniligaster deshayesi var. gravelyi Stephenson, 1915: 59  –61.

Moniligaster gravelyi Stephenson. Gates 1940: 504  .

T. Trichur (Thrissur) (10.52o N, 76.21o E), India. D. Dist. Thrissur: Kavalai ( Stephenson 1925), Trichur (Thrissur) ( Stephenson 1915); Kerala endemic. R. Only known from the original description.GoogleMaps 

ZSIC

Zoological Survey of India

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Clitellata

Order

Haplotaxida

Family

Moniligastridae

Loc

Moniligastridae

Narayanan, S. Prasanth, Sathrumithra, S., Christopher, G., Thomas, A. P. & Julka, J. M. 2016

2016
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Drawida barwelli var. impertusus

Aiyer 1929: 47Stephenson 1920: 200

1929
Loc

Drawida travancorensis

Aiyer 1929: 49Michaelsen 1910: 46

1929
Loc

Moniligaster deshayesi var. minor

Gates 1940: 504
Aiyer 1929: 44Michaelsen 1913: 78

1929
Loc

Drawida ghatensis

Aiyer 1929: 48
Stephenson 1915: 49Michaelsen 1910: 52

1915
Loc

Drawida pellucida

Blakemore 2007: 7
Aiyer 1929: 48
Stephenson 1923: 150
Michaelsen 1910: 48

1910
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Drawida nilamburensis

Michaelsen 1900: 117

1900
Loc

Drawida parva

Michaelsen 1900: 118

1900
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Drawida pellucida

Michaelsen 1900: 118

1900
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Drawida agricola

Stephenson 1925: 53

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Drawida brunnea

Stephenson 1915: 51

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Drawida chalakudiana

Stephenson 1915: 54

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Drawida circumpapillatus

Aiyer 1929: 50

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Moniligaster grandis

Bourne 1886: 671

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Drawida impertusa Stephenson. Gates 1965 : 87

Gates 1965: 87

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Drawida lennora

Gates 1945: 67

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Moniligaster nilamburensis

Bourne 1894: 362

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Drawida parambikulamana

Stephenson 1915: 53

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Moniligaster parva

Bourne 1894: 371

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Moniligaster pellucida

Bourne 1894: 363

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Drawida robusta var. cochinensis

Stephenson 1925: 52

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Drawida robusta cochinensis Stephenson. Blakemore 2007 : 8

Blakemore 2007: 8

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Drawida sulcata

Michaelsen 1907: 144

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Moniligaster aiyeri

Gates 1940: 493

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Moniligaster deshayesi var. gravelyi

Stephenson 1915: 59

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Moniligaster gravelyi Stephenson. Gates 1940 : 504

Gates 1940: 504