oa Annals of the Natal Museum - Two new species of Microchaetus Rapp, 1849 from the eastern Cape Province of South Africa (Oligochaeta: Microchaetidae)

Volume 32, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0304-0798



Two new species of the genus Microchaetus Rapp, 1849: M. stuckenbergi sp. n. and M. klopperi sp. n., collected from the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa, are descriptionbed and illustrated. Their relationship to the similar holandric species M. microchaetus Rapp, 1849, M. braunsi Michaelsen, 1899 and M. decipiens Michaelsen, 1899 is discussed.

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