Unfamiliar bloodline: New family for an earthworm genus with exclusive circulatory system

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  • October 12, 2016
  • New earthworm family, named Kazimierzidae, has been established for a South African indigenous genus of 21 species. Although the circulatory system in the group has been regarded as exclusive upon their original description in 2006, their raising to a family status have only recently been confirmed by a research team from South Africa. Scientists Mrs […]