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Earthworms of Belarus (Annelida: Megadrili)

1Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS, pr. Lavrientieva 10, 630090, Novosibirsk, Russia. 2Institute of Biological Problems of the North FEB RAS, Portovaya 18, 685000, Magadan, Russia.
3Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov, Moskovskiy Avenue 33, 210038, Vitebsk, Belarus.
4Center for Forest Ecology and Productivity RAS, Profsoyuznaya 84/32 b. 14, 117997, Moscow, Russia.
Department of General Biology and Ecology, Novosibirsk State University, Pirogova 2, 630090, Novosibirsk, Russia.
1Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS, pr. Lavrientieva 10, 630090, Novosibirsk, Russia.
3Vitebsk State University named after P.M. Masherov, Moskovskiy Avenue 33, 210038, Vitebsk, Belarus.
Omsk State Pedagogical University, Naberezhnaya Tukhachevskogo 14, 644099, Omsk, Russia.


A survey of the earthworm fauna of Belarus that included most of its territory was performed in this study. One genus, three species and one subspecies were reported for the first time. The fauna of Belarus thus comprises 17 species and two subspecies. Detailed maps for all of the reported species were constructed.



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