New earthworm species discovery in the Netherlands


This 2012 video is called The Amazing World Of Earthworms In The UK – Springwatch – BBC Two.

Today, biologist Anne Krediet reported on Dutch Vroege Vogels radio about the discovery in Biesbosch national park of an earthworm species, new for the Netherlands. It is Murchieona muldadi.

It is a small species, only about 15-25 millimeter.

Krediet recently published this book about the about 30 earthworm species of the Netherlands.

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