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Oligochaeta US English

A class of annelid worms that includes the earthworms. They have simple setae projecting from each segment and a small head lacking sensory appendages

Oligochaeta in earthworm US English

A burrowing annelid worm that lives in the soil. Earthworms play an important role in aerating and draining the soil and in burying organic matter

Oligochaeta in tubifex US English

A small red annelid worm that lives in fresh water, partly buried in the mud

Oligochaeta in oligochaete US English

An annelid worm of the class Oligochaeta, such as an earthworm