Neena Dhiman1 and S.K. Battish2
G.N.G. College, Model Town, Ludhiana
Department of Zoology & Fisheries, P.A.U., Ludhiana - 141 004
The paper includes variations in location of genital markings of two species
of earthworms, Amynthas morrisi Beddard (1892) and Metaphire posthuma Vaillant
(1868) of Megascolecidae. A brief comparison of taxonomically important
features for identification of these species is also added.
Key words: Amynthas morrisi, Metaphire posthuma, genital markings, Megascolecidae,