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Module 2: Rapid identification of species (and recognition of distinctive taxa):

Hints on identifying various groups.

Part of the Freshwater Biological Association's distance learning course: "The Identification of Freshwater Invertebrates to Species Level". The three introductory modules and 9 taxon-group modules can be downloaded from their website.

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Illustrations Colour photographs.

Malcolm Storey

Taxonomic Scope

ANIMALIA (animals) Identification Current


More detail on identifying flatworms and leeches Module 3: advanced identification of flatworms (Tricladida) and leeches (Hirudinea):
Course Introduction Course Introduction:
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