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Csuzdi, Cs., PavlĂ­ček, T. and Nevo, E. 1999: A new earthworm species Dendrobaena rothschildae sp. nov. from Israel, and comments on the distribution of Dendrobaena species in the Levant (Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae). Opusc. Zool. Budapest 31: 25-32.

A new earthworm species, Dendrobaena rothschildae sp. n. is described from Israel. A zoogeographical analysis of Dendrobaena species being autochthonous in Israel is presented.