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An earthworm is a tube-shaped, segmented worm found in the phylum Annelida. Earthworms are commonly found living in soil, feeding on live and dead ...

Earthworm - National Geographic Kids


Although native to Europe, earthworms are found throughout North America and western Asia. They do not live in deserts or regions where there is permafrost or ...



Earthworms are more than just fish bait. They are the main contributors to enriching and improving soil for plants, animals and even humans. Earthworms create ...

About Worms Worms4Earth.com Earthworms for Sale - Composting ...


One of Earth's original recyclers, earthworms are our planet's greatest composters. Earthworms need few requirements to thrive; a dark, moist environment with ...



The two most common species of earthworms in Northern Virginia are the Common Earthworm, or "nightcrawler" (Lumbricus terrestris) and the Red Earthworm ...

Earthworms - Colorado State University Extension


Regarded by Aristotle as the “intestines of the earth”, earthworms aid in soil fertility and structure, and contribute to overall plant health.

Earthworms and Their Relatives - BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse ...


What do they look like? Earthworms are smooth-skinned worms, with a body made of many small segments. If you look at the body you can see lines that mark  ...

Earthworm video - Lumbricus terrestris - 00 | ARKive


The common earthworm (Lumbricus terrestris) is an abundant species, which has an important role in the aeration and fertilisation of soil. It is the largest British ...

Worm Facts | The Adventures of Herman the Worm | U of I Extension


An earthworm can grow only so long. A well-fed adult will depend on what kind of worm it is, how many segments it has, how old it is and how well fed it is.

Earthworm diversity - Earthworm Society of Britain


Our best guess is that there are about 3,000 species of earthworms globally. You may find it surprising that we don't really know, but there are many countries ...

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Common Earthworms, Common Earthworm Pictures, Common ...


Learn all you wanted to know about common earthworms with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

10 Interesting Facts About Earthworms - EcoWatch


Mar 8, 2014 ... Oh, and earthworms. Anyone prone to working the soil knows that upturning the earth exposes these shiny, wigging, pinkish-brownish tubular ...

Earthworms - Backyard Nature


A general description of earthworm ecology and anatomy.