The first record of Helobdella nuda (Hirudinida, Glossiphoniidae) in lake Baikal

I. A. Kaygorodova 1  and S. Yu. Utevsky 2
  • 1 Limnological Institute, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Ulan-Batorskaya, 3, Irkutsk, 664033 Russia
  • 2 V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, pl. Svobody, 4, Kharkiv, 61022 Ukraine

The First Record of Helobdella nuda (Hirudinida, Glossiphoniidae) in Lake Baikal. Kaygorodova I. A., Utevsky S. Yu. - By far, the leech species Helobdella nuda (Moore, 1924) was known from China and the Amur River basin. It is found to occur in shallow waters of Lake Baikal.

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