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Table 4 Terrestrial invertebrate species investigated for ED-related mechanistic, apical, or mechanistic and apical effects in studies published (all laboratory) between 2010 and 2020

From: Commentary: Assessing the endocrine disrupting effects of chemicals on invertebrates in the European Union

Phylum Species Number of studies Mechanistic Apical Mechanistic/apical
Annelida Eisenia fetida 2 1   1
  Enchytraeus crypticus 2   2  
Crustacea Porcellio scaber 3 1 2  
Hexapoda (Collembola) Folsomia candida 4 1 3  
Insecta Bombyx mori 1    1
  Drosophila melanogaster 4   2 2
  Euborellia annulipes 1   1  
  Lasius niger 1   1  
  Spodoptera exigua 1   1  
  Spodoptera littoralis 1    1
  Tenebrio molitor 1   1  
Nematoda Caenorhabditis elegans 2   1 1