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            Family Anguinidae
                        Genus Nothotylenchus


Nothotylenchus Thorne, 1941

Description: “Cuticle thin with fine transverse striae.  Lateral field with four or more incisures.  Spear with rounded knobs.  Procorpus and corpus of esophagus cylindrical or fusiform; terminal bulb distinctly offset from intestine, sometimes slightly lobed.  Ovary single, prodelphic, outstretched; postvulval sac present.  Spicules and gubernaculums tylenchoid.  Bursa extending nearly to middle of tail.”Mai et al. 1996 and Goodey 1963.


T. Goodey and J.B. Goodey. 1963. Soil and Freshwater Nematodes.  Butler and Tanner Ltd, London, Great Britain pp. 113-114

Mai W., Mullin P.G., Lyon H.H., Loeffler. K.  1996.  Plant-Parasitic Nematodes: A Pictorial Key to Genera.  Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY.