Dolichodorus aestuarius n. sp. (Nematode: Dolichodoridae)

F. H. Chow, A. L. Taylor


Dolichodorus aestuarius n. sp. from an estuarine habitat near Cedar Key, Florida is described. This nematode has a stylet range of 62-76 [mu]m in females and 60-72 [mu]m in males. The stylet is shorter than those of all described species except D. brevistilus. The probable host plant is Juncus roemerianus. Key Words: nematode, taxonomy.

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