LONGIDORUS RASKII SP.N. (NEMATODA: DORYLAIMIDA) FROM SWITZERLAND

F. Lamberti, A. Agostinelli

Abstract


Longidorus raskii sp.n. is described from specimens collected from the rhizosphere of apple trees in the Province of Lausanne in Switzerland. It is a bisexual species with a body length of ca. 7.5 mm, odontostyle length ca. 100 µm, lip region continuous with the rest of the body, bilobed amphidial pouches and bluntly rounded, hemispherical tail. L. raskii resembles L.profundorum Hooper, 1965, L. belloi Andrés et Arias, 1988 and L. athesinus Lamberti, Coiro et Agostinelli, 1991.

Full Text:

PDF