New record of Punctodera punctata from Spain

P. Castillo, M. Dolores Romero, A. Gomez Barcina


During a nematode survey of wet habitats in a mountainous area in the south of Spain an abundant population of a cyst nematode species, identified as Punctodera punctata (Thorne) Mulvey et Stone was found. The morphology and morphometry of cysts, juveniles and males are briefly described.

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